Sarah Taylor Jazztet
Swing & Jazz available for hire, based in Victoria
Mezzo Soprano, actor and creative director, Sarah Taylor passionately brings her infectious and enchanting stage presence to audiences in all her performances from the music theatre stage to recitals, concerts special events and weddings.
As a professional artist Sarah has accumulated several awards and special commendations for both opera and contemporary performances. As a VCA graduate in music theatre and opera, Sarah has gone on to invest her many skills training singers, coaching choirs and has enjoyed directing music theatre and dramatic performances for amateur, school and corporate productions. Career highlights include sharing a stage several times as a soloist and in duet alongside Australia’s leading lady, Marina Prior. She performed a season of ‘A Christmas Tale’ with the incomparable Sylvie Paladino and ‘Morning Melodies’ with The Seekers’ guitarist and vocalist, Keith Potgor. Sarah is a frequent vocalist for the frontline of Melbourne’s corporate favourite, ‘The Swing Sensation Big Band.’ Sarah’s repertoire takes any listener on journey through classic Broadway to timeless Jazz.
Come with Sarah on a musical journey from West End to Broadway, Chicago to L.A. all stops in between. All the songs you love from Classic movies, Broadway shows and those great Jazz Standards will have you humming along and tapping your toes in time to the rhythm. After all, You got Rhythm!!!
Repertoire includes favourites like: Ain’t misbehavin’, Almost like being in love, As time goes by, Cry me a River, Can’t help lovin’dat man, Don’t get around much anymore, Fever, Fly me to the Moon, How High the Moon, I’ll take Romance, In the wee small hours, Orange Coloured Sky, Route 66, Somewhere over the rainbow, Summertime, Swinging on a Star, They can’t take that away from me, When I fall in love, When you wish upon a star.