The Libertine Belles CD Release with The Jenny Finn Orchestra!

The Libertine Belles

The Libertine Belles are a femme-fatale jazz trio based in Portland Oregon, who are fresh on the scene and ready to lure you in! Set lists include old-timey swing music, originals, and unexpected twists on newer favorites. Their specialty is tight vocal harmonies and slammin' uke (Dee Settlemier of the hot-jazz band the Midnight Serenaders), trashcan bass (Emily Hetrick of the Ukeladies PDX), and washboard stylings (Teresa Boyd of Saloon Ensemble and Ukeladies PDX)....along with killer-diller horn accompaniment by Jason Wells (Trashcan Joe, Saloon Ensemble). With saucy originals, rare and raunchy tunes, and sweet ol' standards, there is always something for everyone!

The Jenny Finn Orchestra

The Jenny Finn Orchestra hails from the soggy burg of Portland, Oregon. When Ain't Misbehavin', the band plays vintage swing jazz of the 1920's-1940's in string orchestra format. Conductor Twayn Williams leads the band on guitar with driving Gypsy Swing rhythms. Hank Hadeed brings his bebop, jazz and blues influence to the mix, adding color and finger-burning solos. We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye to talented and classically trained Megan Moran on violin, who has temporarily relocated to Boston, but she'll be back before we know it. In the meantime, it's just Too Darn Hot when we invite other local talents to complete the sextet. The icing on this tasty cake is the vocal performances of Carrie Baldwin-Sayre and Janet Lindsley. Doctor-in-the-house Carrie fronts the band with extensive experience in theater and dance. She brings double the fun - she can sing and sew up our wounds when needed. Operatically trained and accordion-slinging Janet sings and adds sweet and spooky vocal harmonies. Well over Five Foot Two with eyes of blue is James "J'attendrai" Delaney, rounding out the sound on the upright bass. This sextet swings Night and Day in venues in Portland and beyond.



Join us for the release of the lovely ladies' first full-length CD!

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The Libertine Belles CD Release with The Jenny Finn Orchestra!

Friday, October 4 · Doors 8:45 PM / Show 9:00 PM at The Secret Society