Absolutely brilliant’ Jamie Cullum, BBC Radio2
★★★★ ‘Next big thing’ Evening Standard
‘One for the jazz dance clubs’ Gilles Peterson, BBC Radio 6
‘The outrageously good Emily Saunders. An extraordinary talent’ Chris Philips, JazzFM
Critically acclaimed Emily Saunders returns to Jazz Cafe Posk – Brazilian vibes with a London twist.
Emily has a reputation for exciting, vibrant live performances. She brings exuberant, hip swaying grooves and romantic melodic songs wrapped around Brazilian rhythms alongside musicianship of the highest order. She is established as a supremely talented vocalist, composer, songwriter, producer and lyricist; with her music broadcast nationally on BBC Radio 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 , XFM, JazzFM, and on radio stations around the world inc. Australia, Japan, Mexico, Spain, Germany, South Africa, Sweden, Abu Dhabi, plus charting internationally on iTunes and Amazon.
Her band highlights exceptional musicians – international trumpeter Byron Wallen, “one of the most innovative, exciting and original trumpet players alive” – Jazzwise Magazine (played with Courtney Pine, Mica Paris, Loose Ends), Steve Pringle, piano (worked with Joss Stone, Michael Kiwanuka, Abram Wilson, Denys Baptiste), Paul Michael, bass (Julian Joseph and Liane Carroll), George Hart, drums (Swing Out Sister, Ivo Neame).