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Vibraphonist Sasha Berliner Finds Her Own Groove

At 21, Sasha Berliner is already an accomplished vibraphonist, composer, bandleader, and performer. In 2018 she won the first Letter One Rising Stars Jazz Award competition to be held in North America, beating out 230 other artists. The prize included a tour of seven major jazz festivals in North America and Canada, and one of … Read More “Vibraphonist Sasha Berliner Finds Her Own Groove”

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Veronica Swift: Following the Family Route, Exploring Her Own

Listen to Veronica Swift scat and you’d swear she’s channeling Ella. Cool, calm, confident, and elegant onstage, the 25-year-old can slide seamlessly from a difficult syncopated rhythm to a wistful love song to a fresh arrangement of an old standard. “People ask me, ‘When did you discover that singing jazz was your passion?’” she says. … Read More “Veronica Swift: Following the Family Route, Exploring Her Own”

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