Kurt Elling and Danilo Perez at Birdland
Wed, November 30, 2022
Save the date
Don’t miss Kurt and Danilo on the Birdland stage from November 30 to December 2 with two sets each night!
On the Grammy® Award winning recording, “Secrets Are the Best Stories,” jazz vocalist Kurt Elling collaborated with Panamanian jazz pianist Danilo Pérez for an impressionistic program of daring playing and poetic lyrics, making it a highlight of both artists’ careers.
Renowned for his singular combination of robust swing and poetic insight, two-time GRAMMY® Award winner Kurt Elling has secured his place among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. The New York Times proclaimed Elling, “the standout male vocalist of our time.” Over a twenty-five year career of touring and recording, Elling has won three Prix du Jazz Vocal (France), two German Echo Awards, two Dutch Edison Awards, and has been nominated for a GRAMMY award fifteen times. He has had a 14-year run atop the DownBeat Critics and Readers polls, and has won twelve Jazz Journalists Awards for “Male Vocalist of the Year.” ...