Artist spotlight: Leah Suárez – Charleston Scene

Leah Suárez is a multilingual singer, valve trombonist, composer and band leader known for her work in Charleston’s jazz community.

She graduated from the College of Charleston with a degree in music performance and jazz studies and later co-founded Jazz Artists of Charleston, a nonprofit aimed at preserving Charleston’s jazz heritage, with Jack McCray in 2008.

Suárez spoke with Charleston Scene this week about leaving her post at the organization this year, and what she has in store for 2016.

Source: Charleston Scene