Heather Stewart is a uniquely high calibre voice in the international jazz scene. Based in Paris, Recent shows feature jazz, blues, country and ragtime from the 1900s to 40s. Heather performs in Paris, and recently toured Europe, UK, USA and Australia. She performs great songs from all the great jazz musicians from a vast array of songwriters.
Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Annette Hanshaw, Louis Armstrong, Sidney Bechet, Duke Ellington, Bessie Smith, Jelly Roll Morton, Irving Berlin, Gene Aubrey, Scott Joplin, and Big Bill Broonzy. Heather has spent years exploring the acoustic blues and jug band roots of jazz which give her singing and violin playing a depth and artistry that set her apart and make her one of the best of her generation.
Currently living in Paris, Heather Stewart performs with some of the world’s greatest musicians and collaborates with artists in various countries. Heather is an award winning vocalist and violinist who performs with great musical focus, humility and open joy. She has done serious classical training and studied the jazz tradition on the job for 20 years. He current Parisian project The Dirty Ragtimers tour summer 2019 their brand new album made in Chicago, "Fairytales of Montmartre".
Recent notable performances include Paris' famous Le Bal Blomet, La Coupole brasserie, Boeuf Sur Le Toit, La Bellevilloise, Caveau de la Huchette (La La Land), Dr Lupin (deco bar in Pigalle) and her residency every Sunday at Montmartre hotspot Chez Camille with The Dirty Ragtimers.