When: Wed., Jan. 2, 5:30 p.m. 2019
Emily Gimble is a third-generation musician from a family of influential Texans that includes famed fiddler Johnny Gimble, her grandfather. But she’s using her pedigree as a stepping stone in her own journey, not a silver spoon. Gimble’s soulful voice can convey heartbreak and triumph in one breathy swoop, and she’s also an accomplished pianist. Her smooth and mellow jazz accompaniment proves that she’s a talent in her own right.