Internationally acclaimed vocalist Sharon Marie is quickly becoming a favorite in LA’s jazz club scene and performs with the finest jazz musicians and in the most exclusive rooms on the west coast and across the country. She’s performed on the same stage as such jazz greats as Nancy Wilson, Tony Bennett and Chris Botti.
Hailing from Jacksonville, Florida, Sharon Marie is an extraordinary vocalist who brings a unique & distinguished sense of jazz history to her song stylings. Her approach to standards, show tunes and classic jazz is charming and refreshing… she often employs rhythmic and tempo variations that breathe enjoyable new life into familiar standards. Her brilliant interpretations and her smooth mellifluous sound leave a lasting impression on her listeners that is truly unforgettable!
Backed by exceptional musicians, Sharon fondly dubs her group “The Bad Boyz of Jazz”. They are known for their innovative rhythmic sense, lush arrangements and musical prowess. Her core group of “Boyz” includes : Rich Eames (piano), and Luther Hughes (bass), Adrian Rosen (bass) and Jon Stuart (drums), and Victor Orlando on Percussion. However, there are many extraordinary musicians that offer their great talent on this album: Ryan Cross (cello and bass), Reinhold Schwarzwald (alto saxophone), Lee Thornberg (trumpet), John Belzaguy (bass), Adam Cohen (bass), Bram Glik (tenor saxophone), Rob Hardt (flute), and Jacques Lesure (guitar)
The Divine Ms. Cline is exciting, sexy, fun and mesmerizing. Her style is reminiscent of a time gone by, yet is distinctively contemporary. Sit back and enjoy the romantic swingin’ melodies of Sharon Marie Cline and The Bad Boyz of Jazz.
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