London based Claire Harper is one of the UK’s most requested artists. Her influences include jazz, soul, and pop, and her distinctive vocal style ensures a unique reinterpretation of any song that she performs. A 'musician’s musician', Claire is equally at home working solo as a singer-pianist or taking the role of lead singer in a duo with Bob Holloway who is not only an accomplished pianist and a supreme accompanist but also a singer in his right.
Of her singing, Claire says that she loves to connect with a song and really enjoys the journey of bringing out an artist’s emotions through her own performance. Recently referred to as the British Diana Krall, Claire features among her repertoire a Doris Day homage and is currently working on a similar show about the life and work of Carole King.
From garden parties, weddings and corporate events to cruises and festivals, Claire’s ever-increasing repertoire includes songs from, among others, Ella Fitzgerald, James Taylor, Frank Sinatra,Eva Cassidy, Adele and Nina Simone and along with Bob Holloway can offer seasonal songs and carols for Christmas.
|Track One: The Rose|
|Track Two: Secret Love|