Jeanie Barton with Tony KofiThe Pheasantry, SW3 4UT , [Venue Details]
Voted best newcomer at Marlborough Jazz in 2015, singer Jeanie Barton is joined by sax colossus Tony Kofi for an evening of emotive music.
With Jeanie on vocals and keys, Paul Gray on double bass and Ian Beestin on drums, their quartet will perform many nostalgic yet fresh compositions alongside joyous standards. Jeanie's most recent album Moments of Clarity features Kofi and was described as "Really powerful, just divine!" By BBC Introducing.
After years as a principal in the National Youth Music Theatre, Jeanie studied jazz harmony at Morley College in London as well as improvisation with BBC Jazz award winner Anita Wardell and also cut her teeth as singer and compare for bebop pioneer Laurie Morgan’s trio, fronting their famous North London weekly gig, Downstairs at The King’s Head in Crouch End for over a decade.
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