Basie to Beyoncé - WAAPA Jazz Choir plus Big Band

 

From the swinging sounds of Ella Fitzgerald and Count Basie, to the smash hits of pop/R&B powerhouse Beyoncé, the WAAPA Jazz Vocalists and Big Band take you into the timeless journey of vocal big band classics and beyond! 

Sing along to all-time favorites from Sinatra to The Andrew Sisters; be wooed by lush vocal arrangements from acclaimed ensembles such as New York Voices; and be amazed by roof-raising interpretations of our most outstanding pop and soul divas! 

The WAAPA Jazz Vocal Ensemble features the amazing talents of 17 exceptional young vocalists, currently studying on the jazz course at the esteemed Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Performance highlights include appearances at the 2018 and 2019 Perth International Jazz Festival, WAAPA in the Park, and have also performed with esteemed artists, Katie Noonan, Megan Washington, Vince Jones, Ray Thistlethwaiyte (Thirsty Merc) and New York Latin Jazz giants, The Rodriguez Brothers for WAAPA’s annual Jazz in the Theatre productions. 

Musical Directors - Victoria Newton and Jeremy Greig

Northbridge Piazza, Saturday 7 Nov, 3pm

Free event