Rachel Lightbody sings the music of Gretchen Parlato £10.00

7:30pm Friday 18th May

Vocalist, Rachel Lightbody is a young talent based in Glasgow. Growing up in Chicago she was immersed from a very young age in the sounds of American song. From Billie Holliday to James Taylor, the family home was always filled with music and sparked Rachel’s early interest in performance. Fast-forward to today and you’ll find her constantly singing with peers and mentors live and in the studio across Scotland, as well as teaching and working creatively in the community.�� As well as performing solo Rachel has a busy session-schedule working with artists such as Fat-Suit, Flembot, Alyn Cosker, Bella Hardy, The Elusive Tree Ensemble and Angus Munro. Gretchen Parlato is one of the foremost vocalists working in Jazz today. Equally influenced by Brazilian music and scat singing, she brings a soulful blend of world rhythms mixed with Jazz sensibility. Don’t miss this tribute to her music from a team of Scotland’s leading Jazz musicians! Lineup: Rachel Lightbody – Vocals Joe Williamson – Guitar Fergus McCreadie – Piano David Bowden – Bass Stephen Henderson - Drums. Doors open at 7:30!


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