Cover: $25 per person // Show: 8:00pm
Universal Music/Decca Records pianist Van-Anh Nguyen and soulstress Ronee Martin (whom many of you may have seen in the Quarter Finals of America's Got Talent, Season 11) join forces again to bring the consummate concert to celebrate the release of their EP.
Van-Anh's virtuosity on the piano combining with Ronee's velvet soulful voice will bring a concert filled with renditions of hits by Bonnie Raitt, Mariah Carey, Roberta Flack, Dionne Warwick and many more amidst Van-Anh's mash-ups between classical works and pop hits.
Ronee Martin is a wonderfully talented vocalist and songwriter. She is an extraordinary talent and has been a well kept secret in the music industry. She has been featured on Tom Scott’s “One Day/One Night” album and the project “Sensation” which is a compilation album with performances from Joe Sample, Hubert Laws, Tom Scott and others.
Martin can be found on many recordings as a backing vocalist for artists such as Wynton Marsalis, Patti Labelle, and others. Ronee, also is no stranger to creating music either. “This is Love” co-written by Ronee was recorded by her childhood idol, Gladys Knight. She has worked with some of the biggest names in the business, including Bur Bacharach, Barry Mann, and Patrick Williams, and David Foster.
The multi-talented Ronee Martin’s performances even includes voiceovers for audio books and television. Understand this, there is no end to the creativity, inspiration and passion that Ms. Martin brings to every project she graces.
Fresh off hitting the No.1 spot on the Australian iTunes Classical charts (2018, 2017, 2016) and debuting at #2 on the ARIA Classical/Crossover Charts for her album ‘Pop Alchemy’ (January 21, 2019), Universal Music/Decca Records signed concert pianist & composer Van-Anh Nguyen became the first Australian-Vietnamese to ever in history enter the US iTunes Classical Charts. Van-Anh has become a worldwide sensation and in-demand artist, leading an intense touring career across the globe. Her first single ‘Children’ with Universal landed her in the Australian (#2), US (#13) and Canadian Classical Charts (#9).
Born to Vietnamese refugee musicians and having started piano studies at the tender age of 13 months old, Australian born concert pianist gave her Sydney Opera House debut at age 8.
Having won several prizes nationally (Kawai Award) and internationally (2nd place, 13th Bad-Bertrich Klaviersomerfest, Germany), her bubbly personality and emotive playing has graced the stages of Australia including the Sydney Opera House, City Recital Hall and at such events as the Mostly Mozart Series, World Youth Day, the Chinese Chamber Music Festival, AFCM. She regularly guests with the Ho Chi Minh City Symphony Orchestra (HCMC, Vietnam) and Vietnamese American Philharmonic Orchestra (California, USA).
Van-Anh currently has 7 albums released on all major digital music outlets. 2016 saw her complete a successful 15-city concert tour through China performing at sold out venues such as the Forbidden City Concert Hall and the Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre. Van-Anh features in L’Officiel Magazine, Elle Magazine Vietnam and Harpers Bazaar Magazine as a music icon and she has had her own TV show on Discovery Channel Asia. She now resides between Sydney and Los Angeles. For more information, please see www.vananhofficial.com