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Jessie Bates & Andy Jeffcoat

Drawing on repertoire from the Great American Songbook, as interpreted by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra, Jessie and Haftor give the songs an original and engaging lift through sensitive musical arrangements and polished presentation.

Biography

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Drawing on repertoire from the Great American Songbook, as interpreted by artists
such as Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra, Jessie and Haftor give the songs an
original and engaging lift through sensitive musical arrangements and polished
presentation.

Jessie Bates recently graduated in singing with a 1st Class Honours Degree in Voice
Studies and is already attracting high praise from fellow musicians and audiences
alike. Additional to touring and recording with his eponymous group, Haftor Medbøe
is Jazz Musician in Residence at Edinburgh Napier University and has composed
music for numerous film and television productions.

Together and separately, Jessie and Haftor have performed for amongst others:
 
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Sir Sean Connery
US Consul General, Edinburgh
Edinburgh International Film Festival
The Scottish Parliament
National Galleries of Scotland
Somerset House, London
Manchester International Festival

What Our Clients Say About Jessie Bates & Andy Jeffcoat

09-Oct-13, Royal Scotsman train

Jessie and Andy were absolutely fantastic, perfect for the occasion. Everyone loved the music and commented on Jessie's fabulous voice.

Karen Hillier, Newport Pagnell

Jessie Bates & Andy Jeffcoat Songlist

  • All Of Me
  • Stella By Starlight
  • Bewitched
  • Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
  • Lullaby of Birdland
  • Easy Living
  • Once I Love
  • You Go To My Head
  • Estate
  • The Shadow Of Your Smile
  • Someone To Watch Over Me
  • Autumn Leaves
  • Cheek To Cheek
  • Once Upon A Summertime
  • Night And Day
  • What Is This Thing Called Love?
  • Some Other Time
  • Let's Fall In Love
  • Just Friends
  • I Only Have Eyes For You
  • Georgia On My Mind
  • Embraceable You

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