Katie Thiroux is a bright new star getting attention for her bravura bass playing, assured singing and compelling compositions. With the release of her debut album, Introducing Katie Thiroux (2015), her substantial gifts are now on view.
Audiences and critics agree as this release received many awards including:
“Debut Record of the Year” from the Huffington Post & All About Jazz plus “Top 5 Debut Records of the Year” from NPR Jazz Critics Poll.
Katie carries on the hard swinging tradition of such bass masters as Ray Brown and John Clayton, while channeling iconic singers like Anita O’Day, Chet Baker and Ella Fitzgerald. She offers in-the-moment jazz that draws upon the rich history of the music, from swing to bebop and beyond.
Come join us to catch this rising star!
Katie Thiroux, bass and vocals
Justin Kauflin, piano
Matt Witek, drums
Producer: Bill Hart