“Only a vastly talented songwriter produces such works" - Eric Myers, The Australian

For her only Melbourne show this year, sublime vocalist and pianist Frances Madden will perform songs from her recent album Beautiful World. As well as her original tunes, the show will also include Frances’ unique take on some timeless classics.

With horns and backing vocals to compliment the rhythm section, Frances’ band for MIJF features some of Australia’s leading musicians, including Sydney-based Carl Dewhurst, one of the country’s most highly regarded jazz and improvising guitarists, along with Harriett Allcroft providing the harmonies that help define Frances’ unique sound.

Be ready to enjoy a journey based on melody, harmony and storied lyrics through a landscape of swing, ballads and blues.

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