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PIZZA EXPRESS JAZZ CLUB , SOHO, Pizza Express Live, 10 Dean St, Soho,W1D 3RW, LONDON

London based Italian singer Viviana Zarbo comes to the Pizza Express jazz Club for the first time to present her debut album ‘Take Away’. Inspired by great jazz Divas like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Anita O’Day, as well as, actresses/singers like Julie London, Doris Day, Peggy Lee, Marilyn Monroe. Arranged by the wonderful Italian saxophonist Renato D’Aiello and the lovely trombonist Mark Bassey, ‘Take Away’ is a collection of Viviana's favourites songs as such as ‘What a little moonlight can do’, ‘Fine Romance’, ‘After you get what you want you don't want it’, which became the foundations of her artistic and personal development. Charming, strong, a velvety voice with a true passion for storytelling, Viviana is a versatile artist whose musical theatre background enriched and enhanced her naturally multifaceted jazz vibe. Viviana is delighted to be joined this afternoon by top UK Jazz vocalist and Actor Richard Shelton. Richard has a prolific singing and acting career. His long running ITV soap opera Emmerdale role, and his performance of Frank Sinatra in the drama, Rat Pack Confidential, which earned him a ‘Best Actor in a Leading Role’ nomination. Based in LA, Richard recorded his debut US album at Capitol Studios with Frank Sinatra’s band mates and performed for Prince Charles, Sir Elton John, with the BBC Concert Orchestra, BBC Big Band, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, at Ronnie Scott’s and theatres across the world. His recent tour of 'Sinatra and Me’ sold out in London, New York, LA, San Diego and Palm Beach.' 'His selection of material is impeccable and his style is shark skin sharp'' - George Harris, Jazz Weekly

Viviana Zarbo Jazz Duo

Two Spoons, 72 Honor Oak Park, SE23 1DY

Charming and strong, a velvet voice with a true passion for the storytelling, London based Italian singer Viviana Zarbo comes to the Two Spoons. She will be presenting some of her favourite music from across the world and generation in her fresh jazz way with the brilliant Curtis Volp on guitar.