Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton at the Shalin Liu

A vocalist of tremendous power and artistry, Lisa Fischer has patiently waited in the wings, singing background for everyone from the Rolling Stones, Sting, Luther Vandross, Chris Botti (with whom she sang at our 2012 Jazz on the Rocks gala) and countless others. Now it’s her turn to take the spotlight. Fischer, who starred in the 2013 Academy-Award winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom, has a voice and charismatic presence that demands your attention.