vocalist     pianist     lyricist     composer     teacher 

 

Latest recording: GHOST OF YESTERDAY: Shades of Lady Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIC2WnAqTxE

 

 

Teri has an intuitive laid back sense of time reminiscent of Abbey Lincoln & Betty Carter but with her own uniqueness. Jack DeJohnette (legendary jazz drummer & 2012 NEA JazzMaster)

Powerfully moving...segacious warmth...impressively deep...Christopher Loudon, JAZZTIMES  

She is made for those who still understand the meaning of the term the real thing. Stanley Crouch (Author/Cultural Critic & 2019 NEA JazzMaster) 

Roiger has a voice like the finest bittersweet chocolate full of rich, dark, contradicting flavors that miraculously blend to create one of the most original vocal instruments in decades. Playboy Magazine 

 

2012 release "DEAR ABBEY: The Music of Abbey Lincoln" 

"A vocalist who wraps (Abbey) Lincoln's complex songs around her finger…" Mark Myers, Jazzwax.com

 

 

 

 

You can purchase audio CDs or digital downloads of my four recordings (GHOST OF YESTERDAY, DEAR ABBEY, STILL LIFE, and MISTERIOSO at the following sites:

CD BABY  http://tinyurl.com/zm45shl

iTUNES    http://tinyurl.com/jf29kqo

AMAZON  http://tinyurl.com/hao2kse

 

SPRING CALENDAR

Sunday, APRIL 7 @ TAGINE Restaurant: Teri Roiger celebrates the birthday of Billie Holiday! Teri (voice), John Menegon (bass), guitar tba (221 W 38th Street, NYC 10018) 646-373 6265   www.taginedining.com

Sunday, APRIL 14 @ MAUREEN'S JAZZ CELLAR (6 pm): Terri Roiger celebrates the Music of Abbey Lincoln! Teri on vocals, James Weidman (piano), John Menegon (bass), Jason Tiemann (drums) (2 N Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960) 845-535-3143   www.maureensjazzcellar.com

Friday, MAY 10 @ LYDIA's CAFE (7-10 pm) Billie Holiday / Lester Young Song Fest! (7 Old US 209, Stone Ridge, NY (845-687-6373) Teri Roiger (voice), George de Leon (sax), Pete Levin (keys), John Menegon (bass) www.lydias-café.com

 

 

 

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GHOST OF YESTERDAY: Shades of Lady Day

What A Little Moonlight Can Do

Wholly Earth (music & lyrics by Abbey Lincoln)