Colorado Jazz Festival – Crested Butte Colorado

DONNA ELISE SCOTT

Donna Elise Scott is a versatile, earthy, evocative, contralto jazz singer, an award winning GRAMMY recognized recording artist who does jazz standards, torch songs, blues and a range of other genres.  A popular contestant in the 2014 Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Jazz Competition, Donna has performed as a featured jazz soloist in Big Bands, Latin jazz combos, R&B revues and gospel shows throughout the US and Africa.  Her second CD, “Carnival” was released in June, 2017 and is already gaining critical praise.  Her debut, award winning CD, “Somehow I Knew” was critically acclaimed and enjoyed in 33 countries.  She is currently pursuing a Master’s of Music in vocal jazz performance at Denver University in Colorado and regularly performs at La Couer Art Bar and Bistro and other jazz clubs in the Colorado area.