Alexis Cole – Someday My Prince Will Come
Someday My Prince Will Come is a Japanese release on Venus Records. This collection of Disney love songs features tracks fro films like Pocahontas, Robin Hood, Sleeping Beauty and Snow White among others. Cole is accompanied by the acclaimed pianist Fred Hersch, Matt Wilson on drums, Don Braden on saxes and flute, Steve LaSpina on bass and Gregoire Maret on harmonica.
The CDwas recorded in New York, under the direction of Tetsuo Hara, founder of the Tokyo-based Venus label.Also known as Sergeant Cole, Alexis recently became lead vocalist with the West Point Jazz Knights.
Velvet-voiced jazz vocalist Alexis Cole has been featured on NBCs NY Morning Show and in magazines Time Out NY, Downbeat, Jazz Times, Swing Journal, All About Jazz and many more.
Her five releases as a leader can be heard on jazz radio stations around the world. Cole can often be seen performing both internationally and in NYCs top venues, Dizzy’s Club at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Smoke, The Oak Room, The Kitano and others.
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