Sunday 15th May 2016
£13.50 - £16.50
Janet Seidel Trio (from Sydney) presents "Songs in the key of Peggy Lee"
'Her voice is as pure and warm as a soft summer breeze' Weekend Australian
"Seidel has an exquisite gentle and agile voice and honours each tune she sings' All about Jazz USA
'She sings with a seemingly effortless and swinging grace' Bruce Crowther UK Jazz Journal
Janet is one of the best jazz singers in this country and the only Australian singer to have made it into the Penguin guide to Jazz 7th edition 2005. Described as: Australia’s first lady of jazz singing.
Smooth, sophisticated and stylish. In this special concert Janet Seidel and her trio perform a selection of songs from her album Don't Smoke in Bed: Songs in the Key of Peggy Lee.
Spanning the genres of jazz, cabaret, lounge and easy listening, she is one of Australia's most prolific recording artists and performers.
As a trio, they have achieved international recording success, releasing 18 CDs, and have received widespread acclaim for live performances on radio and in venues ranging from concert halls to jazz clubs.
In this intimate cabaret concert, Janet and her trio pay tribute to Grammy Award-winning American jazz singer, songwriter and actress Peggy Lee, who is best known for her collaborations with Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones and more.
Janet Seidel's voice has been ranked by critics with those of Peggy Lee, Doris Day, Julie London and Blossom Dearie, and has earned her the title Australia's First Lady of Jazz.
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