MADELINE KOLE- jazz vocalist and freelance jazz bassist performing throughout the N.Y.C. area since 1976.
Currently working with Jerry Kravat Orchestras, Lester Lanin, and Roy Gerson, to mention a few. MADELINE KOLE has made a career doing mostly upscale clubdates in all of the posh New York City venues. In addition to being a sideperson, Madeline frequently fronts her own group.
Recording credits include; PAINTER OF DREAMS, A LONG WAY TO GO, and KOLE SINGS COLE. These recordings have received rave revues in DOWNBEAT, JAZZ TIMES, and MODERN VOCALIST magazines.
Ms. Kole has appeared and performed with the following artists; Bobby Short, George Benson, Robert Klein, Pat Cooper, the Modernaires, Julie Budd, Bobby Rydell, George Burns, Ann Hampton Calloway, Nancy La Mott and John Pizzarelli.
MADELINE KOLE'S latest, and yet to be released DON'CHA GO AWAY MAD!!!....contains several of her favorite classic jazz standards. She is accompanied by some of the best musicians in the New York metropolitain area. Richard Iacona on piano,Mike Hall on bass, Ron Affif on guitar, and Tony Tedesco on drums.