Swing & Jazz available for hire, based in Victoria
Sarah Maclaine lives each song she sings and constantly delights audiences with her rich, velvety voice, it's beautiful tone and fantastic vocal range. If you happen upon one of her performances you feel drawn in.
She moves with ease from jazz to pop, blues to r&b, disco to Latin. You name it, she does it! Everything from the Beatles to Beyoncé, Ella Fitzgerald to Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson to Michael Bublé!
Having worked with some of Australia's finest entertainers such as Peter Cupples (Stylus), Ross Wilson (Daddy Cool/Mondo Rock), Lisa Edwards (John Farnham) and others, Sarah has had extensive experience as a session/back-up vocalist
From 1997 she was a regular guest artist on Bert Newton's Good Morning Australia, clocking up approximately eighty performances on the show.
As well as GMA, other television appearances have included the popular variety show "Hey Hey it's Saturday" (2 performances with Cupples); Denise Drysdale's "Denise" morning programme (regular appearances); The Good Friday Appeal for the 7 network (closing song during the telecast); and many commercials.
Events have included The 2006 Commonwealth Games Premiers Dinner (in 2003), The Melbourne International Jazz Festival, The Melbourne Music Festival, Ford Australia Annual Awards dinner hosted by Craig Lowndes, Sony product launches at The Marriott Hotel,Qld, and more. *(See biography highlights).
Sarah has performed/had residencies in many of Australia's top hotels and venues with her piano/vocal duo (performing acoustically and also with state of the art backing tracks), and in her band. She's been engaged to perform at many high profile corporate events.
"She's one of my favourite singers on the show. Love that voice!" Bert Newton-host of Good Morning Australia
"Sarah is a great singer. Her vocal performance is of a consistently high standard. Her work on the show (GMA) over the past 7 years has demonstrated such a fine musicality and her wonderful, unique tone." JOHN FOREMAN (Music Director, Good Morning Australia & Australian Idol)