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Coffee Talk Jazz Radio Interview:
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
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After suffering a pharmaceutical error which led her to severe medical complications and fighting for her life, Dorothy Leigh a strong, determined, soulful songstress had a chance to listen to that voice within directing her to pursue her dreams in life.

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11Radio.com Interview with Dorothy Leigh | March 18, 2013
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Listen to Dorothy Leigh on the new Jazz show. Share and review the music on www.LIVE365.com

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NY Daily News | Friday, August, 24 2012

The New Musical "Dream Babies"
SEE Teaneck's Very Own DOROTHY LEIGH in DREAM BABIES, a powerful musical about the teenagers of St. Mary's Home for Girls & St. John's Home for Boys, who share their joys and growing pains while attending Royal Academy, a Charter School in Brooklyn, NY.

DREAM BABIES is a testimony to the faith and determination of these teenagers to make it in life against all odds with the loving support of their teachers, counselors and friends. Read More.

Dream BabiesDREAM BABIES - The Musical
August 9 - 26, 2012
The Riant Theatre

Dorothy Leigh was recently been cast in a lead role for the new musical "Dream Babies". Come support her and enjoy a night of theater at its best.

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DREAM BABIES is a powerful musical about the teenagers of St. Mary's Home for Girls & St. John's Home for Boys, who share their joys and growing pains while attending Royal Academy, a Charter School in Brooklyn, NY.

DREAM BABIES is a testimony to the faith and determination of these teenagers to make it in life against all odds with the loving support of their teachers, counselors and friends.

Upcoming Radio Interviews - August 2012
Sunday August 5 @ 3:13 p.m. Dorothy Leigh, Live on UNIR1, Daily @ http://t.co/q5Gg4Uly
Monday, August 6 @ 7:30 a.m. Dorothy Leigh, Live on WFDU-FM 89.1 or http://wfdu.fdu.edu/home.html

September 2011: Album Review - A Second Chance
To really understand where Dorothy Leigh is coming from musically on much of her debut album, A Second Chance, one needs to know some things about the term “quiet storm.” Back in 1974, Smokey Robinson recorded a post-Miracles solo album called A Quiet Storm; Read More »

September 2011: Album Review - A Second Chance
Dorothy Leigh is one of those singers who’s arrived so fully formed that it’s difficult to comprehend why she isn’t already more widely known. She’s intelligent, intense and capable of moving with ease between conventional large ensemble situations and the shag-carpeted soul of three decades ago. Read More »

September 2011: Album Review - A Second Chance
Although it’s her debut release, Second Chance sounds like Dorothy Leigh has done it all before. Her gorgeous, soulful voice is both enchanting and powerful, while her words are uplifting, insightful, and contemplative…sometimes with all aspects in the same song. Read More »

September 2011: Album Review - Intimate Moments
Vocalist Dorothy Leigh and her preferred pianist, Alva Nelson, form an elegant jazz duo on Intimate Moments. Wielding a cache of dramatic ballads, Leigh channels her idols and pours her soul into every song. It’s a well-chosen bunch of tunes, too, with all but a couple falling squarely in Leigh’s range. Her voice is more Ella Fitzgerald than Billie Holiday, residing on the smoother side of traditional jazz vocals. Read More »

September 2011: Album Review - Intimate Moments
There is a fine art to playing in a vocal-piano jazz duo, whether in a live situation or on a recording session. The performers need to be technically solid, but at the same time take enough chances to keep things interesting, providing enjoyment and aural captivation for their audiences. Vocalist Dorothy Leigh and pianist Alva Nelson have recently come together to produce Intimate Moments, a collection of ten vocal-piano duos set in the traditional jazz style.
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June 2011: Album Review - A Second Chance (Hungarian translated to English) »
The Second Chance is Leigh's first CD album. 10 very well-composed and orchestrated a number of young beautiful singer and emotion-filled performance. Among the authors beside Alva Nelson Juanita Fleming and Janice Robinson's name to be mentioned. Read More »

June 2011: Album Review - Intimate Moments (Hungarian translated to English) »
On this album is Dorothy Leigh sings jazz standards with Alva Nelson's piano accompaniment. Numbers that are heard on the disc, such as What A Difference A Day Made, the Someone To Watch Over Me, or the Nature Boy. Read More »

May 2011: Album Review - Intimate Moments »
On her brand new release, INTIMATE MOMENTS, the phenomenal Dorothy Leigh brings her unique vocal touch to a lush set of ballads and love songs taken mostly from the Great American Song Book, accompanied only by the amazingly gifted pianist Alva Nelson. Read More »

May 2011: Album Review - Intimate Moments: the-borderland.co.uk »
ot on the tails of her debut album the vivacious Ms Leigh is back with a new album jazz and pop standards. Intimate Moments is a collection of ten tracks with Dorothy Leigh performing to pianist/arranger/producer Alva Nelson intricate and velvet gloved performances. Read More »

April 2011: Jazz Inside Magazine Album Review - A Second Chance »
Here’s a big production CD with full orchestration, taking the listener into a celebratory world of disco and rhythm and blues. Dorothy Leigh holds forth with exuberance and hope, calling forth a “second chance” as the lyrics of the title track express, misleading only in that this is a debut recording. Read More »

April 2011: Jazz Inside Magazine Q&A interview with Dorothy Leigh. Read More »

April 2011: SmoothJazz.com Album Review - A Second Chance »
It is my pleasure to introduce you to the auspicious debut album, A SECOND CHANCE, from beguiling East Coast songstress Dorothy Leigh. Within this fine new project you will discover ten artful, original songs that compellingly represent the Jazz, R&B and Adult Contemporary genres, beautifully arranged and orchestrated by composer/pianist Alva Nelson to skillfully bring forth the essence of Ms. Leigh’s vocal talents. Read More »

March 16, 2011: Midwest Records Music Review - Intimate Moments »
DOROTHY LEIGH/Intimate Moments: The front person on a jazz vocal/piano date that finds you smack dab in the middle of a cool after hours club (maybe after work club?) where that singer on the bandstand knows the right moves at the right times. Read More »

Q&A with Dorothy Leigh: SmoothJazz.com »
Artist Interview with SmoothJazz.com: Read More »

Feb. 2011: Music Review - A Second Chance: the-borderland.co.uk »
This is the debut album by vocalist Dorothy Leigh, and contains a collection of original songs by a team of songwriters who have supported Ms Leigh's breakthrough. While the album has a strong jazz vibe the overall sound is old school soul and pop in style. Read More »

Feb. 13, 2011: Music Review »
"This is absolutely a good album. The arrangements, orchestration, recording, song writing are close to perfection." Music Review of A Second Chance from Ivan Nossa. Read More »

Jan. 31, 2011: Music Review »
"This album introduces the world to a special songbird, one who voices the music with power and gusto capable of belting out a song with the best of them." Music Review of A Second Chance from Edward Blanco. Read More »

January 29, 2011:
Dorothy Leigh and Alva Nelson featured on Myself & Others with Host Jim Hill. Read More »

Jan. 7, 2011: Music Review »
"A first class soundtrack to cocktail hour... " Music Review of A Second Chance from Midwest Record... Read More »

 

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