Come see Kyra Gordon off on her 2016 summer tour! This show will feature many original compositions, as well as soulful interpretations and special guests. Featuring Brian Rodvien on drums, Olive Mitra on bass, Sanjay Pardanani on percussion, and special guests.
A Bay Area native, Kyra spent a year performing in Paris, France, at Les Carveau Des Oubliettes and The One Way Cafe; performing with Martha High, Boney Fields, Lucky Peterson, and Kenny Neal. After returning to the area she has been a background vocalist for Vernon Bush, appearing onstage with Taj Mahal. She was the first vocalist to graduate from the CJC with a Bachelors of Music, and was awarded the Mark Murphy Vocal Jazz Scholarship. As a founding member of the improvised hip-hop collective "The Freeze," she has performed numerous times to sold-out audiences for the Bay Area's hit show "Mortified." She has a monthly residency at the "Rite Spot' in SF, and is embarking on a 2016 summer tour of house concerts and gigs, traversing the western half of the USA.. kyragordon.com