7:30 pm on Sunday 12th July 2020
Joe Stilgoe is an internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter. He has created a fresh sound for jazz in the 21st century, known for writing songs that feel like they’ve been around for years, and adapting classics that sound as though they were just written.
Over the course of his varied career he has become a true modern-day entertainer, known globally as a performer of wit, style and a level of musicianship which has seen him recognised as one of the best singerpianists in the world. As a recording artist he has released 7 critically lauded albums, four of which have topped the UK Jazz chart. In 2019 he released two albums – the first being a new departure of style and genre – THE HEAT IS ON! – Joe’s unique interpretation of the soundtrack from the 1980’s, reimagined with a full 1950s Big Band. In December 2019 he released another no.1 record – ‘Joe Stilgoe’s Christmas Album’, which featured guest stars including Rob Byrdon, Amy Dickson and The Canterbury Cathedral Girls Choir.