Lee Fitzjames Jazz Band
The Lee Fitzjames Jazz Band features Los Angeles' finest, most sincere jazz musicians. Playing standards ranging from Miles Davis to Dizzy Gillespie,
audiences will be charmed by the delicate vocals of Lee Fitzjames who has played around New York City, Stockholm, Brighton, Amsterdam, Bangkok and Auckland with 2-8 piece bands. Performances include Cleopatras Needle, Smoke, Bowery Electric, The Village Underground, Ginger TV, Indie Sweden Music Festival, Splore Festival, The Aotea Centre and more. Drawing from her work as a pop Topliner, she is known for adding lyrics to instrumental standards other vocalists typically shy away from.
The band is available as a duo (vocalist + piano or guitar) or quartet with upright bass and drums or percussion.
Link to latest jazz standards set list
Mike Mineo, Obscure Sound
"Enthralling from the get-go...The piano-laden atmosphere and stirring vocals bring to mind Janelle Monae, if she was asked to score the new Bond theme song."