Exciting young jazz star comes to club

MILESTONES Jazz Club welcomes an exciting young singer fast making her mark on the UK jazz scene.Zoe Gilby has received much praise for a versatile voice that mixes great jazz technique and a healthy dose of the blues with a deeply expressive and agile quality.

VOCALVERSATILITY: Milestones Jazz Club welcomes an exciting young singer fast making her mark on the UK jazz scene.

Zoe Gilby has received much praise for a versatile voice that mixes great jazz technique and a healthy dose of the blues with a deeply expressive and agile quality.

A childhood steeped in jazz means that her many influences are clear - not only great vocalists like Sarah Vaughan, Carmen McRae, Nancy Wilson and Anita O'Day - but also revered instrumentalists like Dexter Gordon,

Chet Baker and John Coltrane.


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'I was brought up on listening to jazz', said Zoe. 'I have had this passion passed on to me from my father, who worked professionally as a jazz trumpet player and arranger for more than 40 years.'

The young singer from Newcastle has received acclaim for her debut CD Now That I Am Real, which has been broadcast across Europe and the US.

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Zoe Gilby and The Andy Champion Trio will be performing at the club at the Hotel Hatfield, Lowestoft, on Sunday at 8pm. Admission �7 (�6 concessions).

To listen to Zoe's music visit www.myspace.com/zoegilby

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