"Lizzi is one of the premier young jazz vocalists in the US today!"
“Lizzi’s pursuit of an older art form in a newer age allows for a progressive perspective, making it accessible and entertaining to the masses without compromising its integrity."
Lizzi Trumbore is an emerging jazz vocalist and songwriter that knows how to liven up a party! Raised in a house flooded with music, she draws influence from many styles including jazz, classical, folk, pop, and world music, both old and new.
Lizzi has gotten rave reviews from her clients, describing her music and performance as "professional and fun!" Hire Lizzi and her band for your event and it will be a guaranteed success!
Price Range: $300 and up
Gig Length: 10 - 400 minutes
What to Expect
Authentic and exciting music performed by skilled and professional musicians! Lizzi's band has a classic jazz sound and her voice has been mistaken for a veteran singer well beyond her years. Their music provides a classy and energetic ambiance to any event or venue.
Lizzi has an almost never-ending list of repertoire that includes jazz standards and songs from the Great American Songbook, as well as pop, R&B, country, and folk songs of any era. Have a request? They'll play it!
Lizzi Trumbore is an emerging jazz vocalist and songwriter who is praised for her ethereal and clear voice, genre-bending original music, and genuine lyric delivery. Raised in a house flooded with music, she draws influence from many styles including jazz, classical, folk, pop, and world music, both old and new.
Lizzi is a published songwriter and arranger who’s original compositions have been performed by collegiate and professional vocal groups throughout the country and at the JEN (The Jazz Education Network) and ACDA (American Choral Director’s Association) conferences. Her songs have been described as "world class," "sincere and intelligently crafted," and "full of beautiful surprises." She skillfully combines a vibrant and youthful perspective on songwriting while still capturing a mature depth and understanding of the art form.
As a graduate of the University of North Texas’ prestigious jazz program, Lizzi sang with the 3 o’clock Lab Band, Afro-Cuban and Brazilian percussion ensembles, and the award-winning vocal jazz ensemble, The UNT Jazz Singers. She also played trombone in big bands and trombone choirs throughout her collegiate career.
Originally a student of classical and jazz trombone and piano, Lizzi realized her passion for vocal jazz in high school and went on to win a Student Downbeat Award for outstanding high school vocal performance. At the age of 18 she was the youngest headliner of KSDS Jazz 88.3 fm’s long running "Jazz Live” show. In the summer of 2014 she performed at the Monterey Jazz Festival and various jazz festivals throughout Japan as the vocalist in the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra.
A product of the San Diego jazz scene and music programs, Lizzi performs with many esteemed local musicians including guitarist Peter Sprague and the inventive vocalist and improviser, Leonard Patton. Through her studies at UNT, she has worked and performed with artists such as vocalists Bobby McFerrin, Kurt Elling, Sara Gazarek, Jo Lawry (Sting), pianists Josh Nelson and Danilo Perez, and the acclaimed vocal groups the Swingle Singers and Groove for Thought. She has also worked with vocalist Tierney Sutton, bassists Lynn Seaton and Jennifer Leitham, and the San Diego Symphony Summer Pops under the direction of Marvin Hamlisch.
Lizzi will be recording her debut album of all original music set to be released in the year of 2019.
Additional Booking Notes
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Please clarify what kind of instrumentation you would prefer so we can talk budgeting. I typically play in a duo setting (with piano or guitar) or a full jazz combo setting (piano/guitar, bass, drums, saxophone/trumpet/trombone, etc.). If you have any other requests for different types of instrumentation, that is totally fine! Just let me know and I would be happy to find something that will fit within your budget.
Past Booked Events
|June 09, 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00pm||Denton Community Market|
|March 25, 2017 • 8:30pm - 11:00pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|December 23, 2016–December 24, 2016 • 11:00pm - 1:00am||Lizzi Trumbore Trio at Northern Spirits, CA|
|August 10, 2016 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||Panama 66 in Balboa Park|
|July 13, 2016 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm||House Show in Carlsbad CA|
|July 09, 2016 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Dizzy's|
|June 23, 2016 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||UNT On the Square|
I have a very vast list of repertoire and can play just about anything you request, from American songbook, jazz standards, fusion jazz, Top 40 pop, R&B, original music, etc.
You are encouraged to request songs!
Influences & Inspiration
Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Billie Holiday, Chet Baker, Esperanza Spalding, Pat Metheny, Joni Mitchell, Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson
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