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Concerts

Catherine Russell.

December 4, 2012 Hear one of the best contemporary jazz and blues vocalists working today perform on Mountain Stage.

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Virginia Mayhew and bassist Harvie S perform at the Mary Lou Williams Festival.

September 27, 2012 Russell and Mayhew present the music of Mary Lou Williams at the festival that bears her name.

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Kenny Barron (pictured) is joined by his former student, Helen Sung, for a breezy duet on an untitled samba.

January 7, 2011 Kenny Barron is joined by his former student, Helen Sung, for a breezy duet on an untitled samba.

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Pianist Helen Sung is one of the many performers at the "Generations in Jazz" concert at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.

December 31, 2010 Piano Jazz bids 2010 goodbye and welcomes the New Year with musical family young and old.

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December 23, 2008 She's the daughter of successful jazz musicians. So it's no surprise that Russell can sing.

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Studio Sessions

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October 11, 2013 Hear "Mood Indigo" as a bluesy duet between the jazz singer and host Michael Feinstein.

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November 5, 2010 Russell shares stories of lesser-known tunes of the 1930s and '40s, performed by Mae West and more.

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August 5, 2008 Hear Catherine Russell on WXPN, where she reinterprets jazz classics in a playful, personal way.

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Interviews & Profiles

Catherine Russell.

February 21, 2012 The standards singer performs several tracks from her new solo album, Strictly Romancin'.

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May 1, 2010 The jazz vocalist's latest album features music from the classic American songbook.

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April 16, 2010 Jazz singer Catherine Russell has just released her third album, Inside This Heart of Mine.

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June 11, 2008 Her pedigree and unmistakable chops make her stand out in a crowd of jazz wannabes.

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Reviews

Catherine Russell plays with the simple, sultry jazz standard "Romance in the Dark" in unexpected ways.

January 20, 2012 Russell plays with the simple, sultry jazz standard "Romance in the Dark" in unexpected ways.

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February 25, 2012 Russell sings several tracks from her latest album. Bret McKenzie talks Muppets and music.

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September 20, 2012 The long-running festival welcomes new talent every year, including these emerging vocalists.

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Inside This Heart Of Mine

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Strictly Romancin'

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Sentimental Streak

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  • Album: Sentimental Streak
  • Artist: Catherine Russell
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  • Released: 2008