Sept. 16th at 8:00 pm
Tickets General $18 and CCA Members $15 in advance HERE, $20 at the door
Pat is quickly becoming a thrilling and engaging woman in jazz as a vocalist, composer, recording artist and entertainer. So much so that she has been Awarded Best Female Jazz Artist at The New England Music Urban Awards 2012 & 2013 and Best Jazz Cd/Single 2013. Nominated at The London Urban Music Awards and for Boston Music Awards in the Jazz category.
“As far a I can remember, I have always loved to entertain people and put a smile on their faces. I started singing and performing before I could read. It was a lot of fun and still is!” That’s how Pat Braxton describes the beginning of her interest in music. She was born in New Jersey and was raised in Boston. Showcasing her talent throughout the United States, Italy, and Asia and including performances at The Blues Alley (Washington DC), Scullers Jazz Club (Boston), Ocho Rios International Jazz festival (Kingston, Jamaica ), International Jazz Cruises, and a host of other venues, she captivates her audiences everywhere with her personality and charm.
Pat has often been compared to Billie Holiday and her voice and facial features are strikingly similar. Pat was one of the vocalists chosen to perform at the Urban Leagues’ 90th Anniversary Gala Event, which was held at the Boston Seaport Hotel. Pat has worked with The Whispers, Herb Reed and Platters, The Temptations Revue, and a host of others artists. Pat Braxton’s presence and emotional appeal continues to thrill audiences of all ages, backgrounds, and cultures. So, if you like Billie Holiday, you will love Pat. She brings you back in time like no other Jazz artist of this day and age.