Saturday July 14th
"Michelle Cruz has a Billie Holiday soul and the wonderful Cape Verdean flavor of Cesaria Evora"-CVN
Michelle songs have appeared on WGBH's "Eric in the Evening", New England's NPR WICN, MVY Radio and more. Career highlights include playing for "George Wein and Friends", an event with the Founder of the Newport Jazz and Folk Festival and singing for one of her inspirations, Grammy Award-winning Sweet Honey In the Rock.
Cruz was named "Best Jazz Female" at the New England Urban Music Awards and her first recording garnered the ALBUM OF THE YEAR title by Motif Magazine Music Awards.
Michelle is back and is discovering more of her Cape Verdean roots through music. Join Michelle and her band for a night of jazz at ASKEW!