Led by the inimitable Allyson Briggs, the jazz and Latin band known as Fleur Seule has been firing up the dance floors of Manhattan for years, giving fresh zing to the standout bossa nova, salsa, and swing music of the era. Experience a thrilling night of live music as The Princeton Festival takes music outside the theater and onto the streets!
“The group is a well-oiled machine of mastery.” — All About Vocals
“Fleur Seule, with exquisite taste and exceptional musicality, has created a genre that is both a stalwart tribute and its own gorgeous reinvention.” — Broadway World
Enjoy an evening with some of Manhattan’s finest jazz musicians. Arrive an hour early at 6 pm for a free dancing lesson (limited to ticket holders), then stay late for “La Rubia de la Salsa!”
Allyson Briggs is on a mission to revive the greatest music ever written, and she strives to share her love and passion for the joy and the glamour of it all. As the songbird and bandleader of Fleur Seule, Briggs believes in the power of simplicity, the playfulness of music, and the Great American Songbook. She is an old soul who refined her craft in New York City and has been making great strides in bringing the best of music back for some, and anew to the younger set.