Dan Chambers

Dan Chambers

By mixing Standards with contemporary covers as well as writing original material, Clare Teal totally stole the thunder from her much applauded label mate Stacey Kent, with…
Clare Teal is first recording artist to take out individual TV advertising space on Music Choice.

Clare Teal, the stunning jazz vocalist signed to Candid Records, is the first individual artist to take out advertising space on Music Choice’s Jazz channel.

"I couldn’t believe that no one had done it before, it makes perfect sense to advertise in an environment that has exactly the audience I am trying to reach and it is such good value compared to conventional TV advertising rat …

Clare Teal, the rising star of UK jazz vocal, who recently hit the headlines with a ground-breaking TV advertising campaign with digital broadcaster Music Choice, has achieved another first. At very short notice, and probably due to the huge ammount of attention she has been attracting in the UK over the last few weeks, Clare was asked to do an interview and play a track live on air for BBC Radio London. She is the first jazz performer to be featured on the primetime Lisa Ianson show. She and Li …
The UK's hottest jazz singer Clare Teal was said to be "totally stunned" when she was told that all copies of her very first album "Nice Work" had sold out on the first day that she launched her website. www.clareteal.co.uk

Teal, who released her debut album "That's The Way It Is" for Candid Records last year, said:

"Nice Work" was an album I did ages ago, before I got signed to Candid. It didn't do very well at the time and so I just threw the boxes of CDs we had left into a cupboard. M …

Clare Teal, one of the UK's most touted jazz singers, proved her popularity by selling out a charity concert at Bath University on Saturday night. Promoters feared that the concert would not make the required amount of money to cover costs and help towards the funding of an under 12's rugby tour of Ireland.

"It was fantastic that big artists like Clare and (BBC jazz musician of the year) Alan Barnes offered their services, until they joined us we were not sure that the concert would get much …

Rumors are spreading around the UK jazz circuit that two of the hottest jazz vocalist have teamed up together and recorded a duet. Ian Shaw, signed to Milestone Records and already one of the most respected male vocalists to come out of the UK, is said to have been "delighted" to be asked to appear on a forthcoming release by Clare Teal, One of the UK's most talked about new voices. Details are sketchy at the moment, but the word is Clare has written a song especially for Ian and it will appear …
Hotly touted as one of the leading vocalists in the UK, Yorkshire born Clare Teal was hardly out of the press last year and now it seems she is back with a vengeance. A contact close to her record label Candid has confirmed that she will be releasing a second album for them in October. The album "Orsino's Songs" was originally scheduled to be released at the beginning of September, but has slipped back slightly while Teal has been in talks with Candid about the launch of her own Management and P …
Clare Teal has taken the UK jazz scene by surprise by being one of the very few artists to be honored by a triple track play on The Michael Parkinson Sunday Supplement radio show. The notoriously choosy presenter announced that he would be playing three tracks from her new album "Orsino's Songs" next week after raving about her version of "Mountain Greenery" that he had just aired. This amount of coverage is very rare and highly sought after by artists in the UK as Michael Parkinson and fellow B …