Jazz Divas 2020

Capturing the spirit, character & flavour of Pizza On The Park, JBGB Events present, with our PizzaExpress Live venue partners, our fifth and largest yet, Jazz Divas Series 2020.

At the leading jazz cabaret venue, The Pheasantry on London’s Kings Road Chelsea , on Friday and Saturday evenings, over the four months of March to  June, we feature eight of the greatest female jazz singers from the U.K. and USA.

Liane Carroll, Jacqui Dankworth, Polly Gibbons, Louise Clare Marshall, Sarah Moule, Janet Planet, Emma Smith and Tammy Weiss

With their wide range of voices and musical styles, audiences can sit back, relax and enjoy distinctive and compelling interpretations and improvisations of the greatest songwriters and lyricists, with our Jazz Divas delivering just pure, stylistic musical magic.

For anyone who just enjoys great music, our Jazz Divas 2020 Series has something for everyone. We look forward to your company.

John Billett

JBGB Events

Jazz Divas 2020

Polly Gibbons – The Music of Ray Charles & Nina Simone

- with James Pearson – piano

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 6 th March Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Polly Gibbons is a major presence on the UK Jazz scene, having been nominated twice as 'Best Jazz Vocalist' by JAZZ FM and the BBC. She embraces the inspiring expansiveness of...

Jazz Divas 2020

Liane Carroll

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Saturday 7 th March

Liane has been an award winning pillar of the British jazz and soul scene for over thirty-five years, with performances all marked out with the word Entertainment and voted Best...

Jazz Divas 2020

Sarah Moule – The Songs of Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn

- with Simon Wallace – piano

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 3 rd April Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

The music of Duke Ellington has been inspiring Sarah and pianist Simon Wallace ever since they both discovered jazz. Sarah regularly includes Ellington songs in her live set and...

Jazz Divas 2020

Emma Smith sings the Music of Blossom Dearie

- with Jamie Safir – piano

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Saturday 4 th April Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Emma is an award-winning vocalist who has appeared on Graham Norton, Strictly Come Dancing, The One Show, at the Royal Albert Hall with NYJO, at London’s Crazy Coqs as a...

Jazz Divas 2020

Louise Clare Marshall sings the music of Sergio Mendez

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 1 st May Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Whether performing on tour with BBC’s Jools Holland or Roxy Music, playing piano, performing with The BBC Big Band singing Ella Fitzgerald or Aretha Franklin’s American...

Jazz Divas 2020

Jacqui Dankworth and Butterfly’s Wing

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Saturday 2 nd May Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

The celebrated singer Jacqui Dankworth, following her previous London sold out musical excursions  at Crazy Coqs and London Jazz Festival Concerts at The Other Palace comes to...

Jazz Divas 2020

Tammy Weiss and Whisper Of The Souls

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 5 th June Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Growing up in Canada Tammy was already singing at the tender age of three. In June 2000 she released her debut album “Legacy”, in memory of her mother, which was...

Jazz Divas 2020

Janet Planet and the Music of Nancy Wilson

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Saturday 6 th June Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Arriving from the US for her U.K. debut in this concluding concert of our Jazz Divas 2020 Series, we welcome Janet Planet,  the  sultry vocalist with a vast repertoire of...