Houston Summerjazz: Jazzmeia Horn at Cullen Theater
Fri, August 19, 2022
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Dallas native vocalist and 3-time Grammy nominee, and winner of an NAACP Image Award, Jazzmeia Horn returns to DACAMERA on the heels of her latest triumph, the Grammy-nominated Dear Love.
Blessed with a fitting name for her chosen path—it was Horn’s jazz-loving, piano-playing grandmother who chose “Jazzmeia”—the singer was born in Dallas and attended Booker T. Washington High School for Performing and Visual Arts. In 2013, she entered and won a Newark-based contest named for an initial inspiration — the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Competition. In 2015, she won the Thelonious Monk Institute International Jazz Competition. Her first two recordings, A Social Call and Love and Liberation, each garnered Grammy nominations in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category....