The Charlotte Jane Quartet features original arrangements, rare tunes and stellar musicianship by Charlotte Jane with Joe Ruberto, Michael Tortoni, Gideon Marcus .
This long-standing collaboration has created onstage chemistry, freedom of improvisation and adventures foraging into new musical paths with outrageous swingin', smooth singin' and fusion jazz elements.
Charlotte Jane is a jazz vocalist, violinist and songwriter with a passion for jazz, fusion, classical & gospel. She has performed throughout Australia and New Zealand at jazz festivals, major corporate and outdoor events, musical theatre, gospel concerts and featured with many of Melbourne and Sydney's most in-demand musicians. She is a trained actress Academy of Film Theatre and Television - Sydney, and as such delivers each lyric with a depth of connection that captivates the room.
Early inspirations include Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald and Stephane Grapelli. Further passion has lead her to research modern jazz forerunners as diverse as Esperanza Spalding, Gregory Porter, Snarky Puppy, Herbie Hancock and Robert Glasper.