Fri 10 - Sun 19 November 2017
Emily Saunders + Davide Giovannini: The Latin Mix
LONDON Live At Zédel
20 Sherwood Street
Critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and producer Emily Saunders (“Absolutely Brilliant” Jamie Cullum BBC Radio2) brings ‘The Latin Mix' to the EFG London Jazz Festival - an evening of Latin-infused music from Emily, special guest Davide Giovannini. They take the stage by storm with inspiring infectious grooves that evoke sunshine and an irresistible urge to dance.
Internationally-renowned vocalist Emily Saunders and her band take to the stage to evoke the sounds and senses of summer with a spellbinding set of original songs from her critically acclaimed recordings.?
Emily's heady mix of Latin-infused grooves with edges of drum & bass, infectious melodies, and her astonishing vocal prowess captivate audiences wherever she performs and has propelled her to international recognition. Emily’s music has reached iTunes and Amazon top 10 charts in the UK/USA and has broadcast widely on BBC Radio, JazzFM and radio stations worldwide.
'Absolutely Brilliant.' Jamie Cullum BBC Radio 2
'Musicality, poise and ingenuity - Saunders is the real deal.' (Guardian)
‘Fast rising Brit jazz talent’ Metro
Outstanding international drummer, percussionist and vocalist Davide Giovannini has worked with an astonishing array of artists: Bjork, Paul McCartney, Lisa Stansfield, Jocelyn Brown and Pet Shop Boys to classical music artists such as James Galway and Vanessa Mae to Brazilian greats Marcos Valle and Bebel Gilberto to AfroCuban masters like Cubanismo, Pucho and the Soul Brothers, to floor fillers like Jazztronik, Smoke City to groundbreakers artists such as Mano Ventura, and Robert Miles to jazz greats, John Scofield, Roy Hargrove, Rudi Berger and also Marlena Shaw, Roy Ayers and many more.