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Birdland Vocal Group


Birdland, the famous New York Jazz club is immediately associated with the late and great father of Bee Bop, Charlie Parker, who was known to his peers as "Bird".

Sue Bluck, Kerry Byrom-Carter and
Jenny Wrenn, a Perth vocal trio known for their exciting vocal harmonies and slick arrangements, have taken the name of Birdland.

Their musical repertoire includes songs in the style of Manhattan Transfer, the Supremes and the Andrews Sisters, as well as original vocal arrangements of the great Jazz standards.

Collectively they have a wealth of stage, cabaret, recording and television experience. Their repertoire covers a variety of styles including:

  • Swing
  • Big Band
  • Funk
  • Contemporary
  • 60's / 70's / 80's
  • Cabaret and
  • Latin


Birdland has an extensive performance history including:

SUPPORT act for

  • Harry Secombe
  • Jill Perryman
  • James Morrison and numerous appearances as featured artists with the..
  • Mike Nelson Quartet and the..
  • Jazz Divas.


RADIO & TELEVISON JINGLES

BROADCASTS

  • ABC jazz series as featured artists with Uwe Stengal's band "Manteca"
  • Numerous Telethons and Appealathons
  • Hey Hey It's Saturday
  • Good Morning Perth
  • ABC Radio broadcasts


BACKVOCALS for

  • Demis Roussos
  • Hugh Jackman


APPEARANCES with

  • Demis Roussos ( 2007 National Tour: Canberra Theatre, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth Concert Hall and Sydney Opera House )
  • Frank Bennett with WA Symphony Orchestra
  • West Australian Symphony Orchestra (conductor: Tommy Tycho)
  • Brenda Buffalono - New York Jazz Tap Dancer


IN CONCERT at various festivals including

  • Perth Jazz Festival
  • York Jazz Festival
  • Araluen Festival
  • Joondalup Festival
  • Sunshine Festival
  • Armadale Festival
  • Haughton's Jazz Festival
  • Festival Of Perth
  • Summer Sunset, Hillarys
  • Rockingham City Sunset Jazz
  • Fremantle Festival


CHARITY CONCERTS

  • Supreme Court Gardens (annual Christmas concert with orchestra)
  • Spirit of Christmas Concert 1998 (Belvoire Amphitheatre), 1999 (Forrest Place for City of Perth)
  • Scarborough Christmas Beach Concert (1999)


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