Lucille Wijnands, Jazz Vocals
Lucy Wijnands was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri and is the daughter of Bram Wijnands, acclaimed musician and master of stride piano.
From a very young age, Ms. Wijnands grew up performing with her father in many jazz clubs in Kansas City, including the Majestic, the Blue Room and the Green Lady Lounge. She and her father have also toured together in Holland.
Once relocating to New York, she studied with renowned vocalist, Anne Phillips and had the opportunity to work with Bob Kindred, Paul Meyers and Corky Siegel.
Ms. Wijnands continues her jazz studies at the conservatory of music at SUNY Purchase with Alexis Cole and has had the opportunity to perform at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Appel Room, as well as Birdland with David Dejesus and the Birdland Big Band.