Sat, 06 Nov|
An Afternoon with Daryl Sherman!
America's top jazz pianist-singer makes a welcome return to The Jazz Centre UK celebrating the songs of Louis Armstrong. Look out for a secret special guest! Tickets: £10.00
Time & Location
06 Nov 2021, 14:00 GMT
Southend-on-Sea, The Jazz Centre UK, Beecroft Art Gallery, Victoria Ave, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EX, UK
About the Event
Since her debut album 'I'm a Dreamer, Aren't We All' in 1983, Daryl Sherman has become recognized as America's greatest jazz singer-pianist. Following an eleven-year residency at New York's legendary Waldorf Astoria Hotel, singing and playing Cole Porter's piano' she moved on to tour internationally, play at major jazz festivals in the USA, Britain and Japan and record prolifically; a few select items from her discography include 'Cole Porter in the Quarter' (recorded in New Orleans with guest Banu Gibson);'Johnny Mercer; a Centennial Tribute' and 'I've got My Fingers Crossed;a Tribute to JimmyMcHugh'. Here are a some views of the artistry of Daryl:
'She makes me smile. She has a sense of humour and she swings! She chooses great songs and plays them wonderfully. She's outgoing and engaging and it's impossible to be bored in her presence!) (Will Friedwald)
'A deeply talented musical human being - acknowledged as one of the great interpreters of the Great American Song Book' (Jay Leonhart)'
'Daryl Sherman is is the kind of singer for whom songwriters of a certain time place and standing would have died!' (John McDonough)
'She's the best..............!' (Tony Bennett)
This is the first date in Daryl's latest tour of the UK which takes her to major concerts in Birmingham, Manchester and the London Jazz Festival 2021! Don't miss the chance to see this fantastic performer + mystery guest at The Jazz Centre UK!
Afternoon with Daryl Sherman£10.00