Joanna Eden and Andres Lafone are hosting a fund raising concert for Side by Side Refugees and One Brecon.
Brecon jazz festival are very happy to welcome the brilliant singer, songwriter and pianist Joanna Eden to this year's fundraising concert.
Described in Time Out as 'the UK's answer to Diana Krall and Norah Jones'.
Joanna's reaction to the concert was 'I really want to support such wonderful causes... thank you for thinking of me.' The concert will also be live-streamed and carried on Vialma for several weeks.
See attached poster.
Joanna is the daughter of a musician and a drama teacher and was always destined to perform. She could read music before she could write, took piano lessons from the age of four and composed her first song aged just seven. She has recorded over 50 originals and seven albums including Truth Tree and a new c.d. due for release on 1st September called 'Love Quiet' which was written and recorded during lockdown with her partner the fine funk and world bassist, Andres Lafone who was born in Uruguay and has a very solid Latin American foundation.
We are a UK based Small Business Charity providing Humanitarian Aid to Refugees, mainly in France, but Europe-wide too. We also support Volunteers working on the ground and work alongside other like minded groups to provide a united approach to the crisis. We started in October 2015 and we rely wholly on donations and organise Fundraisers to help finance the purchase of food, tents etc.