Aydenne Simone & Liam Stevens Trio

Blue Skies Album Tour

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Last Show: Sunday 10 th December 2017

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

Legendary London powerhouse jazz vocalist Aydenne Simone (aka 'Mama')   is back at The Pheasantry to deliver a magical Christmas special, showcasing   the new  album ‘Blue Skies’ from   Aydenne Simone & the Liam Stevens Trio with guest star saxophonist Ben Treacher. The album ‘Blue Skies’ is just swinging! The ‘Blue Skies’  album is a   delicious selection of jazz classics, recorded with the jaw dropping jazz   pianist Liam Stevens and his trio.As well as showcasing the new ‘Blue Skies’ album, we all know, it's   not Christmas without Mama!  Well mama   is back in the jazz kitchen cooking up ‘’All I want for Christmas is Swing!”   Part Two!!.  , Christmas classics with   a swing twist that will leaving you singing all the way home and giving them   her usual ‘Queen of Swing’ stamp!

What a night! The amazing, soulful, Aydenne Simone singing the best of Sarah Vaughan.....unbelievable....totally haunting....one of those nights that will stay with you forever."

Kate O'Loughlan - Clarence House, Speakeasy Jazz, Portishead

Aydenne (aka ‘Mama’) has been a jazz and blues singer for nearly three decades.

There are many, many milestones for Aydenne including a lead role in “Break Away Angel” musical Theatre Royal, Stratford, London, a Royal Performance for HRH Queen Elizabeth II, Jazz Cafe, Ronnie's, Cambridge University,  Jazz FM's ‘Jazz in The Park’, Pizza Express  (Olympia, Kensington, Beckenham), International Isle of Wight Jazz Diva Festival (2006,2007 & 2008), Wimbledon Theatre (2009 & 2010), and 5 star hotels such as The Cliveden (Berks.), The Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore (3 month residency), Don Carlos 5 Star Hotel (Malaga, Spain), Lady Butlin’s  (of  Butlin’s holiday) 85th Birthday party (Jersey C.I.),  Newport Jazz Weekend 2013 and 2015, Pizza Express Live, The Pheasantry May and December 2016, Brunswick Jazz , The Bulls Head Jazz Room, September 2016, January 2017 , May 2017, Barnes, Jazz & Blues Picnic,  Isle of Wight 2014, 2015,2016 and 2017, Regular performances at the beautiful Piano Bar, Soho,  Carlisle Street Jazz Jam 2016 and 2017, to name just a few….There are just too many to mention here.

Band Lineup

Aydenne Simone (Band Manager / leader & vocalist)

Liam Stevens (piano)

Joe Dessauer (drums)

Tom Dring (bass)

Ben Teacher (sax)