If you are a fan of Jazz greats Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Diana Krall, Tony Bennett, Sarah Vaughan, Carmen McRae you are going to enjoy Perth based Jazz singer Cathrine Summers. She’s known for her diverse style, husky, smooth tone and a broad repertoire.
Powerful & Smooth Jazz
This UK-born Jazz artist is charming her way in the jazz scene with her a smooth yet powerful voice. Her love of jazz, fostered and nurtured from a very young age is abundantly clear. She delivers events to remember across Perth and WA. There is an overwhelming sense of enjoyment and feeling of reminiscing in performances from this charismatic chanteuse.
It’s hard not to compare Cathrine Summers to female jazz vocalists Nancy Wilson, Diana Krall or Carmen McRae. She effortlessly delivers well-known classics from the 30s and 40s that transcends audiences to a different era.
With 200+ jazz songs there is something for everyone. Swinging traditional jazz style, slow emotive ballads, Spanish, Italian, French song plus many well-known classics from The Great American Song Book.
Cathrine performs as part of her Jazz Trio, Quartet or Quintet of some of Perth’s finest jazz musicians. The quality that sets her apart from other singers is that people of all ages feel ‘instantly familiar’ with her and find themselves lost in her banter and on-stage charisma. This playful fun interactive entertainer dishes up a real treat of toe-tapping tunes about love, loss, remorse, fun and adventure.
Cathrine’s broad repertoire ranges through songs from The Great American Songbook to many French, Spanish, Brazilian Jazz songs. She also mixes up Traditional Jazz gems from the 30s. Her ability to deliver a variety of styles, rhythms and tempos means this versatile performer appeals to a broad range of audiences and events styles.
- SOLD OUT Fringe World Festival Series of Shows 2015
- Busselton Jetty 150 year Celebration 2015
- Kings Park Festival 2014
- Subiaco Arts Centre Concert Series 2014
- SOLD OUT Jazz By The Bay Festival, Dunsborough 2015
- SOLD OUT Perth International Jazz Festival, 2015
- The Basement, Sydney, 2013
- Sydney Opera House’s Opera Bar residency 2013
- Manly Jazz Festival (Jazz Quartet), Sydney, 2013
- Regular full house performances at The Ellington Jazz Club
- A Summers Night In Paris
- Summer Groove Sundowner
- European Cotton Club – A Great Gatsby Night
- Let’s Misbehave! – The Songs of Cole Porter
- Great Ladies of Jazz
- West End Jazz – Jazz of 1930s and 40s Musicals