Colleen O'Connor in the KGB Jazz Lounge
Come down and see Colleen O'Connor in the KGB Jazz Lounge at the Flamingo. Pianist and singer/songwriter Colleen O'Connor plays original songs from her CD "17 Hoops", plus jazz standards with her own twist of sassy jazzitude.
Ms. O’Connor is a Vancouver-based pianist and singer/songwriter originally from Grande Prairie, Alberta. Her songs are a skillful blend of alternative piano rock and jazz, featuring intricate rhythms, evocative melodies, and thoughtful lyrics. Recorded with producer Winston Hauschild, her debut EP 17 Hoops was released in October 2017. An accomplished musician, Colleen has a diploma in music writing from MacEwan University and a BA degree in piano from Portland State University, where she studied injury prevention and wellness for musicians in the Coordinate Movement Program. She was one of the winners of MacEwan Music Program’s Songwriting Contest in 2003, and a recording of her composition Anatolia was featured on the album Coming Home.