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Pamela Knowles

22nd September 2024, 12pm

With a voice described by critics as “Husky, mysterious, playful, clear, and swinging” — Steve Rath, NPR Radio, be prepared for a musical feast of jazz gems as well as original songs. Her vocal style is  both intimate and powerful, offering listeners a passionate performance. 

Ticket prices

£15 – £25

Line-up

PAMELA KNOWLES – vocals
MATYAS GAYER – piano
JEREMY BROWN – bass
STEPHEN KEOGH – drums

With an international career spanning more than 30 years, performing with symphony orchestras in New Zealand, at festivals in Australia, jazz clubs in Paris, New York, LA, as well as producing recordings which have been met with rave reviews.

After working as an actress in New York, Pamela returned to London to pursue a career in singing. In New York, Pamela created a popular jazz residency for many years playing with some of New York’s finest jazz musicians including Helen Sung, Noriko Ueda, Hyuna Park, Art Hirohara, Helio Alvez.

Pamela has produced three albums. Her first two self-produced CDS, Love Dance and Boite de Jazz,place her in the mainstream of today's outstanding jazz vocalists. Her latest work, Thirteen Kinds of Desire, which has received rave reviews, is a unique collaboration between Knowles and Pulitzer Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa with 13 original compositions produced and co-composed by Pamela.

Its brilliance is unmistakable, Knowles serves up perfectly some of the most arresting lyrics ever penned.

— Fairfield County Weekly