Matt & Nat
Chris Dean & Atila relive the magic with a truly wonderful evening celebrating the lives and music of Matt Monro and Nat 'King' Cole, two of the world's most adored entertainers. Bringing the music of these much loved mega-stars to life are two great British singers: Chris Dean of Syd Lawrence Orchestra fame, and big band vocalist Atila, the star of ‘The Nelson Riddle Story’.
Musicians also from the Syd Lawrence Orchestra are: -
Russell Bennett – trumpet
Trevor Brown – piano
Tom Mark – double bass
Dave Tandy – drums
Inspired by Matt Monro’s distinctive and expressive voice, Chris Dean pays homage to ‘The Singer’s Singer’ in this refreshing new show with a rare touch of class.
Catch this unique and memorable performance as it tours the country and re-acquaint yourself with hits such as Born Free, Portrait of My Love, On Days Like These, Softly, From Russia with Love, Real Live Girl, Walk Away and many more.
Atila is an acclaimed jazz singer from the UK. Sartorially stylish and musically classy, his interpretations of Nat ‘King’ Cole’s Too Young, Nature Boy, Unforgettable, Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter, Mona Lisa, I Love You for Sentimental Reasons, Stardust, Sweet Lorraine and Smile are not to be missed!