MP3 Jane Ford - POP: Piano
Wellcrafted pop songs and haunting jazz piano. The sound of great indie pop played in a smoky Paris Jazz bar.
10 MP3 Songs
POP: Piano, EASY LISTENING: Soft Rock
This album mixes beautifully crafted pop tunes with haunting blues, and some very swingy jazz.
An up and coming talent on the Toronto club scene, Jane Ford is one to watch in 2005.
"... a soulful voice." The Toronto Star
"... Joyous energy." Xtra Magzine.
This the kind of album that you''ll want to play over and over. With an elegant simplicity that makes it timeless.
Singer/songwriter Jane Ford, has come a long way since getting her start as the house piano player at a comedy club when she was just 16,playing for such people as Sandra Bernhard and Jim Carrey.
She has played clubs in New York, Toronto, and Los Angeles. Including sold out shows at The Duplex in New York and The Gardenia in L.A. and even started her own club in Toronto called "The Queen''s Bedroom" which featured performers as diverse as Jane Siberry and Ru Paul.
Jane has also written songs for movies, television and the stage. She has written the theme songs for 4 popular Canadian television series("The Broad Side," CBC Television, "Behind The Scenes," CTV/ The Comedy Network, "Listen Missy" W Network, Australia''s Comedy Network,) including one which has been seen and heard in over 40 countries and won Canada''s version of the Emmy.
Jane wrote the songs for the Off Broadway show "Out in America" which starred Daryl Hannah and Stephen Baldwin. And she wrote the songs for the play "By Your Side" at The Rivoli in Toronto, and in which she also co-starred alongside Keanu Reeves.
Jane has co-written with "Kids in the Hall" Bruce McCulloch, a song called "Brucie''s Happy World" for his 1996 television special and even had a song of hers sung by Monkee Mickey Dolenz, on the Fox TV series "Monty."
More recently two of Jane''s songs were featured in the MGM released film "I Love You, Don''t Touch Me." Performed by Marla Shaffel, who went on to star on Broadway in the title role in "Jane Eyre."
Last year, Jane wrote a series of Musicals for CBC Television called "The 30 Minute Musical."