BILLIE HOLIDAY : celebrating the music of Lady Day
The Rodric White Septet featuring singer Lana Nesnas perform an exciting evening of music celebrating the inspiring legacy of Billie Holiday, an American jazz musician and singer / songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years. Nicknamed ‘Lady Day’ by her friend and music partner saxophonist Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz music and pop singing. BIllie pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. Her vocal style has strongly inspired generations of jazz singers and instrumentalists.
Rodric ‘s septet featuring the elegant vocals of Lana Nenas will perform such classic Lady Day songs as‘God Bless The Child’, ‘Fine & Mellow’, ‘Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans’, ‘Don’t Explain’, ‘The Man I Love’, What A Little Moonlight Can Do’, ‘I Cover The Waterfront’ and many more.
Lana Nesnas – vocals
Rodric White – pianist & music arranger
Ralph Pyl – trumpet
Jason Morphett – tenor saxophone
Danny Carmichael – trombone
Peter Kohlhoff – acoustic bass
Steve Ley – drums
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