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Festival International de Jazz de Montréal:

Dawn Tyler Watson Quintet

Juno Award-winning Singer-Songwriter Dawn Tyler Watson has earned her place among the International Blues elite. She adopted Montreal as her home after earning her BFA in Jazz Studies and Theatre from Concordia University.

Since then, her fiery stage presence and soul-stirring performances have garnered her national and world-wide recognition with multiple awards including Maple Blues Awards for Songwriter, Best Album, Female Vocalist of the Year, and a 2020 American Blues Music Nomination for Vocalist of the Year alongside greats like Curtis Salgado & Mavis Staples.

Her latest record “Mad Love,” was just awarded the 2020 JUNO award for Blues Album of the Year.

Dawn Tyler Watson: vocals
Chad Linsley: piano
Mike De Masi: bass
Kaven Jalbert: sax
Sam Harrison: drums

Youtube video: “It Don’t Mean A Thing”

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