Tue, 03 Mar|
Thorpe Hall Golf Club
Chris James Quartet
“That’s Life: Chris James Sings Sinatra” An easy listening, take on some of Sinatra’s biggest hits with a few hidden gems in there too
Time & Location
03 Mar 2020, 20:00
Thorpe Hall Golf Club, Thorpe Hall Ave, Southend-on-Sea SS1 3AT, UK
About The Event
Doors 6.30pm music starts at 8pm.
Based in London, Chris James is an up and coming Jazz singer from the UK who has emerged onto the scene as one of the best voices around.
Chris began performing from the age of 15 and achieved success in his early days with his high school band getting play time on BBC Radio 1, Radio 2 and supporting bands like 'Reef' and 'Basement Jaxx'. He went on to study at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts where he graduated shaking hands with one of his idols Paul McCartney. He secured international residencies in places such as the Cape Verde Islands, entertaining hundreds in high-class hotels.
As a professional jazz singer Chris has been noted for his spectacular live shows. Working with numerous renowned acts such as The Phil Shotton Big Band, headlining shows that sold out in theatres across the the North West.
A masterful take on the classics combined with his charm and charisma ensures for a fantastic entertainment experience.
"Think Michael Buble with a hint of rebel in his past and you have Chris James, the king of big band swing!"
- The Flintshire leader
"What a voice.....Gorgeous!" - Jenny lee Summers BBC Radio Merseyside
Students and MU members (on presentation of relevant ID)£10.00