Jazz & Juice series launched!

Kristen has launched “Jazz & Juice“, a new web series featuring mini-wine lessons and interviews with jazz musicians over inspired oenological choices. Kristen explains: “This project is a fusion of my work in top restaurants as a sommelier, and my calling as a musician. I’m hoping to bring the wine and the artists I love

Praise for “Inside Out” and performances

Kristen’s debut, Inside Out, has been singled out as a  Critic’s Choice in DownBeat Magazine, 2016. “Dramatically fresh arrangements…Sergeant puts her theatricality to superb use… Inside Out is a solid debut from a classically trained vocalist whose journey into the jazz realm has already yielded gems; we hope to hear more in the future.” DownBeat

Inside Out is a DownBeat Critic’s Choice!

Kristen’s debut, Inside Out, has been singled out as a  Critic’s Choice in DownBeat Magazine, 2016. “Sergeant puts her theatricality to superb use…Inside Out is a solid debut from a classically trained vocalist whose journey into the jazz realm has already yielded gems; we hope to hear more in the future.” – Bobby Reed

Kristen’s a winner of the 2014 NY Jazz Forum Arts Vocal Competition!

Kristen was honored to be among the 3 winners of this year’s Jazz Forum Arts Vocal Competition. The winner’s concert was held at the Master’s School in Dobb’s Ferry, NY on July 9th where the winners performed with a trio led by David Janeway. Kristen closed the concert with her rendition of George Michael’s “Faith”. http://jazzforumarts.org/

An open fan letter…

On seeing Annie Ross at the Metropolitan Room Going to see Ms. Ross a on a snowy even in January was one of those experiences that reminded me of the difference between good and great – the difference between someone expertly executing music someone who has simply become the music. Ms. Ross is the latter,