Recommended if You Like
Sarah Vaughan Betty Carter Dianne Reeves

Genres You Will Love
Jazz: Jazz Vocals Jazz: Traditional Jazz Combo Moods: Solo Female Artist Moods: Type: Vocal

By Location
United States - Pennsylvania Sell your music everywhere

Ella Gahnt

ELLA GAHNT is a Philly-based Jazz vocalist who has been dubbed “Philly’s Class Act” by local media and fans. She has “wowed” audiences at most of the areas major venues including The Kimmel Center, The West Oak Lane Jazz Festival, The Philadelphia Museum of Art “Art After Five” Series, The Painted Bride Art Center, The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA, The Mellon Jazz Festival, The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts, Afro-American Museum’s “Jazz Till Sunrise” Festival, and The Morrisville Jazz Festival. Currently, she performs regularly with her own trio/quartet, with Nasir Dickerson & the Renaissance Messengers, with The Clef Club Community Jazz Big Band, and as featured vocalist with the Philadelphia Legends of Jazz Orchestra. Ella tells musical stories in her own unique way while honoring the vocal legacy of Sarah Vaughn, Billie Holiday, Carmen McCrae, Betty Carter and Ella Fitzgerald. Her CDs “Immaculate Union” and “By Request” are currently in rotation on Philly’s Jazz Station WRTI-FM. This month, Ella has released her 3rd CD entitled “Third Stage Of Elegance” which showcases her songwriting abilities. Look out for Ella Gahnt – she’s traveling at the speed of swing!

Read more...