JAZZ queen Clare Teal, who grew up in Kildwick, will perform her latest show at Victoria Hall in Settle on April 12.

Radio 2 presenter Clare and her trio of musicians will present Swing’s The Thing which promises “upbeat and uplifting” popular music from the golden age of song.

A spokesman said: “As the hotbed of Teal creativity, Clare’s concerts with her Trio are constantly evolving and renowned across the country for their fabulous arrangements interspersed with Clare’s warm and witty storytelling.

“Clare and her excellent musicians effortlessly traverse a rich landscape of timeless and sparkling material, with standards from the grand masters of the Great American Song Book – Cole Porter & Rodgers & Hart to witty and urbane song stylists of the 50s and 60s Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh & Dave Brubeck.

“With her encyclopaedic knowledge of jazz, swing and big band music, and her innate warmth and wit, Clare is a sought-after singer throughout the country.

Call 01729 825718 or visit settlevictoriahall.org.uk to book tickets.