Voted best British Jazz vocalist in 2019, Sara Dowling performs standards & originals with leading jazz musicians well known at BJazz.
Voted Best Vocalist in the British Jazz Awards 2019, Sara Dowling is gaining fame as one of the most talented jazz singers in the UK. She first trained as a cellist at Chetham’s and the RNCM, before emerging as a powerful and expressive jazz vocalist and composer. Her most important influences are Betty Carter and Sarah Vaughan.
Although her vocal approach is steeped in the jazz idiom and its repertoire, Sara is now coming forth with her own original sound that resonates in her compositions as well as her unique approach to standards.
Sara Dowling (voc), Ross Stanley (p), Jeremy Brown (b), Steve Brown (d)