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Queen of Soul: The Music of Aretha Franklin + Horn Section (presented by Claire Fahie)
Sunday 30 January 6.30pm
2022 FRINGE WORLD MUSIC & MUSICALS AWARD WINNER
Multiple Grammy Award Winner and the “Queen of Soul”, come pay your RESPECTS to the very first female artist to be inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame, Aretha Franklin.
This highly popular show explores the evolution from the Queen’s powerhouse originals to her expressive and interpretive covers.
Exquisite harmonies and a powerful horn section.
Join Claire Fahie and her phenomenal 9-piece soul band as they pay tribute to one of the most influential and acclaimed figures in Soul, Aretha Franklin.
I Say a Little Prayer
I Never Loved a Man
You’re All I Need to Get By
(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman
NOTE: LIMITED TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE DUE TO THE CURRENT RESTRICTIONS, BOOK NOW!
Who’s in the band?
Lead vocals: Claire Fahie Music
Guitar: Jarrad Van Dort
Bass: Gwyneth Gardiner
Keys: Trevor Stockton
Drums: Zack Visser
Horns: Sam Timmerman & Jeremy Trezona
Backing vocals: Sharni Cumming & Alana Fay Lock
About the artist:
“Poised, sassy and soulful” are just a few words frequently used to describe one of Australia’s most noteworthy up and coming international vocalists. Recently performing at the Mandarin Oriental’s Jazz & Blues Bar in Hong Kong, Claire Fahie is well known for her originals and covers, performing a vast variety of genres such as disco, pop, R&B and soul. Claire’s expressive and soul wrenching vocals will have you up and dancing whilst at other times feeling deeply and emotionally connected to her music.
Claire’s crowd engagement and participation pledges each audience member an enjoyable and inclusive night of music. See what’s next by following Claire Fahie on social media.