Ann Hampton Callaway
Ann Hampton Callaway is one of the leading champions of the great American Songbook, having made her mark as a singer, pianist, composer, lyricist, arranger, actress, educator, TV host, and producer.
A born entertainer, her unique singing style blends jazz and traditional pop, making her a mainstay in concert halls, theatres and jazz clubs as well as in the recording studio, on television, and in film.
She is best known for her Tony-nominated performance in the hit Broadway musical Swing! and for writing and singing the theme song to the hit TV series The Nanny.
Callaway is a Platinum Award-winning writer whose songs are featured on seven of Barbra Streisand’s recent CDs.
For the 2020 concert season, Ann will present her new show celebrating Peggy Lee while still offering her acclaimed concerts The Streisand Songbook, Jazz Goes To The Movies and her current Linda Ronstadt celebration.
The only composer to have collaborated with Cole Porter, she has also written songs with Carole King, Rolf Lovland, and Barbara Carroll, to name a few. Her latest CD, Jazz Goes to the Movies debuted at #12 on the Billboard Jazz charts. www.annhamptoncallaway.com