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Sarah Clay: Jazz Vocals


Sarah Clay: Lyrical, Soulful, Playful Jazz Vocals & Flute

 “Vocalist Sarah Clay is a musician of considerable experience, with a penchant for creating interesting phrases with material that could become clichéd in less capable hands.” (Rich Mayer, music reviewer)

I love it when my band swings with richly-voiced, lush chords. It's a special sound that is unmistakably jazz: smooth, lively, mellow, fun. Clay Jazz [and Feats of Clay Jazz] performs throughout New England at restaurants, parties, business events, weddings . . . what about your next event?

Jazz is America's indigenous classical music and I am proud to continue the tradition. My style of jazz tends to be more melodic, lyrical, and playful (not the head-banging' stuff!)  A typical set will include Swing, Latin, Bossa Nova, Ballads, Spanish love songs, Blues, and standards from the American Songbook. Some of my favorite composers are Cole Porter, George & Ira Gershwin, Thelonius Monk, Charles Mingus, Hoagy Carmichael, Duke Ellington, Antonio Carlos Jobim, and many others from the 1930s to the present.

Click on the Music button to listen to sample tracks. If you like what you hear, hire me and my band to perform! We'll bring sophisticated entertainment to any celebration or small venue.

Want to learn how to sing better? Prepare for an audition or performance? Learn to play the flute? Study basic music theory or improve your reading skills?  I can help. Click on the Lessons button for the scoop.

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