» December 2013 – Karrin Allyson Masterclass announced for Saturday, March 1st & Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 – Details Here
» December 2013 – New York Times Review – Holiday Cheer for the Ears
By JON CARAMANICA, NATE CHINEN, BEN RATLIFF and JON PARELES
Published: November 28, 2013
“Karrin Allyson is a jazz singer of sure interpretive ability, and she puts it to good use on a mellow holiday assortment…”
» NEW FESTIVAL DATES ADDED – Make reservations now! (See Tour Dates for details.)
Thursday, June 26 – Montreal Jazz Festival
Friday, June 27 – Ottawa Jazz Festival
Saturday, June 28 – Rochester Jazz Festival (NY)
Sunday, June 29 – Freihofer Jazz Festival – Saratoga Springs, NY
» December 2013 – DownBeat gives “Yuletide Hideaway” 4 Stars
DownBeat’s Digital Edition December 2013
“…she has delivered a sterling holiday album that fans will turn to year after year when the time comes to hang the mistletoe.”
» Four-Time Grammy Nominee Karrin Allyson releases “Yuletide Hideaway” November 1 ~
Karrin’s first independent release!
A heart-warming collection of holiday songs, old and new from Karrin Allyson. Featuring Chris Caswell, Lee Sklar, Rod Feeman, Todd Strait and Gerald Spaits.
A warm, inviting and original set, this is a recording you’ll want to keep close at hand in your collection.
» Karrin added to Newport Jazz Festival Lineup
The “Newport Jazz Festival: Now 60″ tour celebrates the great history of the Newport Jazz Festival and its current role as one of the most active presenters of contemporary jazz artists in the world. During the past 10 years, the festival has made news by continuing to be at the forefront of discovering new talent and nurturing the incredible creative community of jazz and related music that thrives today. The title of the tour celebrates the longevity of the festival and its continued relevance. The star-studded ensemble features Anat Cohen, Karrin Allyson, Randy Brecker, Mark Whitfield accompanied by the A-list rhythm section of pianist Peter Martin, drummer Clarence Penn and bassist Larry Grenadier.
» Karrin in USA Today Monday October 22nd, 2013.
Karrin is one of Elysa Gardner’s top 10 highlights for this week’s listening: “This Time of Year, Karrin Allyson. A new platter of warm, honeyed jazz from Allyson is reason to celebrate the holidays early: Yuletide Hideaway arrives Nov. 1.”
» DownBeat Magazine
61st Annual DownBeat Critics Poll - Karrin Allyson wins Rising Star Female Vocalist - June 2013
» Voice of America – Beyond Category: Karrin Allyson July 2013
Karrin Allyson with Todd Strait (drums), Steve Cardenas (guitar), Ed Howard (bass). Interviewed by Eric Felten (trombone). A 30 minute video interview with 4 Karrin tunes. -