About This Event
Celebrate one of the incredible voices of jazz - Billie Holiday.
Rebecca Mendoza and the Joe Ruberto Quartet bring to life the story of her tempestuous life - from destitution to Grammy Hall Of Fame induction. 'Lady Sings The Blues - A Billie Holiday Tribute' includes many of the songs that 'Lady Day' will always be remembered for - 'That Ole Devil Called Love', 'God Bless This Child', 'Comes Love', 'Lover Man'...
Rebecca started performing on the Jazz scene at an early age with her unique soulful style and technique. She has also performed major roles in wonderful internationally acclaimed shows. Some of her stage works include the original Australian production and German production of Miss Saigon, Show Boat, Hair, the original stage production of Lord of the Rings in Toronto, Canada.
Rebecca Mendoza is one of Melbourne favourite jazz singers, a regular artist at Bennetts Lane Jazz Club, Paris Cat Jazz Club, as well as many other special events and festivals across the country. Her Billie Holiday tribute was a major success at the renowned Noosa Jazz Festival and most recently was sellout show at Bennetts Lane Jazz Club.