Have You Met Miss Jones? Vocalist !
Carolyn Lee Jones burst on to the jazz scene in 2008…
Though music was a large part of Carolyn Lee Jones’ formative years in Nebraska, she was lured to the big city of Dallas pursuing a career with luxury retailers. Because she happily traveled the world as a Buyer, her exposure to and the love of music never ceased. She sought out opportunities to sing and perform in NYC and abroad while flourishing successfully in her first profession. “I knew that one day I’d be a full-time jazz-pop vocalist so it was just a matter of when! Retailing for me was just another type of show business!”
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Carolyn Lee Jones, the vocalist, burst onto the Dallas Jazz scene in 2008. Her choice to be a jazz-pop vocalist and bandleader was a natural next step. Carolyn is living proof that is is possible to reinvent yourself. From classic jazz to vintage pop, she makes the standards sound new and the new sound standard. Carolyn performs with her groups; Fresh Vintage Jazz, The Satin Dolls Band and In Full Swing 8 pc to big band.
Albums & Recordings
Carolyn’s rich, silky vocals and extensive repertoire have endeared her to fans and critics. She has released four nationally reviewed CD’s on the independent Catn’round Sound label and 4 singles.
From 2010 through 2015 Carolyn was a principal alto and soloist with The New Collection. This a cappella group was led by vocal jazz arranger and Professor Emeritus, Paris Rutherford of the University of North Texas Vocal Jazz Department. The ensemble released two CD’s.
In addition to her regular jazz repertoire, Jones developed, produced, and performed a series of 6 themed Cabaret jazz shows to sell out crowds. She is honored with the prestigious Cabaret Artist Of The Year Award 2017 by The Sammons Center For The Arts in Dallas, Tx.
Performing with her stellar group of musicians as Carolyn Lee Jones. Jones’ FRESH VINTAGE BAND… duo, trio, quartet, quintet, small group, THE SATIN DOLLS BAND all female jazz ensemble and IN FULL SWING an 8 pc little big band are ready to go!