BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Sara Mitra interview with Sue Marchant, on the Sue Marchant programme 21/02/11, broadcast across the eastern counties. Featured track: ‘I Will Stay With You’ from the album ‘April Song’. Click here to listen in BBC iplayer online (about 15 minutes in).
“Very, very different, Very good.” Sue Marchant, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Listen to Sara interviewed by Dave Heaney live tomorrow 20/02/11, 11.30 am on 107.4 Leisure FM.
Jamie Cullum chooses ‘April Song’ for his Albums of the Year list 2010.
“A new jazz singer, recorded and accompanied beautifully by the UK’s finest, singing mostly esoteric originals. This eccentric record points a bold way forward for UK jazz singers.” Jamie Cullum
Jamie Cullum plays ‘Baby And Me’ Tuesday 21 Dec 2010, BBC Radio 2.
‘April Song’ album online review from ‘The Jazz Mann’, December 2010.
“Assured and emotive singing and intelligent, literate writing…Listening to the music it’s easy to see why April Song has received such a warm welcome from the UK jazz community.” Ian Mann
The Impossible Ark Label Compilation is now available for free download from Bandcamp. The compilation includes music from Rhythmagic Orchestra, Fiction Trio, Nostalgia 77, Sara Mitra, Jeb Loy Nichols, Allsopp Vosloo Stanley Giles, Skeletons, and features performances from Lizzy Parks, Keith Tippett and Julie Tippetts.
Sara Mitra artist profile now live on Ping, the new music social network from iTunes.
April Song receives 5 star review from Scotland’s The Glaswegian.
“This is a balmy album full of joy and spirit…April Song is an autumnal discovery that will see you through the winter.”***** The Glaswegian
‘Sunday Morning’ played by Lopa Kothari, World on 3, 19/11/10 BBC Radio 3.
Listen on BBC iplayer here.
“One of The new voices emerging from the UK’s jazz scene” Lopa Kothari