NY Songbook Debut

Georgia outside Kitano Jazz Club before her NY debut

“one of my absolute favorite new female vocalists”  JazzWax review

In June 2018 Georgia and songwriting partner, Alan Broadbent, played their first US dates with their much acclaimed Songbook. Joined by bassist Don Falzone and drummer Dave Ohm they performed at the long established Rochester International Jazz Festival, NYC’s beautiful Kitano Jazz Club and CT’s Side Door.

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Songbook- album reviews

“There’s the sense of an hour standing still with this recording … such is its affecting dedication to craft – and certainly a highlight of 2017 so far” AP Reviews

“one of the most formidable songwriting partnerships of the 21st century” Jazz Views

If we awarded stars to albums this one would rate a whole galaxy” Bebop Spoken Here  

“An album of outstanding beauty and power”  Jazzwise 4 **** Recommended

“an exciting and sophisticated new partnership…superb” All About Jazz 4 1/2 ****

“rare to find a songwriting and performing partnership so well matchedThe Observer 4****

“special” Kind of Jazz 4 ****

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Songbook – Live Reviews

Ronnie Scott’s Club, 3 April 2017

“A sparkling and emotional show. 10 out of 10!” Jazz in Europe

“What an amazing, vibrant and completely sold out Ronnie Scott’s last Monday week ….A wonderful night of jazz for grown-ups … which ended with that kind of applause that made you feel that you had been in on something special” LondonJazz

“unequivocally, one of the gigs of the year…Heartfelt, intimate and engaging, this was one of those memorable nights where the music-making was completely transporting. Every lover of song will want to add Mancio and Broadbent’s tour de force to their collection” Jazzwise

Photo by Carl Hyde. Not to be used without permission

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