Monthly Archives: February 2011

Esperanza Spalding Makes History with Best New Artist Win

Esperanza Spalding made history last night during the 53rd annual Grammy Awards with her win for Best New Artist. The 26-year old bassist bested fellow nominees Justin Bieber, Drake, Florence + the Machine, and Mumford & Sons to become the … Continue reading

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Grammy-nominated Esperanza Spalding Performs on Letterman

Grammy-nominated Esperanza Spalding takes to the Late Show with David Letterman to perform “Winter Sun” from her album Chamber Music Society. Esperanza is the first jazz artist to receive a Grammy nomination for Best New Artist in 35 years. She … Continue reading

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