CATE CODY SWING QUINTET
Cate Cody is one of the UK's finest Jazz singers and the Swing Quintet features some of the UK's top players who have worked with most of the UK's finest singers and musicians including Acker Bilk, Stacey Kent, Bryan Ferry and George Melly.
The band's performance will feature many of the most famous and memorable songs from the Golden Age of Jazz, written by Composers such as Rodgers and Hart, Cole Porter, the Gershwins and Harold Arlen, with many prominent versions having been performed and recorded by singers as diverse as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Fats Waller and Nat 'King' Cole.
We are in for an absolute treat and Cate's voice will blow you away and this description says it all:
"Cate Cody has a unique way with a song. She sings the melody and
lyrics with a beguiling simplicity that makes it sound like they are a
secret she wants only you to know and she draws the listener in without
resorting to tricks and affectations."
Dave Newton - 13 Times British Jazz Pianist of the Year