Carol McCartney is an award winning vocalist and recording artist who has been hailed by critics as “a voice for the future of jazz”. Carol was born and raised in Toronto; in fact, in the Fall of 2013, the City of Toronto named a street after her “McCartney Street” (located in the Weston area where she grew up). She was nominated for a JUNO Award with Big Band Freelight and received a MARTY Award from Mississauga Arts Council in 2014. Her impeccable vocals and finely tuned musicianship have made her a favourite among musicians and audiences alike. Here most recent cd titled “Be Cool” garnered rave reviews, cementing her reputation as one of Canada’s finest jazz vocalists. In addition to Jazz, Carol performs and teaches music from many genres including Musical Theatre, POP, and Country.