Teri Thornton


Devil May Care

  • Release Date: 23 Mar 1999
  • OJCCD-1017-2

On September 25, 1998, veteran vocalist Teri Thornton tore up the Smithsonian's Baird Auditorium in Washington, D.C. with a performance that won the Thelonious Monk Institute's International Vocal Competition. It was a particularly sweet triumph for Thornton, who had seen her career go into eclipse for decades and had recently survived cancer. A new star all over again as the millennium approaches, Thornton first created a buzz nearly four decades earlier with this session, a collection intri… MORE