Jean289
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Saxophone, Harmonica.

ABOUT

Jean started playing, country bass in 1986 and then co-founded a band in 1988, playing delta swing and southern blues in and around the New Orleans area.
She has performed in many of the Gulf coast casinos and for Mardi Gras crowds of 100's of thousands in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast.

Recently Jean was a member of the "SmoothToo Band" in Atlanta playing BLUES,NEW ORLEANS SWING JAZZ,CLASSIC ROCK,and originals. Jean moved to Virginia and was a member of a 5 piece blues group in Roanoke Va playing under the name of "Henry Street Blues " Jean is now playing original Americana music. The new group is called "FLYING DOVES" with Robert McNabb singing and rythym guitar,Dave Fason on Lead Guitar/DoBro Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar ,Sam on the violin , Lake
on the hand drum, Jean on Bass Guitar.
Playing a Hofner classic Beatle Bass she has a Fender(Fretless) Jazz Bass, also a Carolina Acoustic Bass. Jean also plays a Korg N5EX synthesizer, an 88 key Yamaha electric piano and the Fender 6 string guitar on videos that can be seen on youtube .

Screen name:
Jean289
Member since:
Apr 03 2011
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Lynard Skynard, Stevie Ray Von, Atlanta Rhythm Section,Elvis,Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raite,Herb Alpert,BlueOysterCult, BB King,John Prine,Townes VanZandt

EQUIPMENT

PA system with powered speakers, LIGHTS , TRAILER, BASS CABINETS, GUITAR CABINETS, KEY BOARDS, REHEARSAL SPACE

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Robert McNabb and the Flying Doves perform an all original show at 8pm Friday, March 13 at Dogtown Roadhouse in beautiful down town Floyd VA.