20th January 2018
JAZZ DAMES 3 CELEBRATE PEGGY LEE!!
Back back popular demand, the Jazz Dames will celebrate the life, music, composition and spirit of Ms PEGGY LEE…
Norma Deloris Engstrom May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002. Known professionally as Peggy Lee, was an American jazz singer, songwriter, composer, and actress, in a career spanning six decades. From her beginning as a vocalist on local radio to singing with Benny Goodman's big band, she forged a sophisticated persona, evolving into a multi-faceted artist and performer. During her career, she composed over 300 hundred songs, she wrote music for films, acted, and recorded conceptual albums that combined poetry and music.
This year the incredible pianist and composer REBECCA NASH is taking the Muscial Director ’s seat, with a stellar line up of Bristol musicians…
Riaan Vosloo Double Bass
Matt Brown Drums
Jake McMurchie Saxophone
Nicholas Malcolm Trumpet
And the Jazz Dames are….Sara Coleman, Tammy Payne, Lucy Moon, Molly King and Katya Gorrie.
11 years on since her last solo release, Austin-based singer/songwriter Kelly Willis makes a welcome return to the spotlight. Despite being taken-up by...