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A singer with a simultaneously smooth and raw vocal; digging down for truth, reaching high for hope, delivering songs with real soul...
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Based in the South East of England and available throughout the UK and Europe, Shari & The Super Small Orchestra of Jazz & Soul provide the perfect live entertainment for all styles of event including corporate functions, weddings, parties, celebrations, breakfast and drinks receptions and bar events. Shari and her band bring a variety of covers, standards and original tunes by day or by night to ensure your function is nothing short of super sizzling, spectacular and simply spot on. Whether you want your guests up and dancing, seated and singing along or simply basking in the warmth of mellow background music whilst dining, this band will always bring that special, classic touch through Jazz and Soul music, whatever the size of your venue. Shari, an accomplished singer-songwriter, performs with various line ups of the bands’ full ensemble which includes drums, double or electric bass guitar, piano and vintage keyboard sounds, electric jazz guitar, a solo saxophone, trumpet, or a brilliant brass section; and thanks to their unique sound and versatility, the band are available as a duo, trio, four, five or six piece ensemble. The bands’ set list contains a mix of cool and dynamic songs by great artists such as Etta James, James Brown, Doris Day, Eartha Kitt, Otis Redding, Ella Fitzgerald, Al Green, Peggy Lee, Nina Simone and Frank name just a few. Also in the bands’ repertoire are songs by world renowned, contemporary performers such as Norah Jones and Amy Winehouse. But whoever the artist and whichever the song or the occasion, Shari will bring a simultaneously deep and high, smooth and raw vocal that digs down for the truth and reaches high for the hope and always delivers the emotion to match the lyrics in the song. Shari & The Super Small Orchestra of Jazz & Soul are available for live music entertainment, all your requests and ultimately, for your pleasure.

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4.8 out of 5
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Shari's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Stuart O
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Shari and the band were fantastic. Would highly recommend.

Yvonne V
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Everybody in My Party loved Shari. She has a very Beautiful voice. She is very friendly and Professional. All my friends just gave me Positive Feedback about her. We are very Happy that she came to My Birthday Party. She was really AMAZING

Reply from Shari
1 year ago

Dear Yvonne, thank you so much for writing a review. It was a pleasure to sing for your party of lovely family and friends in your beautiful home. Thank you again for your booking and wishing you all the very best x Shari

From other customers:

Ian G
5 years ago, for a New Year's Eve in Enfield EN2 9DJ
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4 out of 5

Shari & The Orchestra Of Jazz & Soul are - Professional - 5 stars Communicative and Friendly - 5 stars Punctual - 5 stars

David B
6 years ago, for a Birthday party in Queen Square
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5 out of 5

An excellent singer and band - great entertainment for the entire evening! Would definitely recommend them for any event!

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Shari's Song list

Jazz Songs -
All Of Me
A Sunday Kinda Love
At Last
All Of Me
All The Things You Are
Alone Together
Autum Leaves
Beautiful Love
Black Coffee
Body & Soul
Blue Skies
Cry Me A River
Embraceable You
Fly Me To The Moon
How Insensitive
How Deep Is The Ocean
Just Friends
It Had To Be You
Moon River
My Baby Just Cares For Me
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Night & Day
One For My Baby (One More For The Road)
Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps
Signed, Sealed, Delivered
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
The Boy From Ipanema
The Very Thought Of You
Take The A Train
There Will Never Be Another You
What A Wonderful World
When I Fall In Love
Willow Weep For Me
Wild Is The Wind
You Don't Know What Love Is
Soul /Blues Songs - (which can also be played with a jazz feel) -
Aint No Sunshine
Hard To Handle
I Can't Stand The Rain
I Got You (I Feel Good)
I Just Wanna Make Love To You
Lady Marmelade
Let's Stay Together
Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay
Simply Beautiful
Stand By Me
You Send Me
Other Songs -
Happy Birthday
Christmas Songs
Auld Lang Syne
Jazz, Blues, Jazz fusion, Easy listening, Light music
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Event types:
Hotel / Restaurant event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Church service, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Lyricist, Songwriter, Producer, Arranger, Actor, Singing teaching
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