Hey Kitty! - Saxophonist and Vocalist BeverleyG, aka Miss Kitty. Kitty is an established performer of jazz, swing, blues, funk, reggae, DJ and dance music.
Playing tenor, alto and soprano saxophones, Kitty is also an esteemed jazz vocalist who has entertained crowds across the UK and internationally, working as a session musician and as a lead vocalist and saxophonist in various musical genres and band line-ups.
Kitty's musical work has included P&O cruise lines, festival and corporate work including Shanghai Expo, Glastonbury, Dublin Fringe Festival, Brecon Jazz, Twinwood Vintage Festival and many many more. 2016/17 bookings include jazz performances in Milan, DJ gigs in Doha plus work around the UK at festivals and all styles of events.
Kitty performs in several musical genres including ska, dub, reggae, electronica, pop, rock, soul, gospel and more, and works as a saxophonist and backing vocalist for tribute acts and travelling bands. Her work includes backing vocalist for soul legend PP Arnold, and saxophonist/backing vocalist for the UK's leading tribute artists - Amy winehouse/Simply Red in Denmark, Spain and the Uk.
Kitty's performed with Spanish DJ's at Hotel W, Doha Qatar, a tour in china with Ebony Bones, performances with Mad Professor, Dublin Fringe and Glastonbury performances with her electronica band TrifleSky, plus several gigs including Derry Jazz Festival, Bude Jive festival, Monmouth Festival, Denmark Riverside festival with the Jiveoholics and Brecon Jazz Festival with band Les Minouches Atomiques, the Saxalettes and Kitty's Trio.
In 2016 Kitty joined forces with African songstress Yolanda Eyama and performs regularly with the band 'Afro world Groove' at festivals and venues in london and around the uk.
Kitty has released several CD's with her trio, duo and her band the Purramours. Previous CD releases include original electronica compositions written with her brother, under the name of Triflesky. These are scheduled to be re-released sometime in the future. Kitty still writes in the electronica/dance genre and enjoys mixing this with her jazz/crossover compositions.
Kitty also runs saxophone workshops for adults:
Her 'Sax For Fun' workshops are popular at festivals and corporate events. See: www.saxforfun.co.uk