From Russia/NYC! Exciting Swing Vocalist and her Band make Cleveland Debut at Nighttown!
Svetlana is "Breakfast at Tiffany's served at the 21st Century Speakeasy" (Allan Young, New York Music Daily), "outstanding vocalist and songwriter" (Will Frieldwald, Wall Street Journal), "making Hot Jazz sound cool!" (BlueMonkMoods).
"Prepare to swing and be moved!" (JazzLives) and "Shine your dancing shoes!" (Time Out NY) as "NYC darlings" (Time Out NY) Svetlana and the Delancey Five transport you to the carnival of sound, seamlessly moving from sophisticated and sultry retrospection to a rowdy joyous "exuberant, foot-stomping party combining swing and pop-singer/songwriter sensibilities"(WPIX11TV) fit for the 21st Century!
Svetlana & The Delancey Five is a collective to New York's veteran jazz musicians lead by a young exciting vocalist, bandleader and arranger, Svetlana Shmulyian. Since forming in 2011, Svetlana and her band have headlined sold out shows in the premier jazz clubs (such as Blue Note, BBKings, Joe's Pub, Regattabar), Jazz Festivals (Blue Note Jazz Festival, Tel Aviv Blues Festival), and Performance Arts Centers across the United States and internationally. The band has gained stellar reviews from Presenters, Audiences, and Press alike by playing exhilarating shows that combine the charm of Svetlana's sultry swinging vocals, with the the excitement and power of a "little big band" and the intoxicating unpredictable improvisational aspects of a small jazz group!