SUGARFOX’S SWEET IDEA A new record label in town aims to change the way local bands make it to the big time. Carol Frazier and Dawn Duncan FORT COLLINS MAY BE AN INCUBATOR for up-and-coming musicians, but even so, making it isn’t easy here; the big-label mentality still rules., and most major labels end […]
Performing professionally since the age of sixteen, Frazier has graced the largest theaters to the smallest coffee shops to share her original jazz influenced music. You will often hear her version of old standards with band members that have performed with the greats such as Dizzie Gillespie, Don Grusin, Dave Grusin, Carmen McRae, John Denver, The Yellowjackets, Shawn Colvin, Nelson Rangel, and more. Shows are often incorporated with dance and visual art to deepen the audience experience.
From jazz to blues to rock, improvisation and collaboration become the fabric that weaves hope and inspiration through her music, with the ultimate goal of connecting the heart and mind to the soul.
“I grew up on the standards, performing with my grandmother across the country, learning from the very best! Jazz continues to hold her memory, while it influences the music I write today.
As a seasoned traveler through the journey of life, I have found that life’s ups and downs create the ride that has inspired my creative heart. I am a singer, songwriter, wife, mother, daughter, and friend. I am a student, teacher, lover and crusader. Like anyone, I live many personas and each can be seen through the songs that I sing.
From jazz to blues to rock, improvisation and collaboration become the fabric that weaves hope and inspiration through my music, with the ultimate goal of connecting the heart and mind to the soul.
Music is my conduit for sharing personal experience and creativity is my catalyst for honoring the past, living in the present and embracing the future.” Carol Frazier