“The shining hope of hot jazz.” – The New York Times
Sizzling jazz trumpeter, vocalist and songwriter Bria Skonberg has been hailed as one of the most versatile and imposing musicians of her generation. Recognized as one of 25 for the Future by DownBeat Magazine, Skonberg has become a musical force all her own with her bold, virtuoso horn melodies and smoky vocals.
A recipient of the distinguished Jazz at Lincoln Center Swing Award, Skonberg’s debut album landed on the Top 5 Billboard jazz charts. Her inventive cover of Leonard Cohen’s “Dance Me to the End of Love” garnered over 1.3 million streams online.
Touring worldwide, Skonberg has performed at leading festivals and venues such as Madison Square Garden, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, the Newport Jazz Festival, and even the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver.
Enjoy this rare opportunity to experience an internationally recognized artist performing an electrifying and adventurous concoction of both classic and new musical stylings, spanning energizing jazz pieces to classic rock and contemporary pop.