Teresa is a popular Jazz Vocalist who has been performing in the Denver/ Colorado area for over 30 years. She has worked steadily through the years performing in different Jazz Clubs and Venues and is featured on 5 KUVO compilation CD’s while also volunteering for dozens of live performances during the KUVO Fund Drives. She was awarded ‘Best Jazz Vocalist’ from Westword Newspaper twice. Once for ‘Best Opera Singer’. She is a regular performer at Dazzle and has sung at numerous Jazz Festivals including Jazz Aspen Snowmass, Westcliff Jazz Festival, Estes Park Jazz Festival, A Taste of Colorado, City Park Jazz and The Peoples Fair. She has been a guest artist on many CD’s including Fred Wesleys’ Comme Ci, Comme Ca. She recorded her debut CD in 2005, which get’s airplay to this day on KUVO.
Teresa has been singing for so long and has so much to sing about! “Jazz is my life, my passion! I am constantly learning and studying music and adding to my repertoire of this wonderful music we call Jazz.”
Another on going project is her Jazz Organ Trio – ‘TC & The Top Cats’ which showcases a hard driving West Coast organ sound with music from The Adderly Brothers, Nancy Wilson, Freddy Green, Oscar Brown Jr.
Teresa can be heard regularly on the Denver Jazz circuit. She performs at many different venues including The Crimson Room, The Golden Hotel, The Black Crown, Summit Steak House, Caffe Sole, The Brown Palace, Del Frisco’s, Nonna’s.
“When Teresa sings, she turns a cozy little restaurant in Denver into the Algonquin Hotel in New York City” – Gary Dempsy, pianist
She has her own release ‘Smile’ and has recorded 3 CDs here in Denver in 2013 and another CD in New York in 2014 for Mr Robert Rusch and CIMP Records.
“A baseline measure as to just how well Ms Carroll is capable of singing is her ravishingly ardent reading of the contemporary standard-All My Tomorrows” – Alan Bargebuhr, All Music 2/06/2014
We hope to hear from you soon, either to hire us for an event or join us some night in one of the many venues we play in town. We are available for hire for weddings, private parties, corporate events, festivals and any event requiring music.
“Teresa’s style is all her own, when she get’s inside a ballad, she can break your heart.” – Westword