In Studio: Jenni Alpert
Mike Dronkers / Friday, Aug. 12, 2011 @ 2:25 p.m.
Singer/songwriter Jenni Alpert is currently touring the nation in support of blood banks, often playing to directly to donors. Inspired to donate?
JAfter her cousin was diagnosed with a disease requiring regular blood transfusions, she decided to do whatever she could to raise awareness about the need for blood.
Since graduating UCLA as one of the first vocalist to complete Kenny Burrell's four year Music program, Jenni has independently toured the US and internationally in over 14 countries with regularity in the UK (England, Ireland, Scotland), France, The Netherlands, Italy, and Australia supporting artists such as Loudon Wainwright III, Jon Allen, Kaki King, and sharing stages with Sara Bareilles and Regina Spektor among other familiar voices.