Anita Carmichael - Singer Saxophonist

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Anita Carmichael - Singer Saxophonist

From 11 July 2021 to 12 July 2022
Anita Carmichael - Vocals, Saxophones, Keyboards Paul Carmichael - Bass Guitar Gail Louise James - Drums Fayyaz Virjii - Trombone Kevin Robinson Trumpet Graham Harvey Keyboards

Anita Carmichael internationally acclaimed singer saxophonist is releasing
her first album for 15 years after taking a break to raise a family. She has a new album  LIPSTICK ON MY REED
on UK's leading independant Saxology Records.which is garnering serious radio play in the US, Uk Europe and Far East
She is performing at the Southend Jazz Festival in October 2021 and has some potential dates at the Florida Jazz Festival in November 2021. Also scheduled to play in Cyprus, Israel & Abu Dhabi in September/October. With further Far East dates pencilled for 2022 in Singapore Malaysia Indonesia & Japan
The album is full of ballads, funk soul and jazz vibes with Anitas trademark searing sax
and soulful vocals.She has collaborated with Fayyaz Virjii from Incognito
and has guested with Shakatak to soul superstar Alex O Neal Fred Wesley, Jonathan Butler to name afew.
 Anita Carmichael  has also recorded a Live album in Barcelona, a fabulous live
concert recorded in Spain for Spanish TV and Radio in 1998.Under her own
name she has already played at festivals in Montreux, Glastonbury Jakarta,
San Sebastian, and as opening act for George Benson as well as guesting with
Alex O Neal and Shakatak, Jonathan Butler and Fred Wesley

She was voted one of the top female instrumentalists in the world by
JazzLife Magazine in Japan.

"A melodic and entertaining blend of vocals interspersed with some searing
sax playing." (The WIRE, London)

"one of the finest performers around, with her own unique style of music ..
a sort of cross between the Crusaders and Ricky Lee Jones" (Jazz FM, London)

"one of the UK's outstanding vocal, songwriting and saxophone talents ..
(The Guardian, UK)
‘ One of Uks outstanding instrumentalists and songwiters  whether its  jazz funk or soul a world class act ‘ –  (Solar Radio –Dave Gregory)

Contact Mike Tanousis 
Saxology Entertainments Group
Tel 0044 7761202468
Skype mike.tanousis