Celebrating their 45th Anniversary The Manhattan Transfer is a jazz vocal group founded in 1969 that has explored a capella, vocalese, swing, standards, Brazilian jazz, rhythm and blues, and pop music. With 29 albums, 8 Grammy Awards, a PBS special fall 2017, an induction into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, this iconic group continues to wow audiences with live performances throughout the country and the world. Some of their top hits include “Operator”, “Tuxedo Junction”, “Chanson d’amour”, “Don’t Let Go”, “Walk in Love”, “On a Little Street in Singapore”, “Who What Where When Why”, “The Boy from New York City”, “Route 66”, and “Birdland”.
The Manhattan Transfer is comprised of Cheryl Bentyne, Alan Paul, Janis Siegel and Trist Curless, who recently stepped into the shoes of the group’s founder, Tim Hauser, after his recent passing. With worldwide record sales in the millions, the extraordinary group topped the charts consistently for decades with their melodic and jazz infused vocals that bring audiences back year after year and that span generations.