Chris Ingham: Celebrating Hoagy Carmichael
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Chris Ingham (piano/vocal) and Paul Higgs (trumpet) salute the great American songwriter. Sold out at Ronnie Scotts and a Sunday Times 2014 top ten jazz album, packed with melodic beauty and fascinating stories behind Hoagys wry and wise songbook. Informed by the hot jazz style of legendary cornetist Bix Beiderbecke, this joyful celebration of the Old Music Master features well-loved hits (Stardust, Georgia On My Mind, Skylark, Ole Buttermilk Sky, Lazy Bones) alongside delightful curiosities from Hoagys rich and varied output. One of Britain's best singer-pianists (London Evening Standard) Just lovely (Sunday Times).