gretchen parlato


awards & credits
www.gretchenparlato.com


Sunday, January 8th, 2017 10:59 AM

2016

Tillery - Rebecca Martin, Gretchen Parlato, Becca Stevens:
      4 1/2 stars, Downbeat Magazine
Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 10:28 AM

2015

Live in NYC:
      57th Grammy Awards Nomination for Best Jazz Vocal Album
Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 8:00 PM

2014

2014 Nightlife Awards: Outstanding Female Jazz Vocalist
Live in NYC:
      4 1/2 stars, Downbeat Magazine
Friday, August 2nd, 2013 4:53 PM

2013

#2 Best Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
#3 Best Female Vocalist - JazzTimes Readers Poll
Judge for 2013 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition
Live in NYC:
      #3 - Best Vocal Release - JazzTimes Readers Poll
      #8 - Top 10 of Festive CDs of 2013, Jazz Breakfast
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:12 AM

2012

Best Female Vocalist Award - Jazz Journalists Association
#2 Best Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:11 AM

2011

#1 Female Vocalist - JazzTimes Critics Poll
#1 Rising Star Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
ASCAP Eunice & Hal David Award of Merit for Songwriting
Best Female Vocalist Nominee - Jazz Journalists Association
Featured on Grammy Award winning Best Vocal Jazz Album,
      Terri Lyne Carrington, The Mosaic Project
The Lost and Found:
      #1 Vocal Album of the Year - iTunes Jazz
      #1 Vocal Album of the Year - Jazz Critics Poll
      #1 Best Album of the Year - JazzFM.com
      #1 Album of the Year - Tom Schnabel, KCRW
      #1 Album of the Year - Last Call, KIOS-FM
      #1 Best Jazz Album of 2011 - Angelika Beener, Alternate Takes
      #1 Best Vocal Jazz Album of 2011 - Radio TSF-Jazz Paris
      #2 Top Selling Jazz Album - Billboard Magazine
      #2 Best Jazz of 2011 - NPR A Blog Supreme
      #2 Best Jazz Album of 2011 - Amazon Music
      #2 Best Jazz Albums of 2011 - Nextbop
      #2 Festive Fifty of 2011 - Jazz Breakfast
      #3 Best Female Vocalist - Downbeat Readers Poll
      #4 Album of the Year - John Fordham, The Guardian
      #4 Best Selling Album 2011 - iTunes Jazz Music Chart
      Top 5 Los Angeles Jazz Albums of 2011 - LA Weekly
      #6 Most Read CD Review of 2011 - All About Jazz
      #7 Album of the Year - Jazzwise Magazine
      10 Best Concerts and Releases of 2011 - The Star, Toronto
      Top 10 New Releases of 2011 - KMHD Jazz Radio
      Top 25 Albums of 2011 - North Bay Bohemian
      Top 40 New Releases of 2011 - JazzTimes
      50 Favorite Albums of 2011 - NPR
      Top 50 of 2011 - CMJ Jazz Radio Play Chart
      Best of the Year - eMusic Jazz
      Favorite Jazz Albums of 2011 - AllMusic.com
      Best Jazz CDs of 2011 - Jim Wilke, Jazz After Hours
      Jamie Cullum Favourites of 2011 - BBC Radio
      Best Recordings of 2011 - DC Examiner
      Best Albums of 2011 - Aspen Times
      Los mejores discos de 2011 - Ocio La Bocina, México
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:10 AM

2010

Best Female Vocalist Nominee - Jazz Journalists Association
#2 Rising Star Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:09 AM

2009

Best Female Vocalist Nominee - Jazz Journalists Association
Rising Star Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
In a Dream:
      #1 Vocal Jazz Album of the Year - Jazz Critics' Poll
      #4 The Top 10 Jazz Albums - Washington CityPaper
      #4 Top 10 Killer Covers - JazzTimes
      5 Top CD Picks - A Blog Supreme, NPR
      #6 Steve Greenlee's Top Jazz Albums for 2009 - Boston Globe
      #8 Critics Picks: Top 50 New Albums - JazzTimes
      #9 Best Music of 2009 - The Year of Living Improvisationally, NPR
      #10 Best Music of 2009 - The Year In Jazz From WDUQ, NPR
      Best New Music of the Month - Jazz.com
      "Weak": Song of the Day - NPR
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:08 AM

2008

Rising Star Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
Gretchen Parlato: CD Baby Top Seller
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:07 AM

2007

Rising Star Female Vocalist - Downbeat Critics Poll
Gretchen Parlato: CD Baby Top Seller
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:06 AM

2006

Gretchen Parlato:
      "In a Dream/Footprints" - NPR Song of the Day
      CD Baby Top Seller
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:05 AM

2005

Gretchen Parlato:
      5 Best Progressive Jazz CDs, Jazz Nation, KPR
      CD Baby Top Seller
      debut CD release date July 15
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:04 AM

2004

First place winner - Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition
      (Judges: Kurt Elling, Al Jarreau, Quincy Jones, Flora Purim,
      Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jimmy Smith)
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:03 AM

2003

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance Graduation
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 9:01 AM

2001

First vocalist admitted into Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance
      (Selection committee: Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Terence Blanchard)
Saturday, June 30th, 2012 8:58 AM

1998

Ethnomusicology/Jazz Studies, UCLA - B.A. Degree
Sunday, June 17th, 2012 12:25 PM

1994

Los Angeles County High School for the Arts - Diploma