'In Conversation' with Martin and Alice 7.00-7.15pm
Sunday 7 May | 7.30pm (In conversation starts at 7.00pm)
Martin Taylor & Alison Burns £25.00 (concs £23.00) Celebrating 100 Years of Ella Fitzgerald
Multi-award winning guitarist Martin Taylor and Scottish-Canadian jazz singer Alison Burns highlight the Grammy-award winning collaboration between Ella Fitzgerald and jazz guitarist Joe Pass. Taylor and Burns will present a concert inspired by the intimate 1960's duo recordings of Joe Pass and Ella Fitzgerald. Martin has collaborated with artists including Tommy Emmanuel, Jamie Cullum and Bill Wyman, has a BBC lifetime achievement award, and a record 14 British Jazz Awards! Alison’s debut album, ‘Kissing Bug’, was the first album by a Scottish jazz singer to reach the Jazz Top 10. She has performed all over the world and guested with The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and BBC Big Band.
‘There is a touch of genius in his playing’ Classical Guitar Magazine (Martin Taylor)
‘A startling classy exponent of the art’ The Guardian (Alison Burns)