BASSOON MUSIC PROGRAMME
Corinthia Hotel London is proud to announce the following artists playing in Bassoon this month:
Giusto Di Lallo
Live in Bassoon every Tuesday - Saturday 6 - 8pm
A musician, composer and sound designer, Giusto Di Lallo is in demand as a pianist and keyboard player. He has also composed music for theatre, orchestra, screen, ballet and various bands. Drop into Bassoon to hear Giusto play a mixture of blues, ragtime, new age, music from movies, jazz and old favourites.
Jessica Berry (Jazz/Soul)
Live in Bassoon 7th JuneJess grew up in a musical family, her father a renowned jazz bassist. She played piano and flute from a young age, before turning her hand to singing. Since studying at Trinity College of Music, Jess has gone on to perform alongside the likes of Sir John Dankworth, and Cleo Laine, at venues including the Royal Albert Hall, the Barbican and the Vortex. Jess is currently working on her debut album.
Live in Bassoon 15th June
Atila is an established British singer whose interpretations of the American Songbook are internationally renowned. Having begun his professional career with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, he has since worked with the likes of Buddy Greco and Benny Golson, performing at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scotts and live on BBC radio and TV.
Gabrielle Ducomble (jazz/latin)
Live in Bassoon 16th and 17th June
Parisian native Gabrielle Ducomble brings a special blend of Gallic charm and sophistication to the British jazz scene.
Singing in English and her native French, Gabrielle performs Parisian-style jazz and tango, putting a contemporary spin on songs by Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Serge Gainsbourg and Astor Piazzolla, plus her own original material.
Live in Bassoon 1st and 22nd June
Named as “One of the most promising Soul voices in the UK”, M'Das has performed with the likes of Ellie Goulding, Jessie J, Jamie Cullum and Rita Ora. He has also graced the stage of many prestigious venues, including The O2 Arena and The Royal Albert Hall.
Harris Adams (soul/blues)
Live in Bassoon 3rd, 10th and 14th JuneAdam Harris is a singer/songwriter making a name for himself in London. Inspired by legends such as Otis Redding, Ray Charles, Sam Cooke and Bill Withers, Harris's soulful voice enhances his unique style which drifts seamlessly through soul, rock 'n' roll, funk, and gospel.
Dan Swana (jazz/soul)
Live in Bassoon 6th and 13th JuneSince receiving the coveted PPRNCM Gold Medal Award in 2008, Dan has performed at major venues around the world including Wembley Arena, The O2 and the Java Jazz Festival.He has toured with Swing Out Sister and shared the stage with such legends as Herbie Hancock and Stevie Wonder. Dan performs Jazz, Pop and Soul standards.
Libby Shone (pop/soul)
Live in Bassoon 8th and 29th JuneLibby is one of London's most unique and sought after Soul vocalists. She trained at The London College Of Music and her diverse vocal ability has enabled her to gain a wealth of session and studio work within the UK and Europe. Libby sings Pop, Soul and Disco classics.
Meg Cavanaugh (jazz/blues)
Live in Bassoon 24th JuneOriginally from the Midwest, Meg moved to the UK in 2009 and has been carving a reputation as one of London’s leading Gatsby Jazz, Vintage-era vocalists. She has toured with Matt Bianco, and Casablanco, has released two albums in the US and now performs regularly across London. Meg covers 20s and 30s Jazz Standards, plus a wide range of Americana, Blues and Folk.
Laura Williams (pop/inde)
Live in Bassoon 21st and 27th JuneLaura is a highly accomplished guitarist and vocalist who is fast-gaining a following both in the UK and abroad. Her fresh twists on songs by the likes of The Beatles, Queen, Abba, Christina Aguilera, and Pharrell make her an instant favourite with audiences.