New York based, German artist Sara Decker just finished recording her 2nd Album ‘poetryfied’ with her newly founded Cologne based quartet with Billy Test- wdr bigband- piano, Nicolai Amrehn- Bass, Jeroen Truyen- drums. Ms. Decker is a contemporary jazz vocalist and composer, specializing in merging pop styles with improvisational jazz artistry. Known for her subtle tone, impressive range and heartfelt story-telling, she recently won the 2nd prize at the distinguished Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition 2017 where she opened with the Academy band & Bugge Wesseltoft for the Chick Corea Trio 2018. Sara is currently working and composing as an NRW artist scholar and holder of several awards (YET young European talent 2019, Montreux Jazz Voice 2017, European Jazz Award Italy 2015 among others). She is performing in prestigious jazz venues and festivals across Europe and the United States. (Auditorio Tenerife- international Jazz day- Spain; Rockwood Music Hall, NYC; Flatiron Room, NYC; Jimmy Glass, Spain; B-Flat, Germany; Jazzit, Austria; Loong swingt, Belgium; Festival Transeuropéennes, France; Montreux jazz festival, Switserland; and others).