NEXT GIGS – 2024
23rd January 2024 An Evening with Katriona Taylor – Jazz & Soul Divas – Charity Event
Hosted by Macmillan Merton Committee
Venue: Cent Anni, 33 High Street, Wimbledon, SW19 5B
To book contact Zoe Penny. email@example.com
£55 includes 3 course Dinner
In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
January date TBC (Saturday) Katriona Taylor Quintet
The Katriona Taylor Quintet Celebrate “The Best Of Bacharach”
Part of the 2023 EFG London Jazz Festival. This not-to-be-missed show will feature songs from the legendary, multi award-winning Burt Bacharach. The unique songwriter created some of the most iconic and memorable pieces of music of the 20th century with over 100 hits in the charts including; “Walk On By”, “I Say A Little Prayer”, “The Look Of Love” and “Do You Know The Way To San Jose”. Katriona will be selecting some of her favourite Bacharach songs presenting them in her superb Jazz & Latin style accompanied by her world class musicians.
An established artist on the UK jazz acene, about to release her sixth album, Katriona is equally at home on the intimate Bull’s Head stage as she is performing internationally to an audience of thousands. She has received countless plaudits for her polished live performances having also supported the legendary 10 times Grammy Award winner George Benson on his world tour and the James Taylor Quintet among others. “So lovely to hear, thank you Katriona …. Beautifully sung – I love it ….” Jools Holland.
Show starts 8:30pm
1st Feb 2024 – Piano Smithfield
Outstanding jazz vocalist Katriona Taylor presents an evening of Jazz & Soul at Piano Smithfield.
Doors Open 7:00pm
Performance time 8-10pm (with interval)
Katriona is famous for her sultry, smooth vocals, and funky vibes, and these original songs expertly blend a fusion of jazz grooves.
Katriona is at home on the intimate stages of the UK’s top jazz clubs like Ronnie Scotts and the 606 or at large International festivals. She has opened for the legendary George Benson and the James Taylor Quartet amongst others. Her music has received multiple plaudits & airplay and rave reviews, as well as being featured on BBC National radio and JazzFM.
“Katriona’s not only stunningly talented herself, she’s playing with an entire band led with studio aces and seasoned veterans of the game that have impeccable skillsets”. Sleeping Bag Studios – Canada
“As a singer, Taylor has a sultry, smoky voice. She’s a versatile vocalist who can pay tribute to Nina Simone and Diana Krall“ Jon Clay – Jazzwise Magazine
Katriona Taylor at George IV, Music Room, Chiswick W4
New date TBC– Katriona Taylor Trio
An established artist on the UK jazz scene, with six albums to her name, Katriona is equally at home on intimate Jazz club stages or performing internationally to an audience of thousands. She has received countless plaudits for her polished live performances, having supported the legendary, 10 times Grammy Award winner George Benson on his world tour and The James Taylor Quartet, amongst others as well as being a regular at top London venues and festivals including Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, 606 Jazz Club, Soho Jazz Club and the EFG London Jazz Festival. “So lovely to hear, thank you Katriona. Beautifully sung – I love it! ” Jools Holland. 7.30pm Tickets £15 (£13 for Chiswick Club Card holders) plus Eventbrite booking fee
DATE TBC – : Katriona Taylor Sextet
Katriona Taylor Sextet at the world famous RONNIE SCOTT’S JAZZ CLUB. Katriona will be performing songs from her brand-new album Blind Passion.
Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club is one of the most famous and oldest Jazz Clubs in Europe. Opened in 1959 and since that time have featured most of the legendary and popular names in modern jazz and jazz fusion. Katriona joins the long list of fantastic Jazz artists who have played at this amazing venue
“Taylor has a seductive and rich voice and is a skilled and sensitive songwriter. She infuses her originals and favourite standards with honest emotion & sizzle. She has been likened to Diana Krall, Sade, Nora Jones, Eva Cassidy and Nancy Wilson.” USA Jazz Review