Vocalist Kelly Crum Delavaris and Brasileira return to Natalie’s for an evening of Brazilian music along with a tribute to the music of Tom Jobim. Band members are Erik Augis (keyboards), Andy Woodson (bass), Michael Cox (sax, flute), Danny Aguiar (percussion) and Brett Allen (guitar).
Kelly Crum Delaveris has been singing professionally since 1978, inspired by her father’s collection of big band singers and Sergio Mendes recordings. She has performed with a variety of instrumentation, from a duo to a symphony, and is a frequent guest of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra. Kelly is a fan-favorite among local Columbus jazz fans. She was voted Best Vocalist in Columbus by the Columbus Dispatch 2006 Readers Poll. Kelly has opened for Sarah Vaughn, Bob James, Bob Newhart, Joan Rivers, Tito Puente, Tony Bennett and many more.