Jacqui Dankworth and Friends
The festival concludes with a concert given by one of the UK’s most highly regarded jazz vocalists, Jacqui Dankworth, alongside Charlie Wood and other leading British jazz musicians.
Dankworth’s concert appearances and her stylistically diverse recordings showcase her virtuosic and effortless mastery of a wide spectrum of genres. Known primarily as a jazz singer, Jacqui also draws on folk, soul and blues influences. Her voice has been described as “multi-faceted” and “incomparable” by The Times.
She has collaborated with many musicians including The Brodsky Quartet and Courtney Pine, Marvin Hamlisch, Paloma Faith, Alan and Marilyn Bergman, Gretchen Parlato, Clare Teale, Georgie Fame, David Gordon, Charlie Wood, Gregory Porter, The BBC Big Band, RTE, LSO and RPO Orchestras and the legendary Chick Corea.
Tickets go on sale on 2nd July at 12pm.