Shake off the festive hangovers with the help of these two stunning performers of critical acclaim who bring you a brand new selection of happy, healthy and holistically nourishing music - good for the soul and the mind, to get your New Years off to a jubilant start.
Expect lesser-known gems from the Great American Songbook alongside more modern singer-songwriter material from the likes of Rufus Wainwright, Joni Mitchell, Paul Simon & James Taylor - stripped bare and reinterpreted by this world-class duo.
Emilia Mårtensson is a London based Swedish vocalist and composer of considerable repute. After her three latest album releases, Emilia has built a well- deserved reputation as one of the most exciting vocalists on the UK Jazz scene and she was awarded 'Vocalist of the Year-2016′ at The Parliamentary Jazz Awards. Her gently expressive voice and highly personal compositions are firmly rooted within the folklore and countryside of her native southern Sweden, adding to the mystique and allure of a distinctive and truly original artist.
"Exquisitely beautiful songs… Martensson has struck gold." - Jazzwise
Pianist, keyboardist, songwriter and musical-director, Jamie Safir is in high demand across the UK and Europe and has worked with some of the finest names in contemporary jazz, pop and soul music.
His performance credits in Pop Music include: Will Young, Olly Murs, Rebecca Ferguson, The Brand New Heavies, Steps, Paul Heaton (The Beautiful South), Gabrielle Aplin & Tony Christie. And as a prominent member of the UK Jazz Scene he has worked with: Ian Shaw, Judi Jackson, Claire Martin OBE, Liane Carroll, Joe Stilgoe, Iain Ballamy, Stan Sulzmann, Barb Jungr & Natalie Williams.
"Safir plays with wonderful judgment, delicacy and alertness" - London Jazz News
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.