The New York Times traced her roots to Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughn. Recently featured in Jazziz and Time Magazine, Sasha Dobson, was named as one of "6 Jazz Singers Worth a Listen." The daughter of Smith Dobson, acclaimed San Francisco jazz pianist, Ms. Dobson started performing with her father early on. By age 12 she was performing with the Dobson Family Band at the Monterrey Jazz Festival. She returned triumphantly to Monterrey in 2006, and recently played at Lincoln Center, where she mixed island rhythms, bossa nova and traditional straight ahead jazz into her listenable and toe-tapping style.