'Joanna has the power to delight, impress and most of all- touch the soul. She has mastered every genre she puts her magnificent voice to, and brings something fresh and exciting to the jazz world.'
Michael Garrick MBE
~Meet Joanna Strand~
In her versatile career as a west end artist, Joanna recently appeared as the lead in Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, Emma in Jekyll and Hyde and Sharon Graham in Terrence McNally’s Broadway transfer of Master Class with Tyne Daly at the Vaudeville Theatre.
Her credits include Madame Giry in the West End production of Phantom of the Opera (Her Majesty’s Theatre), Dolly in Hello Dolly, Mabel in Pirates of Penzance (WLO) as well as soprano roles with Garsington Opera, Savoy Opera, Grange Park Opera, Opera Holland Park and at the Tete a Tete Opera Festival, Riverside Studios.
As an international cabaret artist, Joanna has appeared at Feinstein’s and Cafe Carlyle in New York, and numerous London venues including Pizza Express Dean Street, The Pheasantry,The Jermyn Street Theatre, Leicester Square Theatre, Jazz Cafe, London, The Barbican and The Forge Jazz Club, Union Theatre and many more...
Joanna has recently teamed up with fellow west end artist- turned jazz interpreter, Jacqueline Tate and the pair continue to present their highly successful shows in numbers venues both in the UK and internationally.
'Joanna Strand is a great emerging talent and her band are absolutely first class'.
Jeff Young, Jazz FM