Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition Announces 2023 Winners

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By JazzTimes Lucía Gutiérrez Rebolloso, a 21-year-old vocalist born and raised in Veracruz, Mexico, took first place in the 11th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, which was held yesterday (Nov. 20) in front of a live audience at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, N.J. An impressive performance of Charlie Parker’s “Donna Lee” earned Rebolloso favor with a distinguished panel of of judges including violinist Regina Carter, bassist and NJPAC jazz advisor Christian McBride, drummer T.S. Monk, NEA Jazz Master Maria Schneider, and WBGO Radio personality…

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