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Cynthia Felton: Save Your Love For Me: Sings the Nancy Wilson Classics

Tribute albums are a tricky business. What, one must invariably ask, is the intent? To replicate the sound of the honoree? To echo his or her style? Or just to cover a slate of associated songs? Intentionally or not, in this case it is the lattermost. Vocalist and educator Cynthia Felton is a fine jazz … Read More “Cynthia Felton: Save Your Love For Me: Sings the Nancy Wilson Classics”

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Cynthia Felton: Freedom Jazz Dance

Cynthia Felton’s four-octave range and keen jazz instincts could easily sustain a solid recording career. But she is far too intrepid and dexterous a musical explorer to restrict her role to mere vocal brilliance. Felton’s previous albums navigated the Oscar Brown Jr. and Duke Ellington songbooks. For her third session as leader, she widens her … Read More “Cynthia Felton: Freedom Jazz Dance”

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