Wednesday, July 12th
About Bria Skonberg
Canadian singer, trumpeter, and songwriter Bria Skonberg is described by The Wall Street Journal as one of the "most versatile and imposing musicians of her generation." Recognized as one of "25 for the Future" by DownBeat magazine (Summer 2016), Skonberg was newly signed to Sony Music Masterworks' OKeh Records, and released her debut LP simply titled BRIA, on September 23, 2016.
Noted as a Millennial "Shaking Up the Jazz World," according to Vanity Fair, Skonberg is a self-described "small-town girl" from Chilliwack, British Columbia. Bria has performed at over 100 festivals worldwide. She is the co-founder of the New York Hot jazz Camp and New YorkHot Jazz Festival. Further accolades include Best Vocal and Best Trumpet awards from Hot House Jazz Magazine (2014-15)
Official Website: Bria Skonberg