Vocalist, songwriter, and recording artist Inga Swearingen has traveled the world performing at Carnegie Hall, Tanglewood, and the Festival of Voices, singing her own unique blend of jazz and folk music. Swearingen won first place at the Montreux Jazz Festival Shure Vocal Competition and has been featured on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion broadcasts and in concerts across the country. Whether putting her personal stamp on a jazz standard or combining the understated grooves of bossa nova with Swedish folk melodies, Inga captivates her audience with her gift of joyful melodic invention.
BP Grand Entrance | Free, no reservations
This broadcast of Jazz at LACMA is made possible through the support of the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky. Media support for Jazz at LACMA provided by KKJZ 88.1.