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Tammy McCann has been named ‚ÄúBest Jazz Vocal Performance‚ÄĚ 3 years running by the Chicago Tribune!!! Tammy is an internationally recognized Jazz Vocalist who‚Äôs powerful, sultry, and emotionally charged voice paints pictures and tells stories by merging Classical vocal technique and Gospel ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Tammy McCann has been named ‚ÄúBest Jazz Vocal Performance‚ÄĚ 3 years running by the Chicago Tribune!!! Tammy is an internationally recognized Jazz Vocalist who‚Äôs powerful, sultry, and emotionally charged voice paints pictures and tells stories by merging Classical vocal technique and Gospel ... (read complete bio)
Mabel Mercer Foundation Gears Up For CABARET CONVENTION October 25 - 27 Photo Mabel Mercer Foundation Gears Up For CABARET CONVENTION October 25 - 27
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 18, 2021

The Mabel Mercer Foundation, led by KT Sullivan shows resilience as it evolves with the changing times and pandemic needs, presenting streaming and live performances for the 2021 Cabaret Convention.

Tammy McCann Presents Yes Mahalia! at Hyde Park Jazz Festival Photo Tammy McCann Presents Yes Mahalia! at Hyde Park Jazz Festival
by Stephi Wild - Sep 25, 2021

No jazz singer on the scene today bridges Sacred and Secular like 2020 Chicagoan of the Year in Jazz Tammy McCann. Throughout her career, McCann has paid homage to gospel pioneer Mahalia Jackson, and on Sunday, September 26, from 1:00 ‚Äď 2:00 pm, she and her 11-piece band bring her tribute, Yes Mahalia!, to the Hyde Park Jazz Festival's West Stage, Midway Plaisance at S. Ellis Avenue.

Working In Concert Will Celebrate 100 Years Of Cabaret Photo Working In Concert Will Celebrate 100 Years Of Cabaret
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2021

Never before has there been a collection of Chicago's African American singers, Parisian Cabaret, LGBTQIA artists, and the classic American standards all coming together to celebrate 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret!

Alan Cumming, Kal Penn, Sutton Foster, and More Join Chicago Humanities Festival Photo Alan Cumming, Kal Penn, Sutton Foster, and More Join Chicago Humanities Festival
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 9, 2021

Headliners include Tony Award-winning actor and singer Sutton Foster; Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard with his brother, actor Clint Howard; Design Matters podcast host Debbie Millman; actor and former White House staffer Kal Penn; Tony Award-winning actor Alan Cumming; PEN/Hemingway award-winning writer Teju Cole; and Illinois Poet Laureate Angela Jackson. 

The Music Institute of Chicago Announces MUSIC IN THE GROVE Block Party Photo The Music Institute of Chicago Announces MUSIC IN THE GROVE Block Party
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2021

The Music Institute of Chicago will welcome families and music lovers of all ages to Music in the Grove, a free indoor/outdoor block party and birthday bash celebrating 90 years of music-making and teaching.

Vocalist Tammy McCann Pays Tribute To Gospel Great Mahalia Jackson With YES MAHALIA! Photo Vocalist Tammy McCann Pays Tribute To Gospel Great Mahalia Jackson With YES MAHALIA!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 3, 2021

Throughout her career, McCann has paid homage to gospel pioneer Mahalia Jackson, and on Friday, August 6, 7:00 pm, at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park, she and the Eyal Vilner Big Band will perform her latest soulful tribute, “Yes Mahalia!, at Jazzmobile's Summerfest 2021, which is dedicated to co-founder Dr. Billy Taylor in honor of his 100th Birthday  

BWW Review: BLUE SKIES: AN AMERICAN SONG BOOK By Mario Frangoulis Photo BWW Review: BLUE SKIES: AN AMERICAN SONG BOOK By Mario Frangoulis
by Peter Danish - May 25, 2021

BWW Review: BLUE SKIES: AN AMERICAN SONG BOOK BY MARIO FRANGOULIS

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 10- Norm Lewis, Patti LuPone and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 10- Norm Lewis, Patti LuPone and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 10, 2021

Today (May 10) in live streaming: Live at the Lortel with David Henry Hwang, Restart Stages with Norm Lewis, Alan Cumming and more visit Cast Party, and so much more!

VIDEO: Watch Alan Cumming, Shayna Steele & More on Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party- Li Photo VIDEO: Watch Alan Cumming, Shayna Steele & More on Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party- Live at 8pm!
by Jim Caruso - May 10, 2021

Streaming on Jim Caruso's Cast Party on Monday, May 10, guests will include Guests this week include Alan Cumming, Shayna Steele, Alexander Mendoza, Tammy McCann, Honey Collective.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 7, 2021

Today (May 7) in live streaming: Next on Stage is back to introduce the College Top 30, an Anastasia reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

Alan Cumming Joins JIM CARUSO'S PAJAMA CAST PARTY Guest List For May 10th Photo Alan Cumming Joins JIM CARUSO'S PAJAMA CAST PARTY Guest List For May 10th
by Stephen Mosher - May 5, 2021

The indefatigable Mr. Caruso welcomes an astounding array of guests and, among them, the Individual Mr. Cumming.

Mario Frangoulis Will Stream 'Blue Skies' An American Songbook Concert Photo Mario Frangoulis Will Stream 'Blue Skies' An American Songbook Concert
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021

Mario Frangoulis, international classical crossover tenor, hosts the premiere streaming of his sold-out concert 'Blue Skies, An American Songbook' from the ancient theatre of the Herod Atticus Odeon at the foot of the Acropolis in Athens on May 7th.

The Music Institute of Chicago Celebrates the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Photo The Music Institute of Chicago Celebrates the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020

The Music Institute of Chicago celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. through music and discussion via livestream January 16 and 17. Stephanie Shonekan will explore issues of race and identity in American music culture in a keynote lecture on Saturday, January 16 at 3 p.m. 

Family and Friends Celebrated the Life of NEA Jazz Master Stanley Crouch at Minton's Photo Family and Friends Celebrated the Life of NEA Jazz Master Stanley Crouch at Minton's
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2020

A small group of family and friends gathered Monday at the historic Minton's Playhouse in Harlem to celebrate the life of Stanley Crouch, the 74-year old author, journalist, critic, playwright, poet and NEA Jazz Master who died in New York September 16 following a long illness.

BWW Feature: New York City Cabaret Convention Goes Virtual With Four Nights Of Entert Photo BWW Feature: New York City Cabaret Convention Goes Virtual With Four Nights Of Entertainment
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 8, 2020

KT Sullivan vows to keep The Cabaret Convention alive and evolving with the first ever Virtual presentation and a diverse lineup of artists well-known and humble.

Music Institute's INDOOR VOICES Continues In July Photo Music Institute's INDOOR VOICES Continues In July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 10, 2020

The Music Institute of Chicago's 'Indoor Voices,' a free series of weekly virtual visits with music luminaries featuring conversation and occasional performance, continues with more artists in July.

The Music Institute of Chicago to Present INDOOR VOICES Photo The Music Institute of Chicago to Present INDOOR VOICES
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2020

In a salute to the legacy of Nichols Concert Hall (NCH), its highly regarded concert venue, the Music Institute of Chicago presents a?oeIndoor Voices,a?? a free series of weekly musical visits with musicians who have performed at NCH, including guest artists, faculty, and alumni.

Music Institute of Chicago Launches INDOOR VOICES Photo Music Institute of Chicago Launches INDOOR VOICES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

In a salute to the legacy of Nichols Concert Hall (NCH), its highly regarded concert venue, the Music Institute of Chicago presents 'Indoor Voices,' a free series of weekly musical visits with musicians who have performed at NCH, including guest artists, faculty, and alumni.

The Music Institute of Chicago Will Present a Jazz Double Header at Nichols Concert H Photo The Music Institute of Chicago Will Present a Jazz Double Header at Nichols Concert Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2020

In two performances honoring jazz legends, the Music Institute of Chicago presents the Marcus Roberts Trio, saluting 'Piano Giants' March 14, and '100 Years of Art Blakey,' featuring Jazz Messengers alumni, Tammy McCann and more, March 28. Both performances are at 7:30 p.m. at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston.

PANGEA Announces December Lineup Photo PANGEA Announces December Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2019

A melodious potpourri of musical holiday gifts from far and wide is being placed under the tree at the alt cabaret oasis Pangea in December. And at the tippy top is our star, the beloved Sidney Myer, who lights up Pangea at the pinnacle of the month, New Year's Eve. The day before, on December 30, Rachelle Garniez throws her popular a?oeFarewell Partya?? a?" her fourth annual countdown of the amazing musicians who left us in the last 365.

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