Georgina Jackson with the AJO
On International Woman’s Day, The Blue Lamp is proud to present one of the
UK’s top jazz women, Georgina Jackson, trumpeter and vocalist as guest with
Aberdeen’s own fabulous jazz orchestra, the AJO.
Having sung in and led various sized bands with miscellaneous musicians,
Georgina decided to record and release her first CD. With support from Jazz
FM (CD of the week) and Sir Michael Parkinson ''til there was you' climbed to
the dizzy heights of Number 8 in the HMV jazz charts. The critical success of
her first album led to Georgina landing her dream job as resident singer with
the Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra, where she performs regularly.
Georgina now works internationally as a cabaret artiste performing her
entertaining trumpet/vocal shows on the world's most prestigious cruise lines.
She is also to be found singing with the Echoes of Ellington Big Band and is in
great demand performing up and down the country with her trio show and with
guest soloist and workshop dates with Big bands both here and In Europe.
“A talented trumpet player and a singer with a sassy, vibrant style. Her second
album, Watch What Happens, puts all of this together and it's a winning
All About Jazz
That was amazing..... The real deal.....I never thought I'd fall in love with a girl
from Wigan, but I did tonight!”
Sir Bruce Forsyth (At Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club)