Laura & Wendy create an uplifting Piano and Vocal Jazz/ Blues Duo, covering songs from the 1920s,30s & 40s. Pianist Wendy has a unique style of combining jazz,ragtime, swing & stride piano, that help create a constant lively bounce to the atmosphere.
Music that is swinging, moving forward and getting your guests toe tapping & finger clicking.
Laura is an internationally acclaimed vocalist, who sold over 20.000 copies of her Debut album around Europe & won 2 [url hidden]ing from a musical family ( her father was a succesful pianist and an accordion player, her mother was a singer & a model), Laura became highly influenced by her parent`s musicality from a very young age.
Laura also plays a Guitar & she is a classicaly trained singer/co-writer.
One of the Top writers she collaborated with on her original material was Eddie Howell ( Former Freddie Mercury producer)
Pianist Wendy has been playing the piano from the age of 5 & has completed her grade 8 piano exams when she was only 14.
She has studied music composition & arranging at the Guildhall School.
Jazz Gardenias other line ups:
Duo : Piano , Vocals
Trio: Piano, vocals, Bass
Quartet: Piano, vocals, Bass , Drums