Lenni Stewart is 'a great addtion to the Canadian Jazz scene' as described by audiences and peers alike. Her vocal prowess is immediately evident in her inate ability to express the romance, energy, pathos and humour in classics penned by the great composers of the American Songbook, Swing, and Torch Ballads.
'I am passionate about the music I sing, and believe in having respect for the lyrics, and being true to their story'.
Lenni's music and performance style are reminicent of the early popular vocalists such as Peggy Lee, Doris Day, Sarah Vaughn and Judy Garland. 'Classy, sassy and sophisticated' she is a highly versatile entertainer. Lenni's strong stage presence, musicality, diverse repertoire and sense of humour make for a truly enjoyable and memorable audience experience.
Lenni performs in concert with the Lenni Stewart Jazz Trio, Lenny Graf Platinum Orchestra, Stewart & Gallo, and the Variety Dance Band, and has appeared as feature vocalist with the Cadillacs Showband, the Trentones and Big 8 Harmonizers among others. Lenni has shared the playbill with several Canadian music legends in special Benefit concerts, including Sylvia Tyson, Cindy Church and Georgette Fry.