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Staci Griesbach is a Los Angeles-based singer and musician bringing together her passion for jazz and country music with her debut album, My Patsy Cline Songbook, coming August 2019. Throughout the album, Staci takes fans on a journey through songs Patsy Cline made famous by some of Nashville's most renown songwriters including Hank Cochran, Harlan Howard, Bob Wills, Willie Nelson and more.
These prolific American songwriters contributed greatly to the Nashville Sound - arguably in the same way Irving Berlin and Cole Porter contributed to the foundation of jazz standards that exist today. Similarly, Patsy Cline has arguably shaped and influenced nearly every female country singer today, much as Ella Fitzgerald or Billie Holiday had in the jazz landscape. Staci presents an opportunity to consider exploring more than one Great American Songbook, cross-pollinating jazz styling with country music lyrics and melody. Featuring interpretations of “She’s Got You,” “I Fall To Pieces,” “Crazy,” "Walkin' After Midnight," and "Sweet Dreams,” among others, My Patsy Cline Songbook marks the first full-length Patsy Cline tribute album presented in a jazz and contemporary style…