Ronnie Scott’s returns to Opera Grill on Thursday 14th September for an eight week residency, here is the line up for our upcoming events…
Main Act: Gill Manly
Gill Manly has performed her unique interpretations of jazz standards at many famous locations across London including The Royal Festival Hall, the Barbican and the Kings Road club Stocks, where she rubbed shoulders with Eartha Kitt, Tony Bennett and other music legends. She has even sung to the Dalai Lama in Tibetan! Her repertoire includes songs by Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald and Etta James, among others.
Support Act: Aydenne Simone
Aydenne Simone has wowed audiences with her deep, powerful voice for nearly 30 years and has performed at prestigious events and venues worldwide including the International Jazz Diva Festival, the Newport Jazz Weekend, the International Jazz Diva Festival and the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore. Her music is heavily influenced by the work of Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald and Eydie Gorme.
Main Act: Sara Dowling
Raised on a diet of jazz music from her father’s record collection including the works of Erroll Garner, Art Tatum and Fats Waller, Sara cites her main influences as Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holliday. As well as performing across the country, she has written songs for EMI, Sony and Warner as well as for national advertising campaigns including the Dulux advert ‘Paint The Town’.
Support Act: Billie Black
Sultry toned pop singer Billie Black describes her music as ‘subtle, groovy tunes that make people sway’ and this evening will see her showcase her jazzier side as she combines the old with the new.
Viva Cuba Night featuring Eli & La Evolución and a selection of Cuban Jazz, Funk and Soul bands
Main Act: Lily Dior
Support Act: Andy Davies
Main Act: Cecilia Stalin
Support Act: To be confirmed
Main Act: The Coalminers
Support Act: Veda Black
A Soul Family Night hosted by Natalie Williams and featuring two other surprise star singers
Main Act: Marcus Bofanti
Support Act: Leslie Phillips
To book or for more information, contact Sara Boothby on: 07392 868 662 or 01244 343 888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org