Steph Johnson visits Studio Live Thursday, Feb. 16,. The performance starts at 7:30 p.m. with tickets $17 in advance and $20 the day of the show.
2011 San Diego Music Awards Best Jazz Artist nominee and winner of the 2010 San Diego Music Award for Best Jazz Album, winner of the inaugural SD Magazine Songwriting Competition - vocalist and guitarist Steph Johnson is that rare panoramic talent that captures your attention from the first note. Her blend of Soul, Jazz, Funk, and Blues has been featured on KPRI FM and KSDS Jazz 88, with numerous television appearances on KUSI, FOX 5 and San Diego 6's "San Diego Living."
She has opened shows for music legends like Stanley Clarke, Poncho Sanchez and Maceo Parker, backed up Cuba Gooding Sr., and worked with a number of Grammy Award- winning artists. In addition to her touring schedule, Steph enjoys a residency at Croce's Jazz Bar in Downtown's Gaslamp Quarter where her dynamic trio featuring Leo Dombecki on keyboards and Jesse Charnow on drums, has received rave reviews.
Leo Dombecki has been Steph Johnson's keyboard accompanist since 2004, recording on her debut album "Genesee Avenue", and collaborating with Steph and co-producing her award-winning "Mysterious Feminine" album.Jesse Charnow has been a performing as a professional drummer since the age of 13.
In addition to recording and touring with singer/songwriter Steph Johnson, he has remained involved in various recording projects, live performance and education.
For more information please contact the Sedona Performers Guild/Studio Live at (928)282-0549. Tickets are available online at www.studiolivesedona.com, at the Studio Live box office located at 215 Coffeepot Drive in West Sedona or at Golden Word Books and Music located at 1575 W. 89A in West Sedona.
The Sedona Performer Guild is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to advancing the Performing Arts thru Education, Live Performance and Artist Support. Studio Live is a tool for the SPG to reach audiences and showcase their craft.
For videos, music and more, please visit: www.stephjohnsonband.com.