Jazz vocal stylist Cookie Wong is a native San Franciscan best known for her performances in Bay Area concert halls, music festivals, hotels and clubs.
Cookie performs with her own group and has appeared with
top jazz artists such as Buddy Montgomery, Johnny Coles, Harold Jones, Jerry Dodgion, George Muribus, Noel Jewkes and Al Plank. Cookie is also the featured vocalist for the Heckscher Orchestras.
Cookie Wong’s "cool jazz" vocals and warm, engaging presence have won her avid fans all over the Bay Area as she presents her vocal interpretations of ballads, jazz standards and contemporary sounds.
Cookie Wong’s dynamic vocals – sensitive, yet powerful interpretations – exhibit a versatility, an elegance, and a joyful warmth that is energy, intensity and intimacy.
The late columnist and man-about-town Herb Caen often punctuated his column with his raves for Cookie Wong.
He called her "ineffable."