Elaine Delmar

 

Elaine Delmar's musical journey has taken her in many directions. She has made numerous radio and television broadcasts and concerts singing with small groups, big bands and symphony orchestras around the world, starring with Michel Legrand, Stephane Grappelli, Andy Williams, Benny Carter and Herb Ellis to mention but a few. In the 2006 BBC Jazz Awards she was nominated for Artist of the Year. Michael Parkinson described her as "One of the ageless, evergreen singing stars that we have … as beautiful and talented as ever”. Humphrey Littleton said she “Truly defines the word class” and the Sunday Observer said, “Among the multitude of good jazz singers in Britain today, there is not one who can surpass Elaine Delmar”.