The Untold Story of Women in Jazz

December 14, 2019, 10:00 PM - January 4, 2020, 11:55 PM

Red Music Stage, Nicosia

Alexia, the popular Cypriot singer, performs masterpieces of the most legendary female voices of the American Jazz in a unique recital entitled «The Untold Story of Women In Jazz». The world-renowned Cypriot artist will attempt to enlighten untold stories of the lives of Nina Simone, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Betty Carter, Anita O’Day, Abbey Lincoln, Felicia Sanders by performing some of their less known songs, narrating through their magnificent music how these women used their artistry as a tool of activism to influence society . Alexia will be accompanied by a five-member orchestra of renowned musicians from the Modern Cypriot Jazz Scene influenced by Blues, Gospel and Improvisation.

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