Jessy J

Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Jessy J

From the moment Jessy J hit the stage in Fresno, California for the first time as a member of super producer/guitarist Paul Brown's live band on Valentine's Day 2006, the love between the 20-something-year-old saxophonist/vocalist and contemporary jazz fans has been flowing nonstop. The growing buzz led to her first major show at the Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival later that year, and in 2007, as part of the event's 20th anniversary, she became one of the only artists to ever headline shows on all three weekends. Now she is taking it to the next level, stepping out under the Tequila Moon on her multi-faceted, Brown-produced Peak Records debut that brings to the genre a fresh and inspired energy with vibrant exotic twists....
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”As I listen to TEQUILA MOON, I wonder if this is how I'd have felt on a first listen to, say, Boney James, or Dave Koz, or Grover Washington, Jr., and I'm thinking, “yes” because she's that good! This is one of those cases where you just know… from the music and delivery to her personal drive and dedication to excellence… there is absolutely no stopping this empowered performer. Join us in watching her Smooth Jazz star rise to the absolute top! “ -Smooth

“Multi-talented...break through...dazzilng...special! “ -Urban Music Scene

“ (Jessy) shows off an individual voice and a gift for melodic improvisation...” -All Music Guide

“Excellent...strong...pleasant...gifted” -Billboard Music

“Sax Sensation!” ”the Jessy J sound is what will end up getting you. She soulfully caresses a supremely beautiful tone and feeling out of her instrument, whether it's her tenor, soprano, flute or voice...” -Smooth

“This CD has a hot, exotic, latin feel to it & also provides us an in depth look into the talents of Ms. J!” ”…the project goes after an appreciation for Latin Jazz music & great smooth grooves...” ”Sexy & Sensual” -Urban Music Scene

“Jazz Sensibilities…Stand Out…” - Jazz Times Magazine

“Sexy….Soulful…Irresistible…Incredible” - Smooth Jazz monthly

“Up-Coming Female Sax Star” -Smooth Jazz Vibes

“Delightful…top notch...” -Smooth Jazz vibes

“Fresh…Sexy…Up- Start” -Peak records

“Terrific...” -Paul Brown

Jessy J, Tequila Moon (Peak Records, 2008)
Jess J, Jessy J (Self Produced, 2007)

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