Wed, 18 Nov|
Claire's Kitchen at le Salon
Claire's pop up petit cabaret presents Emma Pask (1)
“Whilst it's fashionable to be a jazz singer these days, she’s the real thing!” James Morrison
Time & Location
18 Nov 2020, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Claire's Kitchen at le Salon, 35 Oxford St, Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia
About The Event
3 course dinner and 2 twenty minutes live sets
“Two Out” - a chance to catch one Australia’s finest voices up close and personal, in this beautifully intimate duo setting of voice and piano.Award winning vocalist Emma Pask is sure to delight as she interweaves storytelling through timeless swinging jazz standards, upbeat latin rhythms, tender ballads and of course some raucous blues.Well known for spending the last 20 years by the side of jazz virtuoso James Morrison, Emma Pask has firmly established herself one of one of this countries favourite voices in Jazz.“Whilst its fashionable to be a jazz singer these days, she’s the real thing!” James Morrison
Award winning vocalist Emma Pask has firmly established herself as one of Australia’s favourite voices in Jazz. Her effortless honest stage presence combined with her powerful vocal ability, leaves audiences spellbound and inspired whenever she takes to the stage.
While Emma’s voice and style are unique, and individually her own, her performances are reminiscent of the classic era of jazz, when swing was top of the charts. Her talent was first spotted by internationally renowned Jazz great James Morrison, when she was just 16 years old. She joined his band as the lead vocalist at 16, and went on the spent a solid 20 years touring the world with Morrison.
Highlights: By request Emma performed the Bridal Waltz for Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban’s at their wedding. More recently she played support to Legendary Guitarist/Vocalist George Benson when he toured Australia. Emma is a “Mo’ award winner for Jazz Vocalist of the year, and has received two ARIA award nominations for Best Jazz Album of the Year in 2014 and 2016. Emma has had the honour to sing for VIP audiences including the late Diana Princess of wales and Princess Mary of Denmark. Emma opened for Grammy Award winning American vocalist Kurt Elling on his 2018 Australian Tour.
Emma has toured her band throughout Europe, Asia and Australia. In January 2019 The Emma Pask band co headlined the Havana Jazz Festival in Cuba. She has sung in London at The Queen Elizabeth Hall with the BBC Concert Orchestra, the Sydney Opera House with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Performed in China with The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra,
Auckland with the NZ Philharmonic, and with the WA Symphony Orchestra in Perth. She has received rave reviews for her performances in Uruguay, South America, and is a regular at the prestigious Ascona Jazz Festival in Switzerland.
Despite her achievements and the international recognition of her talent, Emma retains her natural, refreshing and unpretentious, positive approach to life.
The cabaret room capacity is now only 30 guests to adhere to the Covid 19 personal distancing rules
Anyone entering the premises must provide their name and contact details, including a telephone number or email address.
All reasonable steps are being taken to mitigate against the risk of transmission of infection within the venue (with reference to standard and additional cleaning measures as recommended by public health authorities and SafeWork NSW).
If you are exhibiting any flu-like symptoms, please stay home.
Dinner and Show
Including Booking Fee$92.50Sold Out
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