A native of Cleveland and graduate of John F. Kennedy high school, singer Evelyn Wright won the 1993 award for Most Promising Female Artist and Favorite Female R&B singer from Midwest Urban Music. Her recordings include a live performance with the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra at the Bop Stop. Wright has toured throughout the United States and Canada, opening for icons such as Mel Torme, Joan Rivers, Harry Belafonte and David “Fathead” Newman. She performs today at 1 p.m. at Cain Park. Admission is free.