Cécile McLorin Salvant

Cécile McLorin Salvant live in Frankfurt

Oct. 29, 2024 at Alte Oper in Frankfurt, Germany

Cécile McLorin Salvant, a highly acclaimed jazz vocalist, is set to grace the stage at Alte Oper in Frankfurt, Germany on October 29, 2024. Known for her captivating performances and versatile vocal abilities, Salvant has become a prominent figure in the contemporary jazz scene.

Salvant's music style can be described as a fusion of traditional jazz with elements of blues, swing, and even classical music. Her rich and expressive voice allows her to effortlessly navigate through various genres and emotions, captivating audiences with her unique interpretations of both popular standards and lesser-known gems from the jazz repertoire.

Born in Miami, Florida in 1989, Salvant discovered her love for music at an early age. She began studying classical voice before eventually finding her true passion in jazz. Her talent did not go unnoticed, as she quickly gained recognition after winning the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in 2010. Since then, Salvant has released several critically acclaimed albums and has been awarded multiple Grammy Awards for her exceptional vocal performances.

The concert will take place at Alte Oper, one of Frankfurt's most iconic cultural venues. Translated as "Old Opera," Alte Oper holds a significant place in the city's history. Originally built in 1880, it served as Frankfurt's main opera house until it was heavily damaged during World War II. After extensive renovations, the building was reopened in 1981 as a concert hall and has since hosted numerous renowned artists from various musical genres.

With its grand architecture and excellent acoustics, Alte Oper provides an ideal setting for Cécile McLorin Salvant's performance. The venue's spacious auditorium offers seating for over 2,000 attendees, ensuring a memorable experience for all who attend.

As fans eagerly anticipate this upcoming concert, they can expect to be enthralled by Salvant's captivating stage presence and soul-stirring vocal performances.