The Official Website of
American Jazz Standards and Evergreens from the 1900's to 1950's.
"The Finest Music in the Finest Places"
The glamorous, classically trained Shirley Sparks sings American jazz tunes and evergreens from the 1900's to 1950's inspired by The Great American Songbook and the Golden Era of Hollywood movies and musicals.
In addition to working with various jazz pianists Shirley has three bands: Vintage Jazz Band, Swing Band (both performing jazz standards) and The Red Band (performing evergreens with Latin rhythms).
60-minute show of high class jazz standards and evergreens with a pianist.
VINTAGE CHRISTMAS - COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS
45-minute show of beloved American Christmas songs
with a pianist.
60-minute show with The Vintage Jazz Band. Classy jazz standards.
TROPICAL AFTERNOON - Exotic Evergreens
60-minute show with The Red Band. Exotic evergreens
spiced with Latin rhythms.
60-minute show of evergreens and jazz standards
with The Red Band
THE GLORY OF LOVE
60-minute show of American love songs.
Comments from the audience
"Beautiful, beautiful soprano voice"
"Your voice truly suits this vintage music perfectly"
"You should be singing on Broadway, New York"
"I have seen many shows worldwide, and your show
was better than Liza Minnelli's!"
"Would have wanted to hear more!"
"Where are you going to perform next?"
"These vintage songs are perfect for Shirley's
beautiful and expressive voice"
"Wonderful that you and the band are wearing glamorous and color-coordinated outfits"
"We were just visiting the restaurant but stayed
all night for listening your music"
"If I'd known you are playing here, I would have taken the whole family with me!"
"I really don't understand why people are composing new music when vintage songs are so wonderful"
Sept 29, 2017
Private Gala Dinner Party
Shirley Sparks & Tuomas Kauppi, piano
& The Red Band
Restaurant Pörssi, Helsinki
Nov 24, 2017
Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce
Finland 100-Year Celebration Ball
Shirley Sparks & Jonathan Gee Trio
Savoy Hotel, London
Dec 2nd, 2017
Shirley Sparks Swing Band
Steak & Whisky House Galle, Pori
Dec 10th, 2017
The Secret of Christmas
Shirley Sparks & The Red Band
Pyhä Lauri Church, Vantaa