Former Bandstand singer comes to The Jazz Sessions
Maggie Britton - with a wonderful cocktail of songs, glitz, chat and humor.
GOLD Coast-based vocalist Maggie Jodrell Britton has had a career spanning more than 40 years. An international recording artist and songwriter, she began performing regularly on Brian Henderson’s Bandstand on television and toured extensively around the globe. She has had numerous hits, including Come on Down, Morning Dew and the country classic Reuben James, and has performed with The Bee Gees, Robin Gibb, Peter Sellers, Kenny Rogers, Glen Campbell, The Mama’s and Papa’s, The Temptations and the Three Degrees.
Among the highlights of Maggie Britton's many international appearances... is a Royal Command Performance at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in London before members of the Royal family.
Recently Maggie and her band of exceptional friends have appeared at the B Flat Jazz Club and the Intercontinental Ballroom in Tokyo, Crown Casino Ballroom Perth, The Ellington Jazz Club Perth, Jazz Fremantle, Jupiters Casino Gold Coast, GPAC Theatre, Foundry 616 Sydney also Brisbane Jazz Club, Toowoomba Jazz Club, Gold Coast City Jazz Club, The Sunshine Coast Jazz Club, The Paris Cat Melbourne and corporate shows
Her recent albums ‘Ditto’ and ‘Live At Lovestreet’ have been receiving Australian and International airplay
Maggie will be supported by Wil Sargisson (Piano), Col Atkinson (Bass), Steve Wright (Drums)
The ‘Maggie Britton Quartet’ performance includes new arrangements of music from the ‘Great American Song Book’ as well as Latin jazz and original tunes.
Maggie and band will be performing at ‘The Jazz Sessions’ held at The Bison Bar on Saturday 26th May. Tickets can be purchased through www.stickytickets.com.au/67113. These sessions sell out quickly so bookings are recommended.