Shara demonstrated a passion for jazz music at a young age. This propelled her to move to Chicago after college to pursue a career as a live jazz singer in the city! So, if you are in town make sure you stay updated on Shara’s shows. Check out her calendar of events and don’t miss out on an evening of classic live jazz and blues!
Follow Chicago Live Jazz Singer Events:
Wednesday, February 5th – WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight, Duo with Pete Benson from 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Friday, February 14th at Reclaimed Bar 7:30 – 10:30 pm
Reclaimed Bar and Restaurant,
3655 North Western Avenue,
Chicago, IL, 60618, United States
Along with gracing the stages of Chicago’s hot spots, Shara has also collaborated and performed with Chicago’s finest. Her repertoire includes a long list of respected artists such as Dave Green, Lloyd Wilson, Willie Pickens, Bob Solone, Dave Gordon, Mark Burnell, Joel Barry, and Rob Amster. But it does not stop there, she has also collaborated with John Bany, Dennis Luxion, Hans Luchs, Brian O’Hearn, Steve Ramsdell, Charlie Braun, Jim Cox, Phil Gratteau and Samuel Jewell, Eric Schneider, Alejandro Urzagaste, Joe Policastro, Dennis Luxion, Jo Ann Daugherty and Jon Deitemyer. Prior to her main-stage days, Shara has also sung background vocals for the Indie Rock band- Sister Machinegun. This contributed to her breakthrough credits, thus opening up for Stanley Jordan and Fareed Haque. Don’t miss an opportunity to enjoy Chicago’s cherished live jazz singer Shara!