Jackson spoke to the vocalist, then stood at the edge of the dance floor and motioned for Elisabeth to join him.
She was the principal singer at his oratorio concerts, and acquired such a reputation as a vocalist that she was offered an engagement for the Birmingham festival, which, however, she declined.
Another brother, JOHANN EVANGELIST HAYDN (1743-1805), gained some reputation as a tenor vocalist, and was for many years a member of Prince Esterhazy's Kapelle.
The band consists of guitarist and vocalist Jon Foreman, bass guitar player Tim Foreman, drummer Chad Butler, guitar player Drew Shirley and guitar/keyboard player Jerome Fontamillas.
While Astrud is known as a vocalist and not an instrumentalist, some of the songs she performed are intertwined with her name even more than the composer, such as The Girl From Ipanema.