Cover: $40 per person // Show: 8:00pm
Edward Ellington Jr., & April Ellington “Heirs to the Jazz Throne” comprise the dynamic brother & sister vocal duo.
The Savoy Ellingtons take you on a musical journey from the time music was truly music, and elegance was the fare of the day.
The electrifying essence of this duo is reminiscent of the forties, transporting you to days gone by with the elegance of their music today.
Their approach and treatment of lyrics are thoughtful and perceptive, and their skillful diction, phrasing and sense of melodic structure are clear and precise.
The Savoy Ellingtons have that “touch of greatness reserved for a few”.
With many followers and an ever number of increasing enthusiasts Edward and April have their own styles individually, yet they blend well for magical performances.
Frequently referred to as “Entertainers Extraordinaire” they have performed extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Canada, and South America.
Live performances range from classical and sacred concerts to international jazz festivals, corporate events and fundraisers.
The two artistes acclimatize themselves to a vast spectrum of audiences, whether they are singing in English, Spanish, French, German or Latin. Irrespective of the forum, it is clear that the stage and spotlight are no strangers to April & Edward Jr.
Renditions of varied jazz, pop, and international rhythms are enhanced by their musical group ranging from a trio to full orchestra.
The Savoy Ellingtons arrangements, orchestrations and interpretations of original sound stylings of this millennium are an experience truly not to be missed.