Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, live sessions and more!
Start Your Free Trial

John Hollenbeck’s Claudia Quintet at the Earshot Jazz Festival

Dee Dee Bridgewater

Dee Dee Bridgewater is full of surprises. I’m never sure whether I’m going to hear her jazz side, her Broadway diva side or a mix of the two.

The 2000 Montreal International Jazz Festival debut of the singer’s take on the Kurt Weill Songbook was a project under construction. It was disappointing then, and on the album that followed in 2002, This Is New.

Start Your Free Trial to Continue Reading

Become a JazzTimes member to explore our complete archive of interviews, profiles, columns, and reviews written by music's best journalists and critics.
Originally Published