Vocalist I Perth Jazz Singer – Cathrine Summers

Vocalist I Perth Jazz Singer - Cathrine Summers

Vintage Hollywood Jazz – The Ellington

Kickback and take a load off as popular jazz songstress, Cathrine Summers, brings you a cheeky up-tempo night of classics from the Vintage Hollywood Jazz Era. Summers is a sell-out artist at Perth’s International Fringe World Festival 2015, 2016 and 2017 plus many high profile concerts, events and functions throughout WA. Be filled with a fun and upbeat night as Summers delights you and guests with her husky, smooth, yet powerful voice, coupled with an infectious humour and natural playful charisma that really sets her apart.

Enjoy that old Hollywood sound and feel you have been looking for. Featuring classic standards from the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s and 1950s such as I Get A Kick Out of You, Cheek To Cheek, Anything Goes, Top-Hat White Tie and Tails, As Time Goes By and many more. From artists such Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Doris Day, Judy Garland, Julie Andrews…

It’s hard not to compare Summers to vocalists such as Nancy Wilson, Diana Krall or Carmen McRae with her big vocal range, versatile style and a confidence in performing these classics that transcends genres and eras. Summers effortlessly delivers well-known classics with a natural ease that makes you feel right there in the 30’s and 40’s when these great songs were written.

Highlights

  • Stories and fun tid-bits of information delivered in a charismatic style
  • Host of well-known lively classic songs of love, fun and adventure through to emotive classics of heartbreak, loss and remorse.
  • Incredible 6-piece jazz ensemble of Perth’s best musicians; Brodie Stewart (piano), Jacob Mitchell (guitar), Pete Evans (drums), Alistair Peel (Bass), Marc Osborne (Sax) – an evening of outstanding musicianship.

A great night to wear your red carpet best. Join Cathrine in Hollywoodland.