Get Getz -The Music of Stan Getz
Friday 24th June 2022
Tickets: £20.00 Seat at a shared Table for 4 /£15.00 Seat – No Table
A must for jazz & Bossa saxophone lovers featuring the sultry Portuguese vocals of Sue Richardson & rich warm tones of Katy Jungmann on saxophone. Performing as Stan Getz – Katy Jungmann; a lyrical saxophonist with warm rich tones!
Presenting the classic Bossa & West Coast cool that Stan Getz was so renowned for. Hear Stan Getz’s musical story unfold… the hype, his beauty and his soulful collaborations with some of jazz’s greatest giants; Chick Corea & Bill Evans and how he brought Girl from Ipanema to the world.
Touring with big bands by the age of 16, Sue’s musical journey has seen her gigging in over 50 countries in hotels, jazz clubs and on cruise ships. You can even hear her recorded version of ‘The Girl From Ipanema‘ being played in Rio in the famous bar where the song was written. She has worked for the BBC, performing at The Last Night of The Proms and gaining a Blue Peter badge for her singing
Katy Jungmann Performing in London’s top music venues, Katy continues to gather acclaim. When Ian Shaw recorded his album dedicated to the work of Fran Landesman, he asked Sue to guest on it following the success of their recording of Humphrey Lyttleton’s ‘Sad Sweet Song‘.
Highlighting at many festivals which include – Latitude, R.I.S.E, Glastonbury, the Edinburgh Festival, Brighton Pride, the Royal Festival Hall, Dunkirk Mardi Gras, the North London Marathon, Katy continues to be the choice for prestigious international events such as Formula 1, as well as performances in Cuba, Milan, Bologna, Rome, Berlin and Southern Bohemia. She has performed with David McAlmont’s ‘Billie Holiday’ Show and is the producer of ‘Piaf Remembered’ with BBC ‘All Together Now’ star judge, Oriana Curls.
As a writer and producer, Katy has created original material for contemporary dance. As a multi- instrumentalist, Katy has collaborated with composers Alan D Boyd (Day of the Triffids, Horizon), Dan Mulhern (BBC, Silent Witness, Heir Hunters, Channel 4) Other collaborations include a BBC documentary with Les Zoings for Royal Academy artists Bob and Roberta Smith, and the play on ‘Blue Blouse’ at The Royal Academy with ‘The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor.’
Our pianist Ben Croft also takes centre stage with well thought-out solo spots. The tightly-knit band have taken their special brand of modern jazz with a mainstream twist to many venues on the national and international circuits.
Sue worked in Paris with French singer Mina Agassi & Archie Shepard on the blues project ‘Red Eyes’ Archie. On hearing Sue’s playing for the first time, commented ‘She can sure growl!’
‘I kid you not, you close your eyes, you are listing to Chet Baker a remarkable young woman’ – Richard Wheatly, Jazz FM
‘Sue Richardson’s trumpet playing catch Chet Baker’s combination of delicacy and strength, and her singing has something of his candid simplicity.’ – 4 stars review in The Observer
Sue Richardson– Vocals/Trumpet
Katy Jungmann -Saxophone
Ben Croft – Piano
Please note, The Club is not licensed to allow access to Children under the age of 16 after 9pm, so for evening performances, please do not book tickets for children under the age of 16. Children aged 16 and above are welcome at any time.
For £20.00 Tickets:
Seats are not numbered and you will be seated at available tables. Please note tables seat 4 people, so for bookings of less than 4 people, you will be seated and share a table for 4.
For £15.00 Tickets:
This is a fully seated event. Seats are not numbered and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
Please note the Jazz Club is situated in the basement of the Duke of Hamilton Pub and access is via a number of stairs. The nearest toilets are situated on the 1st floor of the Pub.
Doors: 7:30 pm | Show: 8:00 pm