About Margot Roi
Best Female Jazz Artist and Billboard World Song awarded. Many tracks from Margot Roi's album made top ten lists. An original track was included in the CD Compilation'Songs of Canada 2010'. Margot is currently a featured artist on The PenthouseRadio in NYC
OurStage selected her to compete in the "New Music Seminar: Artist On The Verge" contest and she placed Top Five. Margot also made Top Ten in the OurStage Blues Channel for the month of June.
Toronto based Margot Roi combines both her artistic and musical background to create a unique flexible style of language resulting in a mesmerizing effect. Margot cross-pollinates traditional and contemporary standards for a textured fresh sound.
"When I perform vocally, I want the audience to experience fun, and to make connections. I choose lyrics that intensify the emotive colourations of my interpretive style, to further inhabit the textured atmosphere laid down by the other musicians."
Margot's current CD release "A Place For Me" is an eclectic collection of jazz and contemporary songs that approach the subject of love from every possible perspective to affirm a place in your heart! Margot arranged all compositions to reflect the diverse musical nature of her performing experience and recorded with Toronto's top jazz musicians.