BRIANA COWLISHAW BAGS A DEBUT ALBUM IN NEW YORK:
Sydney vocalist/composer Briana Cowlishaw, who recorded her debut album When Fiction Comes to Life in New York last year, is coming to Melbourne and will also perform at Wangaratta Jazz & Blues Festival this year.
Cowlishaw’s bio, photos, reviews are on her website www.brianacowlishaw.com.
John McBeath reviewed the album in The Australian: (see the following link) http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/arts/this-weeks-music-ds/story-e6frg8n6-1226071230673 It was also reviewed in Rhythms by Adrian Jackson, artistic director of the annual festivals Wangaratta Jazz & Blues and Stonnington Jazz. He says she sings with “disarming poise and assurance”.
Bennetts Lane, Friday, August 26 at 8:30pm, with Matt McMahon (piano), Sam Zerna (bass) and Craig Simon (drums)
The Paris Cat, Saturday, September 10 at 9pm with Mark Fitzgibbon (piano) Sam Zerna (bass) and Craig Simon (drums)