Blue Velvet is a new charismatic, young duo formed of engaged couple, Singer, Elise and Bass Guitarist, Sam, accompanied by high quality backing tracks. They aim to deliver a relaxing, intimate atmosphere, perfect for a classy cocktail lounge to an evening sing-a-long with their dynamic covers of your favourite Jazz, Swing and 50's Rock n Roll classics.
Join us and reminisce through the years as we celebrate the music of a range of artists such as Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald to Elvis and Michael Buble.
Elise can also offer a Cabaret set of classical favourites suitable for a formal evening of entertainment.
Between them Elise and Sam have a wide range of experience within the music industry.
Classically trained singer, Elise graduated in Musical Theatre in 2015. Later that year she participated in an Opera that was performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with the company, About Turn. 2016 brought her first season of three with Iberostar Hotels and Resorts as a Production Singer. Here she sang a variety of genres from Opera and Jazz to Pop and Acapella.
Bassist, Sam began in an original group in 2011. His inspiration and style stemming from artists such as Prince, Tears for Fears and David Bowie. His musicality and technique has no boundaries after working for various companies over the last 4 years. That includes 3 years with Iberostar Hotels and Resorts and a season with EL Live in Singapore and South Korea.
With a mutual love and talent for a jazz style and varied musical backgrounds combined with an eclectic mix of performance experience with different genres, the duo are excited to bring a different dynamic for easy listening for all audiences.