Joan Crowe - Vocals
Joan Crowe is "a slightly twisted and superbly talented chanteuse" exclaims Tom Staudter of New York Times. She "gets to the heart of a songs story. And shes funny... and she is Beautiful. She gets the hat trick" is how Micheal Bourne of WBGO describes Joan. A long time supporter of her work, he wrote the liner notes for her debut CD, Bird On The Wire, which garnered rave reviews in LA Jazz Scene, Jazz Improv, All Music Guide, Cadence, JazzReview.com, All About Jazz and others. She recently returned from a successful Tour of Berlin, Prague, and Amsterdam as a result of the international airplay her CD has been enjoying. In 2009 Joan released her second CD, In The Key Of Comedy, a live album featuring Jay Leonhart, Matt Wilson, Tedd Firth and Bob Dorough.
Joans comic ability earned her the 2002 MAC Award for Female Musical Comedy. Her other credits include, The Jazz Standard, The Iridium Jazz Club, Sweet Rhythm, Town Hall (NYC), Trumpets, The Emelin Theatre, The Cinegrill, Odettes, The Manor, Arcis Place, Westchester Conservatory of Music, and ASCAP songwriters showcase to name a few. She's married to actor/producer, Robb Pruitt and mother to children Robbie and Marie.