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Sittin' In: Shawnn Monteiro

Denise J.R. Bass
Boston-born jazz singer Shawnn Monteiro performs around the world and recently retired from teaching at the Hartt School of Music in Hartford, Conn. Her new CD "You Are There" was recently released on the Whaling City Sound label.

CAI's John Basile talks with New England-based jazz singer Shawnn Monteiro about her career, her father Jimmy Woode and her new CD "You Are There," which she dedicated to her dad.

John Basile is the local host of All Things Considered weekday afternoons and a reporter.