The Great Ladies of Jazz Tuesday 15 September 2020 21:30 Boisdale of Belgravia

Swinging jazz and classics from Billie to Ella and Peggy Lee to Julie London
 

'The Great Ladies of Jazz'

A host of London's top vocalists celebrate the giants of jazz singing, from Billie to Ella, from Peggy Lee to Julie London, from Nina to Sarah Vaughan.  A night of swinging jazz and classic songs accompanied by the Alex Webb trio.

A night of swinging jazz and classic songs accompanied by the Alex Webb trio.

Alex Webb is a songwriter, arranger and pianist. His songs have been recorded by jazz singers China Moses, Mina Agossi, Sandra Nkake, Liane Carroll, Allan Harris, Alexia Gardner and Alexander Stewart, among others. His show ‘Cafe Society Swing’ has enjoyed several theatre runs in London and one in New York, where he received the New York Times ‘Critic’s Pick’.

“Here is a writer not content with peddling jazz covers but a composer hell-bent on writing some new jazz standards” – Blues & Soul

‘'Webb is a writer not content with peddling jazz covers but a composer hell-bent on writing some new jazz standards’'– From Blues & Soul


*Music, vibes and cocktails till 1am

ABOUT THE VENUE
Jools Holland is Patron of Music at Boisdale of Belgravia which was founded in 1989. It is a lively, warm and atmospheric restaurant with a Cigar Terrace, Whisky Bar, three private dining rooms, live jazz every night, wonderful modern and classical British cuisine and a superb wine list.

Parking is always possible close by after 6.30 pm without a permit

Boisdale safety precautions to comply with HMG Covid Contagion Prevention Guidelines:


  • The vocalist will perform standing at the front of the stage facing the audience and will have floor to ceiling Perspex partitions separating him from the audience.
  • There will only be two other musicians on stage over 1 metre apart.


To avoid the audience raising their voices or shouting and increasing the risk of transmission:

  • The volume level of the music will not interfere with normal conversation volume between guests across a dining table.
  • The audience are requested to keep conversation to a minimum during the performance and are requested to refrain from singing.
  • Dancing will be prohibited.
Please select the tickets required.

Description Price Quantity
info   Supper & Live Music £29.50
info   Gourmet Dinner & Live Music £59.50
info   Cocktail & Live Music £15.00

Boisdale of Belgravia - 15 Eccleston Street, London, SW1W 9LX