Laura Rosok is an award winning Seattle based jazz vocalist. When you hear her sing, the timbre of her voice grabs your attention yet reassures with excellent pitch and control as she delivers her repertoire of jazz standards and popular songs with jazz and blues influences.
In 2015, Downbeat Magazine named Laura the national winner of their 38th annual Student Music Awards in the high school vocal jazz soloist category. Downbeat said of Rosok, “You are the total package! Beautiful, clear sound, great pitch, effortless flexibility of motion. A pleasure to listen to.” In 2014, Laura was named the winner of the high school division Seattle-Kobe Female Jazz Vocalist competition. This led to guest performances at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley in Seattle as well as at the Sone Jazz Club and the Jazz Queen Vocal Contest in Kobe, Japan.
Performances in local venues and festivals include Jazz Alley, the Tacoma Musical Playhouse, Proctor Arts Fest, Jackson Street Jazz Walk, the North Bend Jazz Walk, La Spiga, Tandem Wine Bar, 192 Brewing, Four Seas's Restaurant, Sea Jazz Edmonds, Egan’s Ballard Jam House, Boxley’s, and North City Bistro. Laura also performed with Lance Buller and the Roadsters recording a KPLU studio session and broadcasting live on the radio.
Seattle, WA native, Laura graduated from King’s High School and is currently attending the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in music with an emphasis in jazz vocal performance, as well as a B.S. in neuroscience.