Sep 01 & 02, 2023
Billie Holiday, renowned as "Lady Day" in the esteemed company of her close friend and saxophone virtuoso Lester Young, exerted an undeniable influence over the realms of jazz music and popular singing. With a vocal approach profoundly influenced by jazz instrumentalists, she spearheaded a novel realm of phrasing and tempo manipulation, solidifying her position as one of the preeminent jazz vocalists in the annals of musical history.
Hailing from a prestigious lineage of jazz artists, Tricia Boutté, the esteemed vocalist from New Orleans, has embarked on a global journey, enchanting audiences far and wide with her extraordinary voice and mesmerizing presence. Join us for an unforgettable season premiere at Club Gustav as Felix Peikli & Friends, alongside Tricia Boutté, come together to honor the extraordinary life and enduring legacy of the iconic Billie Holiday!