"A beautiful voice" Brian May
"An elegant diva" The Stage
"Simone Craddock put on a fine show. Her voice was strong and she also proved she had the jazz (and blues) chops to carry it off with aplomb." Matthew Ruddick, kindofjazz.com
Following the success of three sell-out shows at The Crazy Coqs, Simone returns with her quartet to perform JAZZ ON FILM!
Simone pays homage to the classic films that popularized the jazz standards we know and love today, and unearths forgotten treasures from the Hollywood archives! Follow the journey of Jazz from the first talkie in 1927 right up to contemporary releases, via the music of Ellington, Gershwin, Porter & Berlin, as heard in Casablanca, When Harry Met Sally, Round Midnight and Miles Ahead! Songs made famous by Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Billy Holiday and Doris Day are but a few of the gems you'll re-discover in this nostalgic look at Jazz on Film!