Esperanza Spalding--- is a jazz bassist, cellist and singer, who draws upon many genres in her own compositions.She has won 4 Grammy Awards, including the Grammy Award for Best New Artist at the 53rd Grammy Awards,making her the first jazz artist to win the award
Style Icons of 2011 - Female Style Icons of 2011
Esperanza Spalding - a great artist with a great 'fro - seen live in action at the 2012 North Sea Jazz Festival. Just fabulous!
These Millennials Are Shaking Up the Jazz World
With deep roots in both pop and classical music, Esperanza Spalding,30—bassist, bandleader,composer, and vocalist—is the breakout star of jazz’s second century. Photograph by Mark Seliger.
The Wanderlust Food Diaries - Esparanza Spalding at Ravinia Theater Chicago IL (...on the menu, "Fancy Finger Food")