"Top notch jazz stylist Hilary Kole offers an up tempo “It’s All Right with Me,” making the classic number her own with musical shifts and turns that appear organic. Next is an irresistibly happy “While We Were Young” presented with satin phrasing as a waltz in jazz time. Look for a new CD in October..." ALIX COHEN www.womanaroundtown.com 8/20/2014
CONCERT REVIEW : Evansville Courier & Press By Roger McBain Posted May 17, 2014 at 10:58 p.m.
“Sound art eclipsed cameras, action, special effects and gadgetry in a gilded vintage movie palace Saturday, as the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra and guest vocalist Hilary Kole presented The Music of …
Hilary Kole sings at 54 Below Review with photos by Stephen Sorokoff
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Hilary Kole Sings at 54 Below–MUSIC REVIEW By STEPHEN HOLDEN -NEW YORK TIMES
Hilary Kole performing her new cabaret set at 54 Below with a five-piece band and a selection of originals, pop, jazz and musical theater.
“…..she found her mojo in a devastating …
Hilary Kole at 54 Below music review by WILL FRIEDWALD Wall Street Journal-Aug 16, 2012
WILL FRIEDWALD wrote in the Wall Street Journal-Aug 16, 2012:
“What Hilary Kole does well, she does very well: like opening with a string of familiar showtunes retrofitted with robust new …
With her crystal clear voice and precise phrasing, singer Hilary Kole pulls off the delightful and unique You Are There
Understated elegance and playful warmth aren't incompatible qualities, at least not in the hands of superb musicians such as Kole
Kole's singing reaches beyond the usual vocal interpretations of standards. In her gifted hands, they're transformed into compelling new musical short stories...Add to that the musicality she brought to everything she touched...