Sunday, November 6, 2011
Amelia Ong - Tonight at The Ellington 6/11/11
Amelia Ong is one of Perth’s newest upcoming jazz vocalists who is influenced by the greats of Gospel, Blues, Soul, and RnB artists. She is a young vibrant jazz singer who has already established a name for her self in Indonesia. She has performed in Java Jazz International Festival (03), Jazz Goes To Campus (02/03), represented Indonesia in Norwegian Jazz Festival (03).
Since moving to Australia, Amelia has sung along with Australian Jazz Legends such as James Morrison, John Morrison, Joe Chindamo, Graeme Lyall and has also performed as a WAYJO vocalist in ’07 and ‘08. Amelia’s vibrant, captivating and moving performances are a must see. Her funky edge on jazz standards and her interpretation of melodies has become a trademark in her singing as well as her originals.