Welcome to the site. there is quite a lot here for you to spend time on if you're interested – music, lyrics, scripts, photos, a great and active forum. We have regular news updates for fans and downloadable biographical information for those of you who are music presenters in need of program content. As always, though, I hope you will come to know me first through music. All the albums I have made or to which I have contributed are catalogued. Surprises too, and more to come. Thanks for stopping by. -KE
January 29th, 2018
Rugged up against the bone-chilling cold in the Scottish capital's visually and acoustically impressive St Mary's Cathedral, the full-house audience seem aware they are in for something special. The two-part concert begins with a clear as ice spoken introduction from esteemed New York-based jazz singer and previous collaborator...
January 18th, 2018
When the stars align in just the right way, something as wonderful as Ann Hampton Callaway and Kurt Elling appear on the same bill — a double whammy of jazz power. Callaway, first up on stage, is a singer of great range, confidence, and warmth. Her easy, straight-ahead delivery was...
December 30th, 2017
Apologies to James Brown, but Ella Fitzgerald, who would have turned 100 on April 25, was the hardest working singer in show business. Fiercely career focused from her teens through her 70s, she maintained an exhausting tour schedule and amassed a discography than runs to more than four-dozen studio releases, hundreds of...
February 16th, 2018
KURT ELLING'S THE QUESTIONS New Album Takes On Challenge of These Times Available March 23, 2018 From OKeh Records/Sony Music Masterworks Pre-order now from Amazon and iTunes The Questions, Kurt Elling's newest studio recording, is his musical response to this moment in history and the widespread anxiety of our...
December 31st, 2017
In 2017 Kurt Elling performed 102 shows in 69 cities in 18 countries on 4 continents! He flew 145,000 miles, including four trips to Europe and one each to South Africa and China, and there were ground trips by train and other transport, too. The red markers indicate Kurt Elling concerts, and the blue markers are...