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Beaufort House Gin & Jazz, Bourbon & Blues Programme

Posted May 13, 2016
Beaufort House
354, Kings Road, Chelsea
London SW3 5UZ
Tel: 0207 352 2828
 web: www.beauforthousechelsea.co.uk
‘Beaufort House Chelsea’s stylish home-from-home atmosphere is everything you could possibly want from the best cocktail bar, private members club and restaurant in Kensington and Chelsea.’ 
Sunday Gin & Jazz, Bourbon & Blues at Beaufort House
(7.30 – 8.30 & 9.00 – 10.00pm)
Sun May 22nd – The Zena James Duo: Soulful jazz singer Zena James brings catchy grooves and infectious energy wherever she plays. Inspired as much by 70’s soul as by the jazz greats, Zena‘s had great reviews for her funky new take on popular and rare jazz gems and irresistible, low-down R&B sounds. Expect funky arrangements of popular jazz standards and groove-laden self-penned originals together with the highly acclaimed guitarist Dominic Ashworth “Emotive delivery …. compelling originals ….” The Independent
Sunday May 29th – The Blues Engineers: Hugely atmospheric acoustic mix of Delta and Texas Blues featuring leading blues vocalist and guitarist John 0’Reilly and the virtuoso guitar playing of Andy Cleveland. Their original blues material has received extensive airplay both in the UK and abroad, appearing regularly on Paul Jones’s BBC Radio 2 show. “Combining elements of funky Texas & Delta blues, the Blues Engineers never fail to please their audience …..” Time Out
Sunday June 5th - The Shireen Francis Duo: Initially Inspired by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan as well as her own Caribbean background, Shireen’s jazz performance is laced with flavours of the blues and gospel as well as a hint of the rhythms of the islands infused with a contemporary jazz harmony ably helped along with the noted guitarist Chris Cobson “Quite simply Shireen is one of the best British Jazz vocalists of this generation ……” BBC Radio