Italian born songstress, Roberta Gambarini surprises many with her full throated jazz stylings. She has performed all over the world and was an award winner in the prestigious Thelonius Monk International Jazz Vocal Competition. In 1998, Roberta relocated to the US and attended the New England Conservatory in Boston. She immediately began performing and garnered a crowd of devoted fans. In 2006, Roberta released her first North American album," Easy to Love" to critical acclaim. Boston Globe calls Gambarini "a true successor to Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, and Carmen McRae."