A modern singer with a vintage twist...
Victoria Bass is a Vintage inspired Vocalist from the South East of England. Victoria graduated from The Academy of Contemporary Music in November 2017 with a first class honours degree in Professional Music Performance (Vocals).
With elegance and class beyond her years, Victoria mesmerises her audience with stunning visual performances and a voice not to forget. Victoria has been performing professionally at a variety of venues and occasions for ten years, and has therefore built up a strong repertoire of songs from contrasting genres dating from the 1920s through to modern day. Victoria is influenced by a range of musicians, including Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra, Amy Winehouse and Norah Jones.
Victoria will add the perfect vintage vibe to your special occasion and can perform special requests for occasions such as weddings, birthdays and private events. Victoria can also offer specific sets including 1920s - Gatsby, songs from the wartime era’s, the swinging sounds of the 40s and 50s, or pure Jazz and Swing. As well as performing retro songs, Victoria can sing modern songs in a vintage style, along with her own original songs.
Victoria generally performs at events as a soloist with her high quality backing tracks and PA System. However she is also available with piano player Andy Hartley. Together, Victoria & Andy have recently released their debut album, and music video. Their unique arrangements of songs you know and love, will be guaranteed to add the perfect musical element to your event.
Victoria works with numerous bands and musicians but regularly performs with The Jive Aces (The UK’s no.1 Jive and Swing band). Victoria has performed with them across the UK and beyond, appearing as their guest vocalist at The Chelsea Flower Show, Bestival, Jools Holland’s Boisdale of Canary Wharf, Ronnie Scotts’ and has even flown to other countries such as Bulgaria, Norway, Italy, Wales, Scotland and Ireland to perform with the band.
Victoria is also a part of the“International Pin Up Darling”, also known as, ‘The Satin Dollz’. Based in Hollywood, Paris and now London, The Satin Dollz have performed their 1920s, 40s and tikki sets all over the world. Victoria has been chosen to front the London troupe, performing most of the lead vocals, and taking on the role of ‘Vocal Captain’ due to her vocal abilities. Victoria has performed with The Satin Dollz all over London and has also been fortunate enough to perform with the Paris troupe at Elysée Monmatre.
As well as being part of The Satin Dollz, Victoria is one half of the retro-harmony duo The Dulcettes who perform vintage songs from the 1920s through to modern day. The Dulcettes also work with their 50s Rock and Roll Band, The Dreamrollers. You can find out more about The Dreamrollers and The Dulcettes at www.thedulcettes.com.