Tag Archives: Barbara Morrison

Jazz Festival has returning favorites, new schedule

JAZZFEST_lgThe Sitka Jazz Festival kicks off tomorrow, including a return by vocalist Barbara Morrison and shorter evening concerts. Downloadable audio.

Sitka Jazz Festival: Morrison on family, favorite song

Morrison02Today, renowned jazz singer Barbara Morrison talks about her favorite song, “Never Let Me Go,” written by Ray Evans, and tells us what the love ballad means to her

Barbara Morrison sings from the heart and the core

Jazz singer Barbara Morrison has known highs and lows in her long career, the joy of making music with the all-time greats, and the devastating pain of diabetes. A professional musician who spends 150-200 nights a year on the road, Morrison helps her students at UCLA to balance their career dreams with the physical toll performance can take.