Her song stylings exude personality and it's no wonder. This girl has charisma to spare. And with her innocent and unintentional naiveté, she wins the hearts of all who experience her performance- Michael Andrew, Performer and Broadway Producer (The Nutty Professor)
Her penchant for comedic interplay livens up the dullest occasions. But when she sings the occasional ballad, she leaves the listener mesmerized? Charles Carlini, NY Music producer
Vocalist and entertainer Sarah Hayes has been at the forefront of the New York jazz scene for the past 6 years. She has performed around the country and internationally for Jazz festivals, Corporate events, Casinos and Resorts as well as regular engagements for NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg . She appears regularly in several of New York's premier clubs with her septet, Swing Society as well as her trio & quartet. Big Band performances include the Bensen-Scott Big Band , The Ed Caccavale Orchestra as well as the Tom Haberman Orchestra.
Sarah is excited and proud to be the newest member of the legendary ?Artie Shaw Orchestra?, with tours scheduled for 2010.
Prior to moving to New York, Sarah worked for Universal and MGM Studios in Orlando, Florida as an entertainer. She sang with Central Florida?s famed Coconut Manor Orchestra, featuring Dick Hyman. She then traveled across the country with her band, headlining a variety of casinos & resorts. One of the highlights was headlining over three summers at Michigan's famous landmark, The Grand Hotel on beautiful Mackinac Island with their Orchestra.
With a passion for the standards of the 30?s & 40?s and entertaining in the tradition of old school Hollywood & Las vegas glamour, Sarah Hayes thrills audiences with an array of lush melodies and exciting dance numbers.
Sarah has had the distinction of working with some of New York's finest musicians including Les Paul, John Colianni, Jay Leonhart, John Allred, Lew Tabackin, Christian McBride, Bob Kaye, and Bobby Porcelli among numerous others.