georgia mancio (voice) nigel price (guitar) julie walkington (bass)
“Sometimes you keep it simple, a trio, purity of voice, skill and intensity, the stars collide and BANG” – Rainlore’s World of Music
“Style, finesse and charm…A sublime vocal performance …floated atop a sensitive bass line and gentle guitar in an intensely emotional performance” – Isle of Wight County Press
“boppish guitar, propulsive bass and joyous scat vocals… understated and always tasteful chemistry between Mancio, Price and Walkington” – The Jazz Mann
“This girl can interpret a lyric with the best of them adding sweeps and slurs to reshape the song in her own image” – Bebop Spoken Here
Initially inspired by the musical partnership of the great jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald and guitar virtuoso Joe Pass, Georgia has joined forces with sensational Parliamentary award-winning guitarist and bandleader, Nigel Price (James Taylor Quartet, Filthy Six, Alan Barnes). Together with much lauded bassist, Julie Walkington (Tina May, Geoff Eales, Jim Mullen), they present a joyous and spellbinding programme of jazz standards and latin songs as heard on their acclaimed live release Come Rain or Come Shine (2013).
Past engagements include: Ronnie Scott’s, Pizza Express Jazz Club, Chichester Jazz, The Pheasantry, Swansea Jazz Clubs and Love Supreme, Marlborough, Newport and Music in the Garden Jazz Festivals.
Story-telling and improvisation as equal partners; deep groove and musicality. Rain, shine, light, shade. All are to be found here.