Although she hails from New Jersey, sublime jazz vocalist Stacey Kent evokes a sophisticated European vibe. Kent's understated voice relies on sly, elegant phrasing and an ability to convey complex emotions with subtle charm and clarity, while her arrangements, most by husband/saxophonist Jim Tomlinson, gracefully work the edges of those emotions. Case in point is the exquisitely wistful reading of Rodgers & Hammerstein's standard "It Might As Well Be Spring" on her... More >>>