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Rebecca Parris: You Don’t Know Me

Billy Strayhorn may still have been shy of his 21st birthday when he wrote “Lush Life,” but it takes a singer of significant maturity, chronological or otherwise, to convincingly plumb the depths of its gin-soaked regret. Ditto “Yesterdays” and “Too Late Now.” Rebecca Parris, long hailed as the queen of the Boston jazz scene, is precisely such an artist.

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