NINA SIMONE - A Musical Life
“The Goddess of the Piano” and “High Priestess of Soul”. She was not afraid to use her music to challenge hearts and change minds. Born 1933 her mother taught her how to play piano at only 4 years old. By the early 50’s Nina was singing in jazz clubs in New York City leaving an indelible mark on the world with her unique style. Mesmerizing her audiences everywhere with popular, gospel, folk, blues and her own compositions like ‘Four Women’ and ‘Do I Move You.’ So come let her music, Put a Spell On You, leave you, Feelin' Good. Please, Don't Let Her Be Misunderstood. See the Show * Hear the Stories * Feel the Music.
A tribute to an exceptional woman by SA's own JAZZ in CHEEK Quartet.
Bonnie Lee Galea (voice) Richard Coates (keys) Quinton Dunne (double bass) Steve Todd (drums & percussion)
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Bonnie Lee Galea
Suitable for audiences who speak English as a second Language