Jazz at... the Blue Lamp presents NIKI KING SINGS DUKE ELLINGTON Music

Jazz at... the Blue Lamp presents NIKI KING SINGS DUKE ELLINGTON

  • Date

    Thursday 17 April 2014

  • venue

    The Blue Lamp

  • time

    8.00pm

  • age

    Adults

  • price

    £11.00 including booking fee

  • genre

    Music

NIKI KING QUINTET

THE SONGS OF DUKE ELLINGTON

Multi-Award Winning Jazz Vocalist, Niki King, makes her Blue Lamp debut for an intimate and highly anticipated performance of her new show “The Song’s Of Duke Ellington”. 

King’s accolades include winner of the Perrier Jazz Vocal Award, The Scottish Style Award and The Spirit Of Scotland Music Medal. 

King is also an established writer she has released five albums and performed in many of the world’s leading jazz venues from The Blue Note, New York and Tokyo to Ronnie Scott’s and The Jazz Café, London.

King’s exciting new show pays tribute to the timeless songs and musical genius of one of the greatest jazz musicians and composers of the 20th century, Duke Ellington.

King’s incredible quintet features a stellar line up of award winning Scottish and international players.

‘I’ve Got It Bad’, Do Nothin’ Til You Hear From Me, Solitude, Sophisticated Lady, It Don’t Mean A Thing…just a few of the timeless classics to feature in this exciting new show, celebrating the music and songs of the late great Duke Ellington. 

“(King) is the outstanding Scottish female vocalist of our times”  

**** The List

“King is in possession of a powerful, passionate voice capable of ringing every ounce of emotion…” ***** TVBomb

***** EdFest Mag       ***** The Scotsman


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