Jonathan Karrant is one of the Jazz world’s leading male vocalists. On Thursday, July 14th, at 8pm Jonathan hits the Music Box stage alongside an all star-band; Featuring Gilbert Castellanos on trumpet, Joshua White on piano, Justin Grinnell on bass and Julien Cantelm on drums. Sections for the evening will include reimagined jazz standards, soulful folk songs and rhythms & blues. Jonathan doesn’t cover songs, he uncovers them, always bringing something very unique to the song.
Jonathan Karrant’s album, “On and On” hit #4 on the Billboard Jazz charts and his album Live hit #2 on the iTunes Jazz Charts. His most recent album “Shadows Fall” (a collaboration with Joshua White) is currently in the top 12 on the community radio charts. He has received honors throughout the states including; the New York City Jazz Honors, “Best Singer” for the Bravo California Awards and was named one of the top 12 rising jazz vocalists by Downbeat. “A voice, romantic without being cloying, warm but not forced, Jonathan carries songs with an emotional weight that reaches your soul. At the same time he can swing with the kind of jazz suave that was patented by Mel Torme.” Jazz Corner www.jonathankarrant.com