Cool Jazz & Hot Soul with Farnell Newton & Ashley Jayy
116 NE Russell
Portland, OR, 97212
Doors 8:30 PM / Show 9:00 PM
This event is 21 and over
Trumpeter Farnell Newton is one of the most versatile musicians & educators in the Northwest, playing straight ahead jazz, funk, Latin music, soul, hip hop, and more. In the last year, Newton has finish his first tour with 3 time Grammy Winner & Award Winning Actress Jill Scott. Newton has also performed with Darrell Grant, Brian Blade, Bootsy Collins, Stevie Wonder, Cee-Lo Green, Eric Benet, and George Duke, among others.
Ashley Jayy is a singer with a background in gospel and r&b with a twist of jazz. You can regularly find her with Prince and the New Power Generation singer Liv Warfield or floating on top of be-bop melodies with saxophonist Mike Phillips. Ashley Jayy is in the midst of completing her first solo recording which will be the buzz of the Northwest, Portland and around the globe.