Elizabeth Lord (Vox & percussion) & Leigh James (Vox, Guitar and percussion)
Elizabeth Lord is a beautiful vocalist of exceptional emotional depth and honesty…. With a career beginning in the Australian casts of Evita, Barnum and JC Superstar, through TV with the Midday Show, Cabaret performances nationally, internationally and cruise ships all over, to songwriting and performance awards in the Folk and Country genres, and billing on Festival Stages from Woodford to Tamworth, audiences become immediate fans where ever Elizabeth performs. 4 CDs Released to date
Her partner, Leigh James, from early beginnings emulating singer songwriters like Don McLean and James Taylor, through forming his own ‘World Music’ band Funjungle with jazz masters in the 80s, Leigh has refined his guitar and vocal presence into a unique and ever contemporary sound. Four ‘Dolphin’ Awards to his credit, for Funk, Pop, Gospel, and Country, and has ‘opened’ for (or backed): Shane Howard, Graeme Connors, Kate Ceberano, The Black Sorrows, James Morrison, Renee Geyer, Marcia Hines and Brian Cadd to name a few! 2 CDs..
Add a horn player for a sublime trio experience!
Martha Baartz plays alto/tenor sax and flute, with a beautiful tone and wonderfully melodic sense… has studied with Tony Buchanan and Mark Spencer (Southern Cross Uni, Lismore) and Ian Chaplain and Jim Glasson (Melbourne). Martha has played in various ensembles at International Festivals over the last decade: Glastonbury and Edinburgh, and National: Melbourne, Woodford, Port Fairy, Apollo Bay, Women’s Jazz Festival to name a few… 2 CDs..