“Michelle Lordi, a bright star on the jazz horizon.” – Orrin Evans
Michelle – vocals
Eric Gunnison – piano
Ken Walker – bass
Paul Romaine – drums
Combining unique clarity and grace with subtle emotional depth and eclectic tastes, Philadelphia-born vocalist Michelle Lordi challenges the standard idea of a jazz singer. Lordi offers a unique mix of conventional and unconventional, traditional and modern. On her breakthrough CD, Drive, Lordi takes listeners on a captivating personal journey, mining favorites from her varied repertoire of American Songbook classics and modern pop hits. She’s fast become a regular presence at jazz clubs on the east coast and critical acclaim for her new album, Drive across the US , Europe, Asia and South America has her poised to become internationally recognized jazz vocalist. With Drive, her profound love of the music is evident in every note of her vividly expressive and elegantly communicative voice.