Alba Arikha was brought up in Paris and as well as being a singer/songwriter, is also an author. Her books - she has published five - are in English, while her songs are in French. Her new novel, Where to Find Me (Alma Books), came out in September 2018.
She has written the libretto for two operas, most recently Blue Electric - a collaboration with her husband, composer Tom Smail, that premiered in August 2018.
Alba has performed her songs in London and Paris and recorded two albums. She is now working on a new album of songs, Et tout ça (And all that), in which she will showcase material during French Fest 2019.
Alba will be joined by Marcus Tilt (accordion), Peter Michaels (guitar), Loz Garratt (double bass), and Tom Smail (drums).
Should you wish to enjoy dinner or a light bite to eat before or after your show, Brasserie Zédel is located just across the foyer from Crazy Coqs. To book a table, please call 020 7734 4888 or visit us online at www.brasseriezedel.com/reservations.