Nette began a musical collaboration with the legendary Michael Garrick MBE in 2009. She performed and recorded his songs – many of which he wrote specifically for her – at Ronnie Scott’s, Pizza Express Jazz Club amongst others. Their first album, Remembered Time (2010), received great response including a 4 star review in MOJO Magazine.
Nette was the vocalist/narrator for the BBC Radio 3’s live broadcast of Michael Garrick’s Peter Pan Suite which was aired on Christmas day 2011. Nette also taught on Michael’s renowned Jazz Academy courses.
Nette has a growing reputation as a creative arranger. She has performed her big band charts with various bands including the NYJO. She also writes for her own group The Little Big Band which celebrates the music of big band legends.
“a very fine singer, very accurate, very emotional.” (BBC Radio 3, Jazz Library)
“a singer of real promise” (Jazzwise)
“When she sings she swings, with velvety voice and impeccable jazz timing” (Jazz Journal)