Martin Taylor & Alison Burns - Celebrating 100 Years of Ella Fitzgerald - Weds 1st Nov 2017
When you think of legendary singer Ella Fitzgerald, you think of the some of the greatest music ever performed. 2017 marks a very special year as one of the most loved entertainer of all time Ella Fitzgerald will be celebrated around the world with a series of commemorative centennial events.
As part of these celebrations, multi-award winning guitarist Martin Taylor and Scottish-Canadian jazz singer Alison Burns toured the UK for a series of concerts highlighting the Grammy-award winning collaboration between Ella and jazz guitarist Joe Pass. Taylor and Burns who have performed for Prince William and whose fans include Sir Michael Parkinson and Downtown Abbey creator Julian Fellowes, presented a concert inspired by the intimate 1960's duo recordings of Joe Pass and Ella Fitzgerald to a large and hugely appreciative audience in the Byre.