An American jazz vocalist Cecile Mclorin Salvant was the winner of first prize in The Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition in the year 2010. After that, she released her first album titled as Cecile which she released shortly after winning the competition. She then released her second album entitled as WomanChild. It was released on the Mack Avenue Records in the year 2013. In addition to that, she was also nominated for Grammy Award for the Best Jazz Vocal Album in 2014.
Cecile has won the four categories in 2014 Down Beat Critics Poll which are Female Vocalist, Jazz Album of The Year, Rising Star-Female Vocalist and Rising Star-Jazz Artist. Recently, she has released her third album on 5th September of the year 2015 which she entitled as For One to Love, to acclaim for New York Times, Los Angeles Times as well as The Guardian. Till now, she has been succeeding to gain a lot of popularity as well as a huge numbers of fans following.
A native of Miami, Florida, United States, Cecile Mclorin Salvant came into this world on 28th August of the year 1989 which has now made her at the age of 26. She belongs to an American nationality. Her father is a Haitian doctor whereas her mother is a mixed-race French Guadeloupean who is a founder as well as the president of the small bilingual French English School located in Miami. Cecile started to study in the classical piano when she was just 5 years old. After that, she began singing in Miami Choral Society when she was 8. Subsequently, she developed the interest in the classical voice and then started to study with the private instructors and later with Edward Walker who is the vocal teacher at University of Miami.
Cecile then moved to the Aix-en-Provence, France in the year 2007 foo studying the law as well as the classical and baroque voice at Darius Milhaud Conservatory. It was there with the reedist and teacher Jean-Francois Bonnell that she studied improvisational, instrumental as well as vocal repertoire ranging from 1910s and then snag with the first band of her.
Moving on to her personal life biography, as Cecile has maintained to keep her personal life secret, there is no more details found about her family background and other activities. It is also not known whether she is dating anyone or has any boyfriend. Besides that, more information about her and her songs can also be accessed from various sites and she can also be followed in Instagram and Twitter.