The Hollywood Songbook
Claire Martin, Rob Rinder, Rob Barron (Piano), Jeremy Brown (Bass)
Chair: Rob Barron (piano) and Jeremy Brown (bass), Compered by Rob Rinder
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Cole Porter, the only non-Jew in a line-up of songwriters boasting the Gershwin brothers, Jerome Kern, Alan Lerner and Leonard Bernstein, to name but a few, claimed to have discovered the secret of creating hit songs: ‘I’ll write Jewish tunes.’ Presented by Rob ‘Judge’ Rinder, acclaimed singer Claire Martin, accompanied on piano and bass, performs some of Hollywood’s greatest hits.
Sponsored by Jacqueline and Michael Gee
Claire Martin OBE has, to worldwide critical acclaim, established herself as a leading artist on the UK jazz scene, gaining many awards – including winning the British Jazz Awards eight times.
Robert Rinder is a professional barrister, who gained a First Class Honours degree at the University of Manchester in Politics & Modern History. He went onto specialise in international fraud, money laundering and other forms of financial crime. Robert is best known for his ITV1 British reality court show Judge Rinder, which sees real life cases adjudicated over in a studio courtroom. He also presents Judge Rinder's Crime Stories which is now in its third series and lifts the lid on some of Britain's worst ever crimes. In 2017, Robert also re-launched Crown Court on ITV1, newly named Judge Rinder's Crown Court after a 30-year hiatus. Rob also released his own book Rinder Rules in 2014 which successfully highlights a simple guide to making the law work for you - whoever you are! He is a columnist for The Sun and the London Evening Standard. In 2019 Rob began hosting the new Channel 4 show The Rob Rinder Verdict.