Vocalist JUNE BISANTZ has co-written and produced several collections of original vocal jazz, all of which have received national recognition.
She has toured internationally, and performed and recorded with distinguished jazz musicians including Steve Swallow, Bob Moses, Paul Brown, Lew Soloff, Jerry Neiwood, Mike Stern, Steve Davis & Will Lee. Reviews and articles about her work have appeared in publications including People Magazine, USA Today, Downbeat, JazzQuad.Ru, Jazziz Magazine, Jazz Podium Magazine, Jazz USA, the New York Times, New York Newsday & the Boston Globe.
Following her two-volume tribute to the vocal work of the legendary Chet Baker (Let's Fall in Love and It's Always You), Bisantz recently released Love’s Tango,
co-authored with pianist & composer Alex Nakhimovsky, signaling her return to original music with a collection of Latin inspired songs about love in its many forms. Love's Tango received a Global Music Award for lyrics and songwriting in 2019.
Ms. Bisantz is also Professor Emeritus of Art & Design at Eastern Connecticut State University and has exhibited her visual art work in galleries, museums and public spaces throughout the United States.
Love’s Tango, EH2U, Willimantic/Farmington CT 2018 - Winner, 2019 Global Music Award
It’s Always You, Toodle-ee, Manor Recording Middletown, CT 2015
Let’s Fall in Love, Toodle-ee, Manor Recording Middletown, CT 2005
That Was Then, Off the Record, New Haven CT 1997
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, Off the Record, New Haven, CT 1993
Dream Patrol, Nova Records, Los Angeles, CA | Alpha Records, Tokyo, Japan 1988
Love Speaks, Pausa Records, Los Angeles, CA 1986
Mister Spats, Track Records, NYC 1984