Dorothy Doring is a professional gigging vocalist, performing both as a singer and most recently as a prolific songwriter. Ms Doring has experience in several genres ranging from folk to country, to rock and R&B, to swing, blues and jazz. Dorothy adds the freedom of jazz improvisation plus the intimacy of cabaret into each and every performance. With a relaxed delivery and seasoned stage presence , Dorothy communicates and engages audiences with her authentic and warm expressive style. Doring's professional singing career has developed over five decades and has produced three award winning jazz albums. Ms Doring lives in her home state of Minnesota, esteemed as a music educator and performs numerous gigs each month working with a variety of groups around the Twin Cities area. Her latest project "A Spectacular Life" is an uplifting cabaret show of original songs with a message of hope, vitality and happiness.
CD Dorothy Doring and Phil Mattson
"Compositions by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn"
Included on Cadence Magazine's 10 Best of 2014 list.
Dorothy has recorded three Albums-
Listen to a compilation of songs taken from Dorothy's CD's here.