Debra Milne Jazz

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Welcome

Debra is a jazz vocalist based in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.  She sings a diverse repertoire of swing, blues, latin and bebop, as well as original songs, which showcase her vocal dexterity, range & warmth. Debra has become established as a distinctive jazz voice in the northeast of England, as an interpreter of  well known standards from the Great American Songbook, as well as for her unique selection of rarely sung material, inspired by jazz artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Betty Carter, Kurt Elling, Chet Baker, Eddie Jefferson, Jobim, Horace Silver & many more.


Debra's latest collaboration is with rising star north east guitarist Bradley Johnston, & the Milne & Johnston Band  perform an eclectic range of standards as well their original songs.


The Debra Milne Ensemble and Jazz Latin Groove  have performed at venues across the north of England including Hoochie Coochie, the Jazz Cafe & The Globe in Newcastle, Empty Shop & The Brass Festival in Durham, & Jazz Clubs in Darlington, Hexham & Carlisle.

 

Comments from recent gig reviews....

''...... supercharged standards with plangent spaces"  Hazel Hanley, Hexham Jazz Club

"..... I don't think I've heard Debra in better voice.....The unison voice, sax and guitar passages on Spain were astounding!" Lance Liddle, Bebop Spoken Here


Go to 'Jazz Latin Groove', 'In Session' and 'More In Session' pages to listen to Jazz Latin Groove & the Debra Milne Ensemble.