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FREE: Emily Day Trio
August 24, 2013
Jazz vocalist and arranger
Yoshi's Local Talent Series: FREE live music in The Lounge 6:30 to 10:00pm!
Emily Day is an accomplished vocalist and arranger who draws her inspiration from her love of the American Songbook and her engagement in the tapestry that is jazz today. Currently based in San Francisco, Emily was trained in New York at the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music and the Institute for Popular Music at the University of Liverpool, England. She has been awarded Outstanding Soloist with a Big Band at the North American Music Festival in Toronto, and Outstanding Solo Vocalist and Outstanding Soloist at the UNH Clark Terry Jazz Festival. Emily has shared the stage with such performers as Junior Mance, Sheila Jordan, Ray Vega, and Maynard Ferguson. In 2012 Emily recorded Where or When, her debut album of original arrangements of standards. She has graced the stage of the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco, the Clark Terry Jazz Festival, The North American Music Festival, amongst many other top venues around the world.