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A BOOGIE WOOGIE BRUNCH
JAN PRESTON, The Queen of Boogie Woogie shares the arena with WIL SARGISSON The Finger Breaker and ANDREW FARRELL The Wizard in this one off RAGTIME PERFORMANCE that will see three pianos, six hands and thirty fingers punching keys simultaneously in a roaring tribute to the sounds of boogie woogie. A special guest performance by Brisbane’s ANDREW SISTERS TRIBUTE make this BOOGIE WOOGIE BRUNCH an experience not to miss.
PRICE: $115 Adult / $25 Child
TIME: Thursday 27 July 2017 10:30am
INCLUSIONS: Comprehensive brunch, Premium Cabaret table dining including all alcohol & non alcoholic beverages.
Known as Australia’s Queen of Boogie Piano, Jan Preston has a reputation as an astonishing piano player with a rich resonant voice. Jan captivates, moves and uplifts audiences around the world with her original songs, compositions and her mastery of boogie woogie. One of the great pianists of our time, Preston masters the piano like a maestro juggling the keys.
A professional pianist since the age of 13, Wil is recognised as one of the finest players to emerge from the New Zealand music scene. Wil is possibly the southern hemisphere’s finest proponent of boogie woogie, stride, and New Orleans-style piano. He is a pianists’ pianist, playing with such American ivory ticklers as Tom McDermott, Joe Krown, Marcia Ball, and David Paquette.
ANDREW SISTERS TRIBUTE
Be transported back to the Swinging 30s and 40s with the sublime harmonies and toe tapping rhythms that defined world renowned Andrews Sisters. Singing all the trio’s signature tunes, including Rum and Coca Cola, Bei Mir Bist Ou Shein and Don’t sit under the apple tree.
Andrew Farrell (The Wizard) Pianist, singer, songwriter. A stunningly gifted musician, unique piano style, combining classical elements with jazz, boogie-woogie and blues. A giant in the world of piano with his unmistakable improvisations and speed on the keys. His flowing white beard and gigantic physique will bamboozle all as he deftly recites some of the great classical compositions.