Sarah Collyer Quintet
Friday 3 February
Table (of 4) $72.00
Located at Studio 188
Presented by Studio 188
Part of Studio 188‘s Groove & Grape series
With her luxurious, blues drenched voice, Sarah Collyer has been influenced by jazz greats including Nina Simone and Miles Davis, but finds inspiration in contemporary artists like Melody Gardot, Diana Krall, Cassandra Wilson and Tom Waits.
Since the release of her first EP This Way in 2009, Sarah has performed regularly, touring Japan in 2010 and London in 2013. On home soil, she regularly performs at venues and events including The Brisbane Powerhouse, Noosa Jazz Festival, Valley Jazz Festival, Warwick Jumpers and Jazz, The Gold Coast Arts Centre, The Brisbane Jazz Club and RedFest.
Sarah’s 2012 album Yesterday’s Blues has received nationwide airplay on ABC radio and is also distributed throughout Japan. You can also hear Sarah’s music in Coffee Clubs throughout Australia.
A consummate and seasoned performer, Sarah’s live shows are a hit with audiences who love her soulful originals and engaging stage presence.