I want to introduce you Anca Parghel, great musician who passed away this week, at the age of 51. She was suffering from cancer since long time ago, yet she decided to go on with her career, as if nothing was ever wrong with her health.

Anca Parghel was one of the greatest Romanian jazz singers of all times. I remember how her concerts awakened my interest for this kind of music, which my parents never liked, so I can’t say I grew up with.

This is a recording of her from year 1993:


And this one is from a jams in New York: