Award-winning jazz vocalist/lyricist, Georgia Mancio, has proved herself one of Europe’s most respected,adventurous and multi-faceted new artists.Her musicreferences classic jazz and Latin alongside bold newwriting, stamped with her unfailing integrity and emotional commitment.
Last year she sold out her debut headline at Ronnie Scott’s (“unequivocally, one of the gigs of the year” Jazzwise) with her songwriting partner, double Grammy-winning pianist /composer Alan Broadbent, and the launch of theirco-written album Songbook. Her new series, Hang, showcased her ever -evolving versatility in collaborations including Liane Carroll, Ian Shaw and a new project, Finding Home, with pianist /composer Kate Williams.
Other credits include: Bobby McFerrin, Jason Rebello, Gwilym Simcock, Nikki Iles, Darius Brubeck, Bobby Wellins and the official approval of her lyric to a Pat Methenycomposition. From 2010-2014 Georgia producedinternational voice festival ReVoice! presenting luminaries including Gregory Porter, Raúl Midon, Tuck & Patti, Carmen Lundy and Beady Belle and performing 44 sets herself. She won the 2005 Brussels International Jazz Singers’ Competition, and has been nominated - London Jazz Musician of the Year (2016), Best Vocalist for the Parliamentary and British Jazz Awards, Best Jazz ActUrban Music Awards (2017).
“an object lesson in subtlety…in the impact of nuance…It’s beautiful” All About Jazz 5***** “[Mancio] has everything covered – technical mastery, expressive range and a remarkable versatility” The Observer 4**** “a sublime vocalist with both credibility and talent to spare” Jazzwise 4**** www.georgiamancio.com