BIOGRAPHY

Jeanne Becker’s successful musical career formed in Denver, Colorado where she was the manager and lead singer for the Jeanne Becker Band performing regularly at the best Denver jazz clubs, nightclubs, and private engagements.

Ms. Becker - and her rare and rich sound, now in Chicago, - leads a superb jazz ensemble.  Her Chicago venues include the London House downtown, the Drunken Bean in Lakeshore East, Hey Nonny in Arlington Heights, Pops for Champagne, Fairmont Hotel’s Metropole Room, Plaza Tavern, Green Dolphin Street, the 95th Club, Gold Star Sardine Bar, University Club of Chicago, Mid America Club, Ditka’s, Kuklas, Hotel Sofitel O'Hare, Eddie Merlot's (Burr Ridge and Lincolnshire), Perry's in Oak Brook, Del Rio in Highwood.and many private social events.  Recently, Ms. Becker has been performing regularly at the Atwood Café in downtown Chicago and Chicagoland libraries including Wilmette Public Library, Skokie Public Library and upcoming Morton Grove Public Library in addition to the Lake Forest - Lake Bluff Artisan Guild art fair.

 

Jeanne's appealing style and wide repertoire developed from a variety of influences including jazz, swing, blues, and Latin sounds.  Her sensuous voice has been described as, "it feels and sounds like velvet."