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Read Five New Singers At The 2012 Monterey Jazz Festival

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

Read Melody Gardot Aims For The Space Between Notes

May 31, 2012 – Gardot captures the sensibility that guides, shapes and defines so much Brazilian music.


Read Living Your Life With 2008's Best In Jazz KPLU

December 10, 2008 – The year's best jazz CDs reach into the listener's world rather than demanding the opposite. KPLU

Listen Melody Gardot In Concert WXPN

August 15, 2008 – Hear the singer fuse blues, folk and jazz, live in concert from WXPN in Philadelphia. WXPN


Listen Melody Gardot and Her 'Worrisome Heart' WXPN

April 28, 2008 – Gardot's jazzy songs came out of a need for recovery therapy after a near-fatal bicycle accident. WXPN


Listen Melody Gardot's Road to Recovery

March 8, 2008 – After being seriously injured in a car accident, Gardot has begun a career as a musician.


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