Deborah Winters is a vibrant performer who combines the elegance
and sophistication of her extensive Jazz background with total command
of a wide variety of popular music styles. With an emotionally captivating
vocal quality and exquisite songwriting skills, her music is both
spellbinding and uplifting.
The new release
of deborah winters "live in session" is
her debut recording featuring original material. While it has been
a labor of love to bring this recording to fruition, Deborah's audience
will be rewarded with elegantly sculpted arrangements and heartfelt
lyrics that express a full range of emotions and spaces
heart-stopping romantic songs to pieces that bring the funk head-on.
The vitality, versatility and dynamic range of her voice shine through
in a way that is uniquely her own.
in this project is a team of world-class musicians, producers and
engineers who contribute significantly to the impact of this momentous
recording. Producing a live recording is an extraordinary challenge,
but Deborah and her collaborators have successfully captured the
unique intimacy and energy of a stellar performance.
herself more of an "artist" than a highly trained musician
in the technical sense as her drive comes more from a sense of intuitive
freedom. Her artistry is largely expressed through original compositions
that convey a diverse array of emotions. While composing and presenting
her original works lie at the core of her musical vision, Deborah's
exquisite interpretations of other artists' works in a wide variety
of genres demonstrate her flexibility as a musician.
Over the years,
Deborah has been fortunate to work with many great San Francisco
Bay Area musicians, especially internationally acclaimed pianist/arranger
Frank Martin, who has constantly encouraged her to experiment with
ideas that lie outside of her comfort zone. With an insatiable appetite
for expanding her musical horizons, Deborah is committed to explore
and push the envelope. This, in turn, is sure to delight her rapidly
growing and dedicated audience, who can't wait for each new milestone
that this gifted singer/songwriter is bound to achieve.