10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chelsea Baratz

With the JazzLive International festival only a week away, we want to introduce you to a few of our very talented artists! First up in the ’10 Things You Didn’t Know’ series is sax player, Chelsea Baratz!

Before I give you my list of things you DIDN’T know about me, I’ll give you a quick update on things you should know about me already… I’m 25 years old, born & raised in Pittsburgh (and on the Pittsburgh Jazz Scene), I moved to NYC in 2006 on a full scholarship to the New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music and recorded my album “In Faith”, produced by Maurice Brown (released in September 2009).  I just recently graduated from the New School this year, and in addition to performing with my own group, I’ve been keeping busy doing studio work and performing & recording with Nicholas Payton, Orrin Evans, and Maurice Brown.  So, without any further ado, Continue reading