Caity Gyorgy (pronounced like George) is a Toronto and Montreal based vocalist who is known for singing bebop and swing music.
Being called one of JazzFM91’s 8 Canadian Women in Jazz You Need to Know, Caity performs regularly at events across Canada. She has performed at popular clubs and jazz festivals across Canada including the Toronto Jazz Festival, the Calgary Jazz Festival, The TU Jazz Festival, the Brampton Jazz Festival and the Jazz Bistro.
Caity has also worked and recorded with many luminaries in the Canadian jazz scene including Allison Au, Pat LaBarbera, Jocelyn Gould, and Pat Collins.
In addition to performing, Caity runs an instagram account entitled "@Liftaday" where she has gained global recognition from her transcription videos that are viewed daily by thousands of people. She has posted over 170 videos since 2018.
Caity plays most frequently with her group the “Caity Gyorgy Quartet”. With this group, she plays hip arrangements of standards and original music. Caity composes music that sounds like the jazz repertoire of the 50s and 60s. Her arrangements and compositions often feature her own vocal improvisation which sets her apart from other singers.
She has released one EP, several singles and released her debut album “No Bounds”, that features guitarist Jocelyn Gould , on January 22nd 2021. She is releasing an EP of original music arranged for large ensemble under Brooklyn based label la reserve on July 9th 2021 with singles starting in March!
She is a thrill to watch and listen to.
July 16th : Upstairs Jazz, Montréal QC
With Michael Bruzzese on guitar, Leighton Harrell on bass, and Jacob Wutzke on drums. Sets at 7:30pm and 9:30pm
July 20th: @JazzinToronto Live Community Celebration: at the Jazz Bistro + Livestream, Toronto, ON
With Felix Fox-Pappas on piano, Thomas Hainbuch on bass, and Jacob Wutzke on drums. 6:00pm EST/ 4:00 MST both in person at the Jazz Bistro and livestreamed!
July 28th: La Marche á Côté, Montréal QC
As a featured guest for the house set of the jam session! Come jam! 8:00pm til late!
August 8th: Frankie’s Jazz, Vancouver BC
With the Ilhan Saferali Trio – Ilhan Saferali on piano, Ben Boardman on bass and Jacob Wuztke on drums. 7:30pm PST
August 9th: Jazz in The Garden, Vancouver BC
Beautiful outdoor concert in Jazz singer Karin Plato’s garden with Miles Black on piano
August 12th, 13th, 14th: Alvin’s Jazz, Calgary AB
Three night run with the Johnny Summers trio. 8:00pm to 11:30pm MST
August 20th: JazzYYC Summer Festival, The King Eddy Calgary, AB
Album release celebration double bill with Johnny Summers. With Jon Day on piano, Jonathan Wielebnowski on bass and Jacob Wutzke on drums.
August 21st: JazzYYC Summer Festival Women in Jazz Panel, Calgary AB
12:00pm to 1:30pm MST