PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Broadway Big Band's Caissie Levy, Ariana DeBose, Hannah Elless, Alysha Umphress Pick Female Standards

By Michael Gioia
18 Sep 2013

Ariana DeBose: "Smile" (as performed by Madeleine Peyroux). Madeleine's voice is such a beautiful reminder of the jazz age. Her warm, easy tones remind me so much of modern Ella Fitzgerald.