Magos Herrera, vocalist
August 27 with the Brooklyn Rider
Born in Mexico City and currently based out of New York City, Magos Herrera is a dazzling jazz singer songwriter, producer, and educator.
Declared as "one of the greatest contemporary interpreters of song” by The Latin Jazz Network Magos Herrera is regarded as one of the most active vocalists in the contemporary Latin American jazz scene. She is best known for her eloquent vocal improvisation and her singular bold style, which embraces elements of contemporary jazz with Ibero-American melodies and rhythms singing in Spanish, English, and Portuguese, in a style that elegantly blends and surpasses language boundaries.
Herrera has recorded nine albums, including “Dreamers” (2018), a joint collaboration with one this year’s artists, Brooklyn Rider and with whom she will perform. She has an extensive teaching career and has been a guest professor in master classes in schools and universities around the world.