Singer, piano player and songwriter, Frances Madden is a rising star of vocal jazz and blues in Australia. Her shows regularly sell out at Australia's premier jazz clubs, festivals and venues including The Basement in Sydney. In 2016 Frances supported the legendary Dionne Warwick and also Grammy Award-winner Gregory Porter during their Sydney tours -- and she also recently headlined at the JZ Club in Shanghai.
Frances captivates her audiences with a combination of her genuinely warm stage presence along with a voice and style that are uniquely her own. Her live set includes a unique mix of irresistible swing, beautiful ballads and smokey blues – along with her distinctive take on timeless classics.
Frances performs at a range of private and corporate functions around Australia, together with her band which includes some of Australia's leading jazz musicians. The ensemble varies from either solo piano & voice up to the full 8 piece band depending on client requirements. The most popular outfits are her quartet and quintet which include a combination of drums, double bass, saxophone and guitar.
Our most popular ensembles with the fullest sound and best energy are:
Quartet (piano & vocals, double bass, guitar, drums)
Quintet (piano & vocals, double bass, guitar, drums, saxophone)
Other varying combinations and sizes available, from solo piano & voice, duo, trio to eight-piece band with backing vocals and horns.
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