Amelia Evans – She Said

Amelia Evans

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Amelia Evans

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A dazzling event of artistry and creativity not to be missed.

About the artists

Award-winning Australian vocalist, Amelia Evans retains a deep love for storytelling via improvisation. Recognised for her breathtaking vocal versatility and ability to capture an audience with her authenticity and honesty, she has appeared on stage with artists such as Terri-Lyne Carrington, James Morrison, Linda Oh, Ari Hoenig, Bob Sedergreen, Tim Ries and Joe Camilleri.

About the concert

She Said explores and celebrates the Australian Jazz Songbook. Inspired by the female composers and improvisers of the Australian jazz scene, this project seeks to combine vocal jazz artistry and improvisation with original, Australian works from the past and present. With a line-up of some of Melbourne’s finest, young jazz musicians, led by Amelia Evans, She Said pays tribute to Australian women in jazz, featuring the music of Judy Bailey, Kristin Berardi and Sonja Horbelt to name a few. A dazzling event of artistry and creativity not to be missed.

Praise for Amelia Evans

‘Evans’ beautifully controlled vibrato never gets in the way of emotional authenticity and she can slip in and out of wordless scats without interfering with the mood of a piece.’ The Age

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ARTISTS

Amelia Evans vocals
Russell Tay piano
Blakely McLean Davies double bass
Alex Spicer drums
Ashley Ballat trumpet – special guest

PROGRAM

Judy Bailey
Colours of My Dreams

Kristin Berardi
Mr Jackson

Alison Wedding
Carry On

Kayleigh Pincott
Empathy

Katie Noonan
Emperor’s Box

Sharny Russell
When The Real Begins

Tamara Murphy
Unwritten Law

Sonja Horbelt
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