REVOICE! @ THE APEX PRESENTS …
SUNDAY 19 OCTOBER 2014 – Click to book
8PM (DOORS 7.30 PM) £12
GABRIELLE DUCOMBLE with Luca Boscagin (guitar) and Vincenzo Titti Castrini (accordion)
+ Georgia Mancio and Chris Ingham (piano)
French chanson, Argentine Tango, Brazilian bossa nova, Italian retro pop, Chilean folk, Cuban and Latin American classics: a stunning, multi-national, multi-lingual night of Latin music sung by two of the UK’s finest vocalists.
“Charismatic, sophisticated and charming performer leaving audiences spellbound in her wake” – Jazz FM
Rising star, Gabrielle Ducomble, is currently thrilling the British jazz scene with her special blend of Gallic charm and sophistication. She performs Parisian-style jazz and tango putting a totally fresh spin on songs by Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Serge Gainsbourg, Astor Piazzolla and more. In 2003 she reached the final of French Pop Idol and then studied jazz at the esteemed Guildhall School of Music in London. Her latest album, Notes From Paris, is enjoying universal acclaim and was Jazz FM’s Album of the Week. She performs with guitarist and composer/arranger Luca Boscagin (Mauro Negri, Larry Coryell, John Abercrombie) and the highly acclaimed Vincenzo Titti Castrini on accordion.
“Ingham hits the sweet spot every time” – BBC Music Magazine
To open the night award-winning jazz vocalist, Georgia Mancio (Alan Broadbent, Ian Shaw, Bobby McFerrin), explores her Italian and Latin American heritage to present songs from Brazil, Chile, Cuba and Italy. Her duo partner is pianist, producer, music journalist and composer, Chris Ingham, whose credits include Peter King, Scott Hamilton, Ruthie Henshall as well as his own projects celebrating Jazz At The Movies and Hoagy Carmichael.