Friday 23 March 2018 7:30PM
Dianne Reeves singer
Wigmore Hall Jazz Series
- Dianne Reeves singer* *Wigmore Hall Debut
Dianne Reeves, who recently received an Honorary Doctorate from the Juilliard School for her ‘breath-taking virtuosity, improvisational prowess, and unique jazz and R&B style’, performs a selection from her five GRAMMY Award-winning albums, together with new songs.
An expert scat singer and skilled interpreter of lyrics, Reeves, who is frequently compared by critics to Dinah Washington and Carmen McRae, received the Best Jazz Vocal Performance for three consecutive recordings, including her most recent release, Beautiful Life, a GRAMMY first in any vocal category.
Her Wigmore Hall debut is sure to be a red-letter event for jazz enthusiasts and singers alike.