The arrangements and performances enhance them. For more info see the and. In two years, she came home to continue playing jazz at clubs. The girl could not but like music since her parents were professional pianists and her grandmother was a dancer. Archived from on April 2, 2015.
In two years, the singer released her sophomore long player, All for You, that brought her the first Grammy nomination, which was quite an unexpected event for a non-mainstream genre work. Do you feel a personal connection with these songs from the '60s and '70s? It topped the Billboard jazz charts for more than a year and earned Diana a Grammy win. Content determined to be spam or inappropriate may be deleted. Enter Wallflower in the field Titel. The album's supporting tour, , began in on February 25, 2015. Add photos, videos, and embeds ex. She was only four when she first sat at the piano.
Archived from on September 24, 2012. Elton John was always a hero of mine alongside Oscar Peterson. Even her substantial piano interludes take on the appearance of drifting mists, through the mix of orchestral timbres. In 2002, the album earned the , and received the in Canada. In the United States, it entered the at number 10 with first-week sales of 44,000 copies, becoming Krall's sixth top-10 album on the chart. You can add multiple images, add captions, and adjust the layout of the images in your post. Like many kids of the 20th century, she grew up listening to the radio, which meant she was weaned on the soft rock superhits of the '70s -- songs that earned sniffy condescension at the time but nevertheless have turned into modern standards due to their continual presence in pop culture and arguably were treated that way at the time, seeing cover after cover by middlebrow pop singers.
I know that some will like this album and some will not. I sang pop music most of my life. He's just an amazing, good person. The the 49-year-old pianist and singer was recently diagnosed with pneumonia; however, her condition has become much worse than doctors initially anticipated. . After that, Krall decided to immerse into experimenting with a more pop-oriented segment of jazz. It's just that jazz fans usually want the improvised licks along with their melodies.
Archived from the original on February 21, 2002. Diana took it like a professional and kept working hard. With an emphasis on her sultry vocal interpretations, the latest album reaches out to a broad, popular music audience. I don't think I could do things that I don't find some connection to. How to Use The Editor Begin typing in the editor to write your post.
Select text to change formatting or add links. I've always seen myself as a jazz pianist first. The first band Diana joined was her school jazz band. Diana Krall has cancelled her fall U. Archived from on October 13, 2013. The woozy, inventive jazz singer is trying to cross over to a fresh degree by covering songs that soared high on the Hot 100 during her youth.
Krall was happy enough to cooperate with celebrated performers and a skilled producer to prepare her 1994 debut album under the title Only Trust Your Heart. So this collection of favorites by the likes of Randy Newman, the Carpenters, Jim Croce, Bob Dylan and Elton John, among others, fits easily into her tastefully eclectic comfort zone. Foster did the arrangements and played most of the piano parts, freeing Krall to focus on her vocals. Enter Diana Krall in the field Interpret. She also happens to be a fine jazz pianist, and when she emerged in the 1990s initially on Justin Time, a small jazz label , she was a refreshing voice, akin to the singer and guitarist John Pizzarelli, who was also singing Nat Cole tunes in a cheeky style and bringing a hip take some some slightly older music. I felt that this was the right time and the right person to do this kind of record with.
Select album in the field Format. How exciting is it to do a new Paul McCartney song? I had a chance to work with David Foster whom I've known for a long time. Archived from the original on February 21, 2002. Krall is under strict doctors orders not to travel for at least two months while she recovers. In 1981, Diana won a jazz contest in Vancouver and earned a grant to study music in the States. David has a jazz background, but he's also a great pop producer and incredible accompanist which I discovered more and more as I was working with him.
The subsequent studio work, called Love Scenes, that saw light in 1997, featured ballad-oriented material. The album, which features songs by Bob Dylan, the Eagles, Elton John, and , was originally due to be released on October 21. He wrote the song for his album , in which he collaborated with Krall. Although the song didn't make the cut for that album, Krall asked McCartney if she could record the song, and he gave his consent. Yet this is exactly what makes The Look of Love so maddening. It's one of my favorite tracks.