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Vocalist Etta Cox - Jazz at Alphabet City

  • Alphabet City 40 West North Avenue Pittsburgh, PA, 15212 United States (map)

Free, need to RSVP

An evening of jazz with Etta Cox!

Etta Cox has been voted “Best Jazz Vocalist” in Pittsburgh for 8 consecutive years and has received the Harry Schwalb Award for Excellence in the Arts , was selected as one of the 25 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN IN PITTSBURGH by Pittsburgh Magazine , voted Performer of the Year by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette, received Talk Magazine’s 2008 Walt Harper All that Jazz Award, 2001 Arts and Letters Award from the YWCA and Lifetime Achievement Award from Covenant Church on the Hill for 2008.

She and Al Dowe have been performing not only in the Pittsburgh area but New York, Atlantic City and Key West Florida.  They were also the co-owners of the popular jazz club Dowe’s on 9th.   Originally from St. Joseph, Missouri, she has performed in the tri-state area for many years.  She has appeared on Broadway in I Love My Wife, with Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, the 1940’s Radio Hour with Dee Dee Bridgewater, as well as the starring role in Showtime’s production of The Me Nobody Knows.  

 

Earlier Event: November 28
Jenny Wilson Trio at Eddie V's
Later Event: November 29
Jessica Lee and Friends @ Rivers Club