Jude Lindy’s singing is energetic and involving, his timbre deep and dreamy, recalling the voices of early Jazz artists. His connection with his audience is potent and honest.
Jude has a trained voice, and has several years’ experience as a professional actor. He first studied at the Zach Theatre in Austin, Texas, where he discovered Swing. He is a graduate of the prestigious Gaiety School of Acting’s Diploma course in Dublin. He also trained at Walton’s School of Music. Today, he takes classes in studies vocal repertoire privately with coach Patrizia Gallo in Rome.
During his artistic schooling he also studied dance and movement and has been a fervent dancer of Lindy Hop (the energetic 1930’s Swing dance) for several years, having first discovered the dance in 2006 in Marseille, France, where he lived for three years.
He has had the honor to sing and perform with various highly-acclaimed artists in the Jazz and Swing world in Europe and the United States.
An international artist in spirit and experience, Jude Lindy affirms his passion every time he goes on stage, delivering a unique experience which leaves a smile on audiences’ faces.
On Friday 21st October 2016, at the Green Buddha – Thien Kim Vietnamese Restaurant in Rome, two established jazz artists – Jude Lindy (vocals) & Silvia Manco (piano and vocals) – will play together for the first time in a very special concert entitled “We call it Jazz”.
The Green Buddah bar with the Thien Kim restaurant offer an exceptionally beautiful venue for a relaxed delicious meal with live music.
Jude Lindy is an Irish singer of classic jazz. He has a trained voice, and several years’ experience as a professional actor. He first discovered classic jazz in Austin, Texas where he lived and where he started his career path in acting. He is a graduate of the prestigious Gaiety School of Acting’s Diploma course in Dublin. He trained at Walton’s School of Music in Dublin and today takes private lessons in vocal repertoire with coach Patrizia Gallo of Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome.
He has had the honor to sing and perform with various highly-acclaimed artists in the Jazz and Swing world both in Europe and the United States.
An international artist in spirit and experience, Jude Lindy affirms his passion every time he goes on stage, delivering a unique and powerful experience.
Silvia Manco is an Italian pianist, singer, composer, songwriter, and arranger. She began studying the piano at the age of six at the “Tito Schipa” in Lecce, Puglia. After her first musical experiences with her father – a piano bar musician driven by the passion for jazz – she moved to Rome and attended the Università della musica and took private lessons in arranging music.
She collaborates with leading musicians such as Roberto Gatto, Maurizio Giammarco, Dario Deidda, Fabio Zeppetella, Renzo Arbore, Lino Patruno;
in the pop genre she has worked with Massimo Ranieri (2009 tour) and Arisa (Sanremo 2010) and in theatre with Giorgio Albertazzi and Daniela Poggi.
In 2002 she created the ” Silvia Manco Trio” , which was the winner of the 2006 “Porsche Jazz” award.
She teaches piano and singing at several music schools in Rome.
In 2007 she released her debut album entitled “Big City is for me”, focusing on sixties atmospheres, beats and bossa nova.
In 2008 her song “Ntartey” won the competition for best jazz composition in the review Piacenza Jazz.
In May 2010 she released her second album “Afternoon songs”, produced by Roberto Gatto, which included original compositions and arrangements created specially.
In 2012 she released the album “Casa Azul” for the label Dodicilune in which she presents a biography in music inspired by the figure of the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.
On Sunday 23rd October, Jude Lindy & His Hot Swing Propellers will play Caffè Bugatti in Terni. This is a special gig for us as the Propellers played their first gig in Terni!
This time the Propellers will bring you a completely new repertoire of beautiful and exciting arrangements of lesser known songs from the 1920s and 1930s , 100% danceable.
Not only! We have a very special guest that night. Stay tuned !
Can’t wait to return to Terni. Hope you can come!
Jude Lindy -vocals
with The Hot Swing Propellers:
Simone Dionigi Pala – tenor / soprano saxophones
Maurizio Leoni – baritone saxophone
Marco Cortese – guitar
Paride Furzi – double bass
The return of the Propellers to Pinispettinati in Rome! A fantastic venue. A fantastic night.
The Propellers are now a sextet, with two reeds…. all the pieces are arranged by the band giving an even more powerful, smooth and colorful sound.
We will have you dancing ALL NIGHT to little-known songs from the 1920s and 1930s. Are you ready?
It’s going to be huge!!!!
See you there.
Contact me for more information.