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Ellington & Strayhorn with the Frank Griffith Nonet

Louise Gibbs is the featured singer with the Frank Griffith Nonet in this programme of Ellington and Strayhorn treasures. The unusual nine-piece set up punches above its weight giving a powerful big band sound with all the intricate delicacy of distinctive arrangements and solo contributions. With music spanning 1932 to 1966, the programme includes: It Don’t Mean a Thing, Daydream, Satin Doll, Take The A Train, Lush Life and …

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President-Elect of the BVA – An honour – and a duty…

If you have an interest in the professional speaking and singing voice then you may be aware of the British Voice Association (BVA). This multidisciplinary organization of professionals (laryngologists, medics, voice researchers, speech language therapists, speech coaches, and singing teachers) exists to share knowledge and the latest research in our fields.

Since becoming a BVA member 20 years ago my singing and teaching has benefitted from the wealth of expertise …

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WELCOME! to the website for LOUISE GIBBS, jazz vocalist, composer/arranger, educator, and writer! This website represents my interests and involvement with music: as musician – educator – and writer.

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Upcoming Gigs

25 October 2020 12:00 am
LG with Frank Griffith Nonet sings Ellington/Strayhorn

Venue: Music Room, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool


29 November 2020 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Ellington & Strayhorn

Venue: Seven Arts Jazz, 31 Harrogate Road, Leeds


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SEVEN DEADLY SINGS
Louise Gibbs and The Septet with Tony Kofi (alto/baritone saxes), Tim Whitehead
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