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Jen de Ness Nu Vox Sextet - Sweet Country Cure for the Blues
Monday 15 April 7.00pm
These long-term music collaborators invite you to an evening of Soulfully Uplifting jazz blues and country music to light up your week as a Cure for the Blues!
Vocals, Guitar, Cello, Piano, Saxophone, Flute, Hammond, Bass & Percussion weave a feel-good blend of originals alongside sweet re-imagined tunes from the likes of Norah Jones, KD Laing, Melody Gardot, Linda Ronstadt, Carole King, Ray Charles, Van Morrison, Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson.
Sweet and sultry vocals, soaring harmonies, moving piano/Hammond, beautiful cello lines, cool percussion and some of the sexiest blues guitar and sax your’e gonna hear this year!
Jen de Ness: Vocals and Piano
Bill Atkinson: Telecaster/Acoustic Guitar and Backing Vox
Peter Grayling: Cello/Bass and Backing Vox
Mike Collinson: Saxophones, Flute and Backing Vox
Mark Cunniffe: Piano and Hammond
Satish Krishnan: Percussion
“De Ness’ distinct style is soothing and has the audience relaxing into the comfortable atmosphere she creates. Hopefully this accomplished performer will return to Adelaide soon. ★★★★ 1/2” — Glam Adelaide
“TOP QUALITY. Excellent song-writing alongside the magnificent voice of Jen de Ness and the very fine guitar playing of Bill Atkinson. Watch out for a return visit and be sure to get tickets.”” Broadway World Review
“Sultry, scintillating and completely mesmerising.” Pheasantry Club, LONDON
“Engaging, relaxed and humorous, this seasoned performer, warmly connected with the audience and had them in the palm of her metaphorical Parisian evening gloves. Light hearted, love-tinged jazzy vocals and sassy moves to hit the spot and soothe the heart.” Weekend Notes WA Fringe World Review 2019
“Both polished and intimate.” Australian Theatre Guide
“You’ll love Jen de Ness. “Cry Me a River” is my new favorite. Take a listen.” Best of Summer Listening US
“This is a Masterpiece! Cruisy, sultry & soulful sounds. Loving this!!! ★★★★