Naama Gheber is a New York-based jazz vocalist inspired by the emotionally direct compositions of Rodgers and Hart, Fields and Hugh, Cole Porter and other great composers and lyricist of the 1930’s and ‘40’s. Possessed with an urbane and elegant voice, Gheber’s sensitive interpretation and crisp phrasing have become recognizable elements of her signature style and timeless appeal.
A native of Israel and graduate of The New School for Jazz, Gheber has performed across the NYC and Europe in celebrated festivals and jazz clubs. In NYC Gheber has performed at acclaimed jazz venues such as the cell, Smalls Jazz Club, Mezzrow Jazz Club, Cornelia Street Cafe, and many more.
This summer, Naama Gheber will return to the cell, leading an all-star quintet. The band will celebrate the voices of jazz, performing popular hits of the 30's and 40's alongside beautiful, rare tunes in arrangements based on favorite recordings .