Kimberly Ford is a jazz vocalist whose talent, taste and
sensibility both honor, and venture beyond, The Great American
Song Book... With a stylistic range that effortlessly flows from
ballads to Free Jazz, her influences as varied as
Ella Fitzgerald, Jay Clayton, Sheila Jordan,
and Joni Mitchell.
Her Recordings and Performances earned her recognition in
in Jazz historian Scott Yanow’s "The Jazz Singers: an Essential Guide"
She is is also a committed Educator, and current President of the
Santa Barbara Vocal Jazz Foundation.
Both Singing and Speaking, her voice can be heard in
numerous Films and TV Shows.She has been featured on NPR,
and appeared at the Coleman Hawkins Jazz Festival,
and many others..