Jazz Vocalist Avery Raquel with Keyboardist Rob Reed
Friday, August 5 - 8:00pm at Jonathan's & J Bistro
Inspired by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and modern day artists like Diana Krall and Nikki Yanofsky, Avery has performed on many stages and various venues including jazz festivals like the Oakville Jazz Festival, the Brantford Jazz Festival and the South Coast Jazz Festival sharing the stage with the likes of June Garber, Rob Reed, Lou Pomanti and the Dave Restivo Trio. She’s also sung in New York City at the Metropolitan Room and the famous Birdland Jazz Club, wowing audiences with her solo jazz performances. For her debut album “Life Lessons”, Avery had the wonderful opportunity to work with jazz professionals like Joel Haynes, Mike Pelletier, Rob Fekete, and Sophia Perlman to name a few. For this performance, Avery will be accompanied by renowned keyboardist Rob Reed, who needs no introduction. He has entertained in the J Bistro at Jonathans for over 15 years, and is a weekly regular at numerous GTA venues.