Elaine Delmar– the music of George Gershwin & Cole Porter

Jazzy Thursdays
at Piano Smithfield

Thursday March 23

Elaine Delmar
– the music of
George Gershwin & Cole Porter

Piano Smithfield, Long Lane, Barbican, London

London’s newest and increasingly popular jazz cabaret venue, Piano Smithfield, welcomes Elaine Delmar – our greatest and evergreen interpreter of the Great American Songbook, with her trio, for her debut venue concert.

Singing with her emotive and evocative swinging style, Elaine entertains tonight with the music of the two greatest songwriters of the 20th century -  George Gershwin and Cole Porter.

Elaine Delmar sings Gershwin and Porter _ JBGB Events _ Jazz in London

For many years Elaine Delmar has graced the best international music venues and delighted audiences with her wide vocal range and most engaging, attractive personality. Recent London highlights include her sold-out appearances at Ronnie Scott’s, her compelling presence in the Jazz Divas series at The Pheasantry and cabaret shows at the Crazy Coqs. 

In Autumn 2022 she performed a double -header, both sold out shows, at Pizza Express Live in Holborn, with the Mark Nightingale 16-piece Big Band, singing the long lost, but now restored, arrangements from the UKs greatest 20th century’s arrangers and enjoying rave reviews from Jazz Journal.

For this Elaine Delmar Piano Smithfield debut concert, sit forward and enjoy musical gems from George Gershwin including “Summertime”, “The Man I Love”, “‘S Wonderful“ and “I’ve Got Rhythm” alongside Cole Porter’s masterpieces including “Anything Goes”, “Night &Day”, “I Get A Kick Out Of You”, and “Let’s Do It”

Here’s  Elaine with a gem performance of ‘S Wonderful

Elaine is accompanied by her established, regular trio of British jazz greats,

Barry Green – piano,

Simon Thorpe– double bass and

Bobby Worth – drums

Ageless, evergreen singing...as beautiful and talented as ever...she's marvellous! — Michael Parkinson, BBC Radio 2

Doors 6.45pm

Music 8pm. 

Tickets £28.50 + £1.50 booking fee

Piano SmithfieldLong LaneBarbican, London

(100 yards from the new Elizabeth Line Farringdon Station)

 

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Piano Smithfield is our newest jazz cabaret venue, and already receiving fantastic reviews.

The Press say

"Piano Smithfield is a 5-stars venue I would urge you to visit if you like your jazz in intimate surroundings. It’s cool. Damned cool” – Jeff Prestridge — Daily Mail

“Wall-to- wall style, sophistication and a stunningly good time..it’s something to be experienced”
Callum Crumlish — 
Daily Express

Audiences are in for musical treats in this much appreciated venue 

A small but perfectly formed little jazz venue”

“A lovely warm atmosphere”

“An enjoyable intimate venue”

“A real jazz club feel”

“A wonderful relaxing intimate venue”

“Highly recommended”

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