Yvette Norwood Tiger Ensemble

Yvette Norwood Tiger Ensemble

Aug 30, 2019
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM


Yvettle Norwood Tiger is a vocalist, songwriter, vocal coach, recording artist and a voting member of The Recording Academy (GRAMMY). Yvette is a native of Detroit, Michigan, and hails from a family of musicians, including a father who played guitar and a mother who played drums. She is the founder and director of the Palm Beach International Jazz Festival. Her CDs, “A’LA ELLA!“ and “whY NoT… Love, Peace, Joy, Jazz“ feature music from great composers such as Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and the Gershwins. Yvette’s general repertoire includes jazz standards, bebop and Latin jazz. She performs internationally, including sets with jazz orchestra The Cotton Club All Stars at the famous Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City. She has also performed with Latin music artist, Tito Puente, Jr., the late saxophonist David Fathead Newman, family members of Celine Dion and band members of Spyro Gyra (Jay Beckenstein and Tom Schuman). Yvette resides in South Florida where she performs extensively at venues including the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, Boca Black Box and the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County. Yvette has performed sold-out/standing-room-only concerts at Royal Albert Hall in London, the Muizenberg Jazz Festival in Cape Town, South Africa, and at the B-Flat Jazz Club, one of the top jazz venues in Berlin, Germany. She has also performed at Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels, Belgium and various venues in New Jersey, New York and Florida.

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