An event that is still planning to go ahead despite coronavirus is the return of BBC Radio 2 broadcaster Clare Teal to The Pheasantry in Chelsea alongside pianist Jason Rebello.
On July 11, Clare’s vocals and Jason’s jazz piano will produce swing to sublime ballads, Clare’s duo concerts are renowned for their musicality coupled with Clare’s warm and witty storytelling guaranteeing the audience something personal.
The duo will explore a rich, jazz infused repertoire with timeless classics penned by the legendary musical storytellers of the last 100 years and celebrates giants of the Great American and British Songbooks through to the work of more contemporary writers crafting the standards of today plus Clare’s own original compositions.
The joyous ever-evolving set list draws from a rich catalogue including selections from Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, Rodgers and Hart, Sting, Van Morrison and Ed Cobb and honouring the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Anita O’Day, Nancy Wilson, Frances Faye and Peggy Lee.
With 15 acclaimed albums to her name, and a new album due to be released in 2020, Clare and her pianist promise a sparkling night of inspired music and entertainment following performances at the BBC Proms at The Albert Hall, The Cadogan Hall and the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Clare’s pianist Jason Rebello is the winner of the British Jazz Awards 2017 Best Pianist followed by his triumphant concert in the 2018 London Jazz Festival.
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