Emma Hedrick, 20, is an award-winning jazz vocalist, composer, and arranger based in Miami. Emma is a two time DownBeat Student Music Award Winner. In April 2021, Emma will be performing at the International Jazz Contest in Riga, Latvia. In 2019, Emma placed 3rd in the International Ella Fitzgerald Vocal Competition (held in Washington, DC). Emma has performed at the Telluride Jazz Festival (2018 Telluride All Star Ensemble) and at the Indy Jazzfest (2019 NextGen Headliner). She has also performed at The Jazz Kitchen (Indianapolis), The New World Center (Miami), The Baryshnikov Center (New York City) and with musicians Rob Dixon, Kenny Phelps, Steve Allee and Everett Greene. She is currently attending Frost School of Music at the University of Miami on a full tuition scholarship majoring in Vocal Jazz Performance.