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Zoom Interview, 27 Sept 2020

Sunday 27 September, 8pm UK, (12pm PDT), Georgia joins LA based vocalist/educator/producer Cathy Segal-Garcia for her now legendary Noontime Hangs, started in response to the Covid-19 Lockdown. An informal but detailed chat, Cathy’s past guests have included: Cheryl Bentyne, Janis Siegel, Claire Martin, Roseanna Vitro, Sinne Eeg, Carmen Bradford and many more!

Via Cathy’s Facebook page 

Live gig! 30 Aug 2020

Georgia will be back performing with her quartet Kate Williams (piano), Oli Hayhurst (bass) and Dave Ohm (drums) at a specially curated Summer Jazz Festival at the Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames this Sunday 30 August, 3pm. The event will be outside and distanced and marks Georgia’s first gig since Lockdown.

More information and tickets from here

Watermill Jazz Online Talk, 1 September

Watermill Jazz have been hosting a series of  online events while their venue remains closed. Georgia will be sharing her influences and playing favourite tracks alongside Finding Home partner, Kate Williams. They will also discuss how they work together and there will be a Q&A session at the end. Tickets for this Zoom event Tuesday 1 September, 8.30pm are available here.

news

Zoom Interview, 27 Sept 2020

Sunday 27 September, 8pm UK, (12pm PDT), Georgia joins LA based vocalist/educator/producer Cathy Segal-Garcia for her now legendary Noontime Hangs, started in response to the Covid-19 Lockdown. An informal but detailed chat, Cathy’s past guests have included: Cheryl Bentyne, Janis Siegel, Claire Martin, Roseanna Vitro,

Live gig! 30 Aug 2020

Georgia will be back performing with her quartet Kate Williams (piano), Oli Hayhurst (bass) and Dave Ohm (drums) at a specially curated Summer Jazz Festival at the Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames this Sunday 30 August, 3pm. The event will be outside and distanced

Georgia Mancio & Kate Williams 2018 by Carl Hyde

Watermill Jazz Online Talk, 1 September

Watermill Jazz have been hosting a series of  online events while their venue remains closed. Georgia will be sharing her influences and playing favourite tracks alongside Finding Home partner, Kate Williams. They will also discuss how they work together and there will be a Q&A session at the end. Tickets for this Zoom event Tuesday 1 September, 8.30pm are available here.

AWARD-WINNING VOCALIST / LYRICIST / PRODUCER​

“impossible not to fall in love with her voice…a magnificent example of strength and talent”
Jazz in Europe
"A triumph of integrity and classy musicality"
The Guardian 4****
Finding Home
“[Mancio] has everything covered – technical mastery, expressive range and a remarkable versatility”
The Observer 4****
"Songbook is pure perfection"
Jazz Wax
Songbook
“an object lesson in subtlety…in the impact of nuance…It’s beautiful”
All About Jazz 5*****
"Mancio's singing has now reached an almost sublime level, clarity and poise personified"
Jazzwise 4****
"the elegance of the great jazz singers...impossible not to be seduced"
Jazzeseruido
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Multi award-winning /nominated vocalist, lyricist and producer, Georgia Mancio, is one of Europe’s most respected, adventurous and multi-faceted new artists. Her multi-lingual music references classic jazz and Latin alongside her own astonishing writing, always stamped with an unfailing emotional integrity.

Georgia’s most recent album, Finding Home (2019), co-produced with pianist/composer Kate Williams and her acclaimed Four Plus Three ensemble with special guest classical guitarist John Williams, was awarded Best Album in 2020 Parliamentary Jazz Awards.

It follows her seminal Songbook (2017) co-written with Grammy-winning pianist/composer Alan Broadbent, launched at a sold out headline show at Ronnie Scott’s (“unequivocally, one of the gigs of the year” Jazzwise) with subsequent performances across Europe and the US, including famed New York clubs Dizzy’s, Kitano and Mezzrow.

From 2010-2014 Georgia produced her now iconic  ReVoice! Festival in association with the Pizza Express Jazz Club. Across 5 multi-venue editions she presented over 160 artists including: Rebecca Parris, Tuck & PattiRaul MidonGregory Porter (his first UK booking), Beady BelleCarleen AndersonCarmen SouzaKarin Krog and Diana Torto/Kenny Wheeler/John Taylor and performed 44 sets herself.

Since 2017 Georgia has produced 3 editions of her new series, Hang, showcasing her ever-evolving creativity as a curator and collaborative kudos and versatility with artists including Ian ShawLiane CarrollNigel PriceNikki IlesAlina Bzhezhinska, Gareth Lockrane, Trish Clowes and Tom Cawley

Georgia’s other credits include 2019 BBC Proms (soloist and UK Vocal Assembly), Bobby McFerrinBobby WellinsGwilym Simcock, Jason RebelloRobert MitchellDarius BrubeckPat Metheny (lyric approval) and multiple nominations in the Parliamentary, British Jazz and Urban Music Awards

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safe passage

Georgia has advocated, volunteered and raised funds for this charity which seeks to find safe, legal routes for child refugees and vulnerable adults. Safe Passage were tour partners for 2019 Finding Home tour.

phone credit for refugees

Georgia discovered this invaluable charity whilst volunteering in the unofficial refugee camp known as 'The Jungle' in Calais. A vital resource for displaced people to stay safe and in touch with family and aid workers.