Friday, Mar 13, 2020 10 PM


Snug Harbor
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626 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans, LA
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With a smile that will entrance you and a voice that helps your troubles disappear, Quiana Lynell 's vocal dexterity allows her to perform a limitless repertoire. Infusing her classical training with her gospel upbringing she approaches jazz as a storyteller. Having graduated from Louisiana State University's music department, Lynell is now able to harness her voice as a true instrument and perform various genres of music with precision and validity. Quiana has performed with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra as the principle Soprano using the classical side of her voice, and has performed at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presenting traditional jazz music. She has also performed in several musicals throughout New Orleans and Baton Rouge, receiving rave reviews. In the past two years, Quiana was named the winner of the 6th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition in New Jersey, and was nominated for "Best Emerging Artist" 2017 in Offeat Magazine's Best of the Beat Awards. She is presently touring in support of her latest release, "A Little Love," her debut LP, released just this past April, 2019 on Concord Records' Concord Jazz imprint. Join us tonight for her monthly residency here at Snug. Tonight, the Quiana Lynell Quartet features: Quiana Lynell - vocals Daniel Meinecke - piano, bandleader Max Moran - bass Trenton O'Neal - drums