Monday 28th June 2021
£30.00 - £40.00
An exciting premiere of two top emerging vocalists sharing the Ronnie's stage.
Line-up: LUCA MANNING vocals; CHERISE ADAMS-BURNETT vocals; MATT CARTER piano; SETH TACKABERRY bass & TOM POTTER drums
Luca Manning is an individual - an exciting artist with a big voice and a story to tell. Shaped initially by the buzzing Glasgow music and arts scene, Luca now finds their heart stolen by all that East London has to offer. Stylistically androgynous in both their music and presentation, Luca continually blurs lines and questions rigidity at every opportunity. Luca’s journey so far has included collaborating with Glasgow nujazz collective corto.alto, performing at the EFG London Jazz Festival Opening Gala ‘Jazz Voice’ and collaborating with dancer, choreographer and all round icon Steph Burrell. In their spare time Luca enjoys dancing to disco, turning lewks and dreaming of the day they’ll own a baby sausage dog called Aretha.
Cherise Adams-Burnett - Parliamentary Jazz Award 2020 recipient and Jazz FM Vocalist of the Year 2019 is quickly becoming recognised as a fiercely talented vocalist and musician. Cherise released her Debut EP 'Paradise' to critical acclaim at the beginning of 2020. Since graduating from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music in late 2017, she has been invited to perform at many of the UK’s most prestigious venues and festivals ranging from the BBC Proms at The Royal Albert Hall and the Kennedy Centre in Washington D.C to Festival performances including the UKs Love Supreme Jazz Festival .When asked about her approach as an artist and music, Cherise described her goal as...
"To celebrate and draw from all the musical styles that I love without being defined strictly by any particular genre.... to bring something fresh!" Owing much of her earlier development to the highly-regarded educational group Tomorrow’s Warriors, nowadays she is glad to be involved in developing younger musicians through the same program as a both tutor and workshop leader.