An American language student moves to Europe to study French, Italian and German for a Masters degree in comparative literature. Her life takes an unexpected twist that sees Stacey Kent become one of the world’s foremost jazz singers.
Stacey, who joined the Blue Note (EMI) roster of recording artists in 2007, now boasts eight best-selling albums, including the Grammy nominated, Platinum-selling, BREAKFAST ON THE MORNING TRAM (2007), THE BOY NEXT DOOR (2003) and RACONTE-MOI (2010), both of which achieved Gold status, a string of awards, including the 2001 British Jazz Award, the 2002 BBC Jazz Award for ‘Best Vocalist,’ the 2004 Backstage Bistro Award for best live performance, the 2006 “Album of the Year” Award for Jim Tomlinson’s album, THE LYRIC, as well as a fan base that enables her to sell out concert halls around the world.
Stacey is currently touring her newest album release, DREAMER IN CONCERT, recorded live in Paris at La Cigale, released June 5, 2012.
US TOUR DATES
3/17 @ Frauenthal Center – Muskegon, MI
3/18 @ SPACE – Evanston, IL
3/20 @ Jazz SLC – Salt Lake City, UT
3/24 @ UCO Jazz Club – Edmond, UK
3/25 @ Germantown, TN