AMANDA WOOD: From Britain With Love
A celebration of the greatest torch singers and divas from across the pond. Featuring the music of Dusty Springfield, Petula Clark, Shirley Bassey all the way up to today’s chart topping stars like Amy Winehouse and Adele. A uniquely feminine perspective of the 60's era of British music and its influence on modern music today.
This creative and electrifying performance features special guest appearances from leading Vancouver musicians including on bass, Graham Clark (Kamloops Symphony) along with Musical Director and Pianist: Miles Black (Diana Krall, Dee Daniels, Skywalk) Guitar: David Sinclair (Sarah McLachlan, K.D. Lang, Tina Turner) Saxophone: Steve Hilliam (Colin James, Otis Rush, Long John Baldry) Drums: Joel Fountain (Brecker Brothers, Tom "bones" Malone, Terry Gibbs) Bass: Graham Clark (Kamloops Symphony) and Ben Henriques (The Arts Club).
Showcasing powerful vocals and innovative technology, this intimate evening is sure to delight audiences of all ages.
"...Amanda Wood is the complete musical 'package'. She sings divinely, writes beautifully, and carries herself with the grace and charm of a true professional. "Jim Gordon- Music Critic Vancouver Lifestyles Magazine