Catherine Lima ‘The Allure of Miss Lee’
Catherine Lima - vocals
Paul Higgs – piano/trumpet
Alex Field – guitar
Alex Keen – double bass
Jason Campbell – drums
Jazz vocalist Catherine Lima and her quintet bring you an evening of songs of jazz icon, Peggy Lee. With stories about the life of this troubled performer, Catherine explores Peggy Lee's rise from humble beginnings in North Dakota, to her first break as a big band singer with Benny Goodman through to her successful solo career as a singer-song writer and one-time Hollywood actress.
With classic material such as Fever, I'm a Woman, Black Coffee, He's a Tramp, Johnny Guitar & Why Don’t You Do It Right? along with some of Peggy Lee's back catalogue, Catherine brings a fabulous mix of songs that explain how this talented singer maintained her prominence on the popular music scene for so many years. Each song is introduced with information about Peggy Lee’s life and where it sits in her 60 year career.