Home > Artists > Cassandra Wilson

Cassandra Wilson

1955 -

Origin: United States

Main instrument: Vocal

Genres: Jazz, Vocal jazz

A crossover artist capable of covering everything from British pop to American country in her earthy contralto, jazz vocalist and composer Cassandra Wilson transcends any one musical genre. Time magazine hailed her as "America's Best Singer" in 2001 - and the accolade doesn't overstate her talent. Over the course of her nearly 30-year career, this Festival favourite has continued to evolve her art form, deftly reinventing jazz repertoire with a light touch, steadfast vision and intimate delivery.

CASSANDRA WILSON ONLINE
Share:
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE:

Titre

 
SHARE:
  • Opening Gala : Cassandra Wilson  - 2010 Concert

To comment on this profile or signal some inaccurate information, send your email to webmestre_jazz@equipespectra.ca.

Artists index

Name of the artist or group

Show artists who appeared in:

Show artists whose musical genre is:


Show artists whose musical instrument is:

Search for artists by country or province:

Link to this video