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Bria Skonberg from Canada British Columbia

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At age 25, jazz trumpeter and vocalist Bria Skonberg has been performing on stage for over 20 years. Originally from Chilliwack, she now resides in Vancouver, BC, where she has completed a Degree in Jazz Performance from Capilano University.  Since getting into jazz ten years ago she has been featured as a bandleader and guest artist all over North America, Europe, China and Japan. In July of 2009 she was one of four performers in a Young Artists’ Showcase at the Jazz a Juan Festival in Antibes, France.  She has been the recipient of the CBC Jazz Award of Merit (2006), and the Kobe Jazz Street Friendship Award in 2007. Early in 2008 she was a guest on Riverwalk Jazz with the Jim Cullum Jazz Band, and is often a featured performer with Canadian Icon Dal Richards in Vancouver. She is an active advocate for young musicians, working as a teacher/alumni at the Sacramento Jazz Camp and Camp Heebie Jeebies in Port Angeles, as well as programming, narrating and performing educational school shows for students ranging from Kingergarten to College.  Intent on giving back, she is also a 

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RadioIndy Presents-- Bria Skonberg: Fresh
POSTED BY: radioindy POSTED ON: 12 Aug 2009 06:20 PM

Bria Skonberg: Fresh
25 year old International award winning jazz trumpeter and vocalist presents fresh big band arrangements, mainstream hits, and funky originals.
Genre: Jazz: Big Band, Release Date: 2009

"Fresh" Reviewed by RadioIndy.com!
POSTED BY: momof5pacs POSTED ON: 26 Aug 2009 03:39 PM

You will be dazzled by the vocal talent of Bria Skonberg and her debut album, “Fresh,” that is brimming with Jazz favorites, mainstream hits, and a few stunning originals. Skonberg reveals her fantastic and entertaining vocals with sheer articulation and projection. Not only is Skonberg an outstanding vocalist but she also impresses the listener with her talents on the trumpet. As the stunning syncopated rhythm of the piano kicks off the beat on “Beau Dirk,” the horns drive the melody home with intense precision and clarity. With Jazz panache and backed by a big band sound, the pop hit “Lovefool,” hits the mark of this modern tune with style and grace. Take a trip down memory lane with “Why Do Fools Fall In Love” as this classic favorite of the ‘50’s gleams with doo **** tonality. Funky beats and big, bright horns engages “Come On-A My House” which drives the upbeat and entertaining lyrics The superb CD, “Fresh,” is a must have addition to your Jazz collection as its catchy and superbly mixed with artistic arrangements which are driven by Skonberg’s effervescent Jazzy vocals.

-Diane and the RadioIndy.com Reviewer Team
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Featured Single
POSTED BY: momof5pacs POSTED ON: 17 Nov 2009 06:38 PM

Band Name: Bria Skonberg
Featured Single: Lovefool
Album: Fresh
Genre: Jazz/Pop


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