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The Jazz Makers: Where Pop Icons Meet Jazz

Event Start Date & TIme: May 8, 2024 18:00

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8 May 2024 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Ellington Jazz Club

Doors 6pm
Show 7pm

After their performance at the Quarry Amphitheatre for the Jazz on the Rocks this year, The Jazz Makers a re bringing this show to the Ellington on the 8th of May 2024.

Get ready for a sonic adventure where The Jazz Makers seamlessly blend the energy of pop and rock anthems with the cool sophistication of jazz! These trailblazers don’t just cover, they transform, breathing new life into classics like Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and Amy Winehouse’s “Valerie” with a smoky, sultry jazz twist.

Think The Police’s “Roxanne” getting a smooth Latin groove, or Tears for Fears’ “Everybody wants to rule the world” soaring with a soulful saxophone wail. Even standards like “Fly Me to the Moon” get a fresh update, infused with the band’s infectious energy.

Led by the captivating vocals of Marianne Joy, alongside the talented Thierryno Gangou on keys and vocals, Mike Collinson’s fiery sax, Jeremy Greig on trombone, Robert Bresland on trumpet , Jonathon Tiedtke on guitar and the tight rhythm section of Jeremy Goinden on drums and Jonathan Chen on bass, The Jazz Makers deliver a show that’s both electrifying and sophisticated. Whether you’re a jazz aficionado or a die-hard pop fan, their unique sound is sure to surprise and delight.

So, grab your dancing shoes and prepare to be swept away by The Jazz Makers’ magical musical fusion. They’re not just covering songs, they’re creating unforgettable experiences!