Claire Martin's Hollywood Romance
Location: Theatre Royal Winchester, Jewry Street, Winchester, SO23 8SB
Box Office: 10am – 5pm (Mon – Sat)
T: 01962 840440
Seven-time British Jazz Award winner Claire Martin and her ensemble of handpicked musicians (including the Tippett Quartet, Matt Skelton, James Pearson and Callum Au) will be bringing their latest show to The Theatre Royal, Winchester. "Hollywood Romance" celebrates the art of the popular song from the age of Hollywood, inspired by the legendary Songbook recordings of Ella Fitzgerald, Anita O'Day and Sarah Vaughan. Claire Martin is at the peak of an illustrious international career as a jazz singer, being described by Jazz Times USA as "amongst the four of five finest female jazz vocalists on the planet". Her 15th album for Linn records, Too Much in Love to Care, received 5-star reviews, Jazz Journal saying that she is 'one of the finest jazz singers in the world today'. The album went on to win the Best New Recording award at the 2012 British Jazz Awards.