Joe & Em Jazz Duo
Joe and Em have been playing together as a duo for more than four years. With the opportunity to perform with someone of Joe's caliber, Emily's dream of singing jazz professionally has been realized. Joe considers his musical association with Emily one of the most gratifying events of his long musical career. Joe Santora has been a jazz pianist for over 40 years. He holds a masters degree in Jazz performance from the Eastman School of Music and is a former Professor of Jazz Studies. Throughout the 1980's Joe was the composer/ pianist with MCA recording artist Cabo Frio. Emily Kirchoff has been singing with Joe in the Rochester, NY area since 2005. In 2000 she recieved the renowned Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra's Young Artist Jazz Award.