Alliance Française de Melbourne & St Kilda Jazz present:
kimba griffith - 24 may 2018
Versatile vocalist Kimba Griffith is renowned for her sensitive and unique renderings of songs across the popular music repertoire, in particular her swinging renditions of rare gems in the jazz canon. Kimba pairs finely enunciated lyrics with a gift for finding the heart of the song. She released a critically lauded album ‘Each Time the First Time’ with her Septet in 2015.
Kimba will be joined in an intimate setting by New Impromptu Quartet band members pianist Alexander Nettelbeck, guitarist Mikey Chan, and bassist Conrad Henderson in this special concert .
“Kimba Griffith has a classic approach to her vocals and is pitch perfect the whole way with no blemishes.” – The Music
“Kimba’s fine tone and phrasing take us down new pathways, creating intimate settings that captivate” – The Age
Venue and ticket info:
Where: Alliance Française de Melbourne's Basement,
51 Grey St, St Kilda.
Date: Thursday 24 May 2018
Time: doors at 7:30pm, concert commences at 8pm.
Tickets: Full $20 / AFM members $15.
Please check if you are logged in to receive the discount. Only one discount ticket per member (unless you hold a family membership) - membership cards will be checked on the night.
'Jazzy Jeudi' concert series 2018
Throughout the year, Jazzy Jeudi (meaning 'Jazzy Thursday' in French) will feature various jazz performers once a month on a Thursday evening, often incorporating a component of French language or a repertoire of French music. The performances will be held in the intimate concert space in the basement salon of the Alliance Française.
A variety of artists will perform throughout the year:
February – Leïla Négrau
April – Monique DiMattina
May - Kimba Griffith
More to be announced soon!
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