Kelley Suttenfield is an acoustic jazz vocalist known for her “passionate delivery that can penetrate hearts” (JazzReview) with “a velvety touch” (Jazz Times). With a diverse repertoire ranging from Brazilian standards to the Beatles and beyond, Kelley’s music creates an evocative mood that clearly resonates with her audience. Kelley performs regularly in New York City, and has toured the Eastern US, as well as Denmark and the UK. She was a finalist in the 2008 NYC Jazzmobile Jazz Vocalist competition and released her debut CD entitled “Where Is Love?” on Rhombus Records in 2009. A second CD is planned for release in 2014. For more information, visit http://www.kelleysuttenfield.com.
“Smoky, sultry fumes emanate from Kelley Suttenfield’s vocals like liquid fire.” –JazzTimes
“Here’s a singer with a lot of great ideas, and the ability to deliver them… The closest thing I can compare it to is Madeleine Peyroux’s debut Dreamland… Give me more!” –JazzWeekly
“Suttenfield and her band give a superb performance with this session of familiar songs; the creative ideas shown here indicate a deep appreciation for what’s most important in modern jazz.” – L.A. Jazz Scene