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Singer-songwriter WENDY LANDS has earned a reputation as a nuanced performer with a penchant for rich harmonies, sophisticated textures, and killer musicianship. Her long and successful career has found her nominated for a Juno and two Radio Music Awards (“Angels & Ordinary Men”, EMI) hand-selected to give voice to Wladyslaw Szpilman’s music on the companion CD to the Academy Award winning film ‘The Pianist’ (“Wendy Lands Sings The Music Of The Pianist”, Universal Music Group) and vocalist / songwriter extraordinaire on her critically acclaimed 2011 release “Mumble” (Fontana North).

Infused with pop, jazz, and soul, Wendy’s new collection of story-driven songs, “Altitude” hit the #2 spot on the iTunes Jazz Album chart and is garnering heavy airplay on JAZZ.FM91 and a several shows on CBC Rradio.  Lands’ skill and
commitment as a performer, singer and songwriter are absolutely un-ignorable, and make her music and style the kind that defies convention, while birthing new fans with every note.

”…one of the most impressive Canadian recordings in years…”  (BILLBOARD Magazine)

“Lands texturally saddles up to two Joneses – Norah and Rickie Lee.”  (VARIETY)

“Naughty jazz goes down like a martini…4 out of 4 Stars” (LE JOURNAL DE MONTREAL)

This evening’s singing star WENDY LANDS features JAMES ADDIS on piano, PETER TELFORD on bass, and JIM GILLARD on drums, entertaining in the up-close-and-personal ambience of the Home Smith Bar.