a soulful jazz musician in
"she’s developed her keenly insightful, emotionally intelligent songwriting chops, so her long awaited follow-up Big Crazy Love marks not only the re-emergence of a great indie jazz singer, but also the coming out party for an impactful songwriter who effortlessly blends her jazz sensibilities with pop, folk, country and gospel"
No November Piano Bar!
Save the Date for December 17th!
We're breaking for November! Due to scheduling conflicts and the very very exciting PCS run of Liberace and Liza Holiday at The Mansion
(starring the delightful David Saffert and Jillian Snow Harris) we have decided to skip our Piano Bar this month. DON'T DESPAIR, however...because the AMAZING news is that we'll be heading back over the river and through the woods to celebrate the holiday season at our beloved Corkscrew Wine Bar on Sunday, December 17th!!! You will not want to miss our piano bar reunion at this sweet SE haunt.
Thursday, December 7th
Portland Lindy Society
The Courtney Freed Five plays the hot danceable swing jazz music of the 20's-50's, featuring powerhouse vocals from Courtney Freed, Bernardo Gomez on bass, Hamody Hindi on guitar, Josh Gilbert on sax/flute, and Twayn Williams on guitar.
Cover $15 | All Ages
Friday, December 8th
Come on down to Union Station and check out the magical jazz vibes at Wilf's with my sweet trio! I'll be joined by Hamody Hindi on guitar and Pat Harry on bass. We'll be playing jazzy originals, standards, re-vamped 80s tunes and more! You'll be sure to hear several songs from my album, "Big Crazy Love" and lots of surprises. Tix are $11 and seating is limited, so be sure to call for a reservation. Minimum purchase of $20 per person,
CALL FOR RESERVATIONS 503.223.0070. Or visit their website.
Saturday, December 9th
Siren Songs at The Old Church
A musical celebration of the autumn season with Portland musicians, artists, and special guests.
Spend a magical evening with acclaimed folk Americana duo Siren Songs! Original music highlighting the wonders of AUTUMN featuring stunning vocals, gorgeous harmonies & poetic lyrics, as well as your favorite folk & Americana classics with reimagined arrangements and performed on a variety of instruments including banjo, guitar, viola & dulcimer. Tix HERE.
Monday, December 11th
Swankified Christmas Sing-along with Courtney Freed
Join celebrated Portland songstress Courtney Freed as she hosts a festive, sparkly, sing-along with professional pianist David Lermen. Get in the holiday spirit with special guests and community merriment. Food, beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase, provided by 503 Uncorked. Limited tables available for purchase. All other seats are general admission (not reserved). Tickets HERE. Doors will open at 6:30pm
Tuesday, December 12th
Guitarist Hamody Hindi and I will be rocking our new duo name "Champagne and Regret" at the stunning Amaterra Winery in SW Portland. We'll provide spicy latin and playful swing jazz interpretations of Great American Songbook classics including composers Cole Porter, Harold Arlen, Duke Ellington and more, as well as catchy originals and energetic 80s and 90s covers. Delightful rhythms, lush vocal stylings, and lots of levity provide a delectable feast for the ears. You *might* want some champagne, and you certainly won't regret a fabulous night out at Amaterra with this festive duo.
Thursday, December 14th
Alberta Street Pub
I've gathered some of my favorite players to provide a festive, retro party night at the Alberta Street Pub! We'll be playing vintage hits, as well as WILD 80s and 90s covers. Featuring Hamody Hindi on guitar, Bernardo Gomez on bass, Tyson Bittrich on violin and Kelsey Leonard adding tap percussion! Come dance with us and bring your favorite party vibes! $10 and all ages!
Friday, December 15th
Maryhill Tasting Room -- SOLD OUT!
It’s the most wonderful time of Year and the Christmas Ships Parade is getting ready to set sail for the 69th year! Come join the fun at Maryhill Tasting Room in Vancouver while guitarist Hamody Hindi and I provide lovely jazz classics and holiday hits. Enjoy watching the historic Christmas Ships go by while dining and sipping wine on the beautifully redeveloped Vancouver waterfront. Reservations recommended and the music is free! Learn more at their website.