March 28, 2015

Change to Hilton Head April 10 date

Earlier this month, the owner of The Jazz Corner in Hilton Head, Bob Masteller, passed away. Bob was a giant of the Low-Country jazz scene and much loved. The family recently announced that services in his remembrance are being held …


March 22, 2015

Thank you to Sarasota and St. Petersburg!

Great people, great venues, great weather, great shows — it was All Good in Florida, where we inaugurated the first live concerts in support of the new CD. First was a wonderful audience at the Sarasota Jazz Festival, and then …


March 22, 2015

“Something intensely vital” about Track 1 ….

An article at Blogcritics on  Karla’s new “… Sings the Dave and Iola Brubeck Songbook” CD is a great review and a thoughtful read. Critic Jack Goodstein echoes the thoughts of many when he says he never even knew there …


February 12, 2015

New CD Gets 5 Stars from Critical Jazz :)

“… Sings the Dave and Iola Brubeck Songbook” released just last Tuesday, Feb. 10 (happy dance!), and on Feb. 11 we got the great news that a first review was in, and it’s a nice one. The jazz critic is …


February 5, 2015

The story of finding all the Brubeck song lyrics…

… actually started as a mystery. To do a CD of vocal versions of Brubeck’s music, we needed an official Dave Brubeck songbook that included the sheet music from his publisher, so we could make sure we had the correct …


February 3, 2015

“I have an idea …”

…. That’s how the conversation that started the new CD project [“Karla Harris Sings the Dave and Iola Brubeck Songbook] began. It was October 2013 and I was meeting with pianist Ted Howe to rehearse for an upcoming Atlanta concert …


January 31, 2015

February Is Release Month!

… And I’m celebrating with blogs over the next few weeks sharing background info on the new CD. Virtually every aspect of creating this record, “Karla Harris Sings the Dave and Iola Brubeck Songbook,” was a wonderful experience, and at …


December 23, 2014

New Year, new website, new CD – all coming soon!

Check back regularly as my friends at Mopdog Creative put all the finishing touches on the website rebuild … and I get this news blog thing going. Excited to be sharing the journey as we move toward the 2-10-15 release …


December 22, 2014

Oh what a night at the “A Very Diva Christmas” show last night, year Two!

Amazing crowd there at Steve’s Live Music in Atl – thank you for letting us share the Season with you! High energy in the filled room and onstage as Theresa Hightower, Deb Bowman, Audrey Shakir and I did our diva-esque …


December 15, 2014

Holiday concert with Tempest LBB last night was festive as expected…

We did some Christmas favs and more, including “the intriguing Shoe Song,” as one lady calls it, and if you were there, you will know to which she refers! The next Second Sunday Show is Jan. 11, back at D’Marc …