Cathrine Legardh

Jazz Singer Copenhagen

Jazz vocalist covering mainstream cool, bebop and jazz standards
She also sings a selection of old Nordic tunes and her own compositions
She composes and performs jazz music for children’s plays
Her third album reached top 10 of Danish Jazz releases!
Based in Copenhagen and available to perform at events worldwide

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Jazz Singer Cathrine is a stunning vocalist who sings Jazz standards, mainstream, cool and bebop - along with a selection of old Nordic tunes as well as her own compositions.

She was born in Denmark out of Danish / Norwegian / Swedish parents and was educated to be a music teacher, but left her day job in 2006 to go for a professional singing career, which has since gone from strength to strength.

She performs in Denmark and abroad - Scandinavia, UK, USA, Iceland, Thailand and also China, where she represented Denmark at the World Expo in Shanghai. 

She composes and performs jazz for kids in the ensemble ‘NullerNix’ and launched two CDs and a book in relation to this.

Cathrine is signed to Storyville Records, who provides a worldwide distribution of her successful CDs. Her third album ‘Land & Sky’ reached the Top 10 of Danish Jazz Releases in 2011, and was furthermore nominated ‘Vocal Jazz Album of the Year’ at the Danish Music Awards as well as ‘Jazz Album of the Year’ at the Icelandic Music Awards in 2011.

" Another beautiful record ... They do it really well - it's swinging and with loads of intimacy in each song. "

***** ALT For Damerne, May 2013

" Love Still Wears A Smile – is by far her best: A focused, complete and honest album consisting of a selection of ballads, that beautifully unfolds in the interplay with the brilliant, British pianist Brian Kellock. "

GAFFA****, April 2013

" The strongly admired Scottish pianist, Brian Kellock, accompanies a rhythmically astute expressive Danish jazz singer in an interesting duo set on carefully selected standards. "

*** JAZZWISE, July 2013

" Cathrine has a continental air that I feel marries perfectly with Brian's delicate harmonic progression. Together they explore many possibilities within their duo, both rhythmically and structurally… "

London Jazz News, J. Barton, May 2013