Carol Welsman is an internationally acclaimed singer and pianist whose expressive vocal styling and dynamic stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. She has sold over 60,000 CDs in Canada alone.
Fluent in French and Italian in addition to her native English, Carol blends languages and rhythms with a versatile repertoire including Latin, R & B, pop and swing. She delivers a mix of classic standards and original compositions in a style that ranges from sensuous and warm to infectiously energetic. An elegant and sophisticated performer, this six foot strawberry blonde beauty exudes charm and delights fellow musicians and audiences alike.
Carol has performed the music from “Swing Ladies, Swing” with many Canadian and American Pops Symphony orchestras. Co-hosting and performing at the 2000 Billboard Jazz Awards with legendary jazz pianist Herbie Hancock on BET introduced Carol to the U.S. jazz audiences. She has also performed at events attended by the likes of President Bill Clinton, Governor Gray Davis and legendary singer/songwriters Stevie Wonder, Oscar Peterson and Gordon Lightfoot.
Awarded Canadian Jazz Vocalist of the Year (2002), and 2003 Distinguished Alumni of Berklee College of Music, Carol is an extraordinarily talented musician and one of Canada’s finest vocalists and pianists.