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Live Jazz with Gill Manly
October 9, 2020.7:00 pm£75 – £140
An evening to celebrate the return of Matthews Yard, Gill Manly’s songs will soothe your soul and touch your heart.
Join us for an evening of live jazz and a special seated three-course meal from our kitchen in our shiny new events space.
Tickets are £75 for two people and includes live music, a glass of Prosecco on arrival, a three-course meal and a bottle of wine on the table. Seating is limited and so are the tickets, they will go live in the next 24 hours, with a maximum group and table size of four.
Gill Manly is a local legend, known as the Queen of Ronnie Scott’s, she has sung to critical acclaim in the jazz and blues world for many years, and more especially in Croydon since becoming a resident ion 2009. As a writer, composer, singer and actor she brings an element to storytelling through the music that is unique and spellbinding. Never afraid to “fly without a net” vocally, be prepared for drama, fun and creative spirit in her set. Gill is accompanied by Simon Wallace at the piano.
“Gill’s voice is nothing short of electric….singers with this much control and technique are a scarcity nowadays. ” JAZZ ON CD MAGAZINE
“Manly is a singer who exquisitely balances clarity of line and emotional nuance, all wrapped up in her characteristically lustrous timbre.”JAZZWISE
“Great voice, terrific vocal range and technique, commanding stage presence, and packed houses. The audience and Ronnie Scott’s Club loves Gill Manly. ” SIMON COOK, RONNIE SCOTT’S, LONDON