TAEKO SINGS WEDNESDAY MAY 16 AT THE HYATT
NBJP: What’s the worst job you ever had?
T: Real estate broker inNew York.
NBJP: Who’s your favorite jazz performer?
T: Betty Carter
NBJP: What inspires you creatively?
T: Working out
NBJP: If you could only own one CD, what would it be?
T: “Audience with Betty Carter”
NBJP: What’s one liquid (other than water) we’d ALWAYS find in your refrigerator?
NBJP: Who’s your favorite singer?
T: Patty Austin
NBJP: What word or phrase do you overuse?
T: “Are you sure?”
PLUS ONE: When did you know you wanted to be a jazz musician?
T: When I first leftNew York City in fall of 1998 after staying for 6 months