Donna Jones

Sunday, June 16, 2024

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TICKETS $20 Scheduled to Appear: Joshua Hegg-Keys, Paul Stewart-Bass, Kirk Kalbfleisch-Drums Donna Jones is known for unique sultry and soulful renditions of jazz classics, new jazz tunes, and some powerful blues. Donna is a Portland native whose singing roots began at a young age in gospel church choirs. She stretched her vocal and performing skills in several local musical theater productions such as 'The Wiz" with Stumptown Stages and "Who I Am Celebrating Me" with World Stage Theater. She is an avid supporter of the local music scene in Portland. She is now living her dream as the lead vocalist of her self-named band. Donna brings vocal talent to audiences across the Pacific Northwest accompanied by: Joshua Hegg (keys), Paul Stewart (bass), Madison DeSantis (Drums). Donna has performed with various local artis and at the following events and venues: Amy Winehouse Tribute (with Davi Music), Tom Waits Tribute, Bre Gregg and Red Bird, Alberta Street Pub (residency since October 2022), Havalina (w/ Paul K. Ward), Jack London Revue, Wilfs, Artichoke Music, Studio One Theater, Lakewood Theater, Rose city Fair, Portland Parks concert series, and participated in Ron Steen's Jams sessions at Wilfs and 1905. “Jones brings plenty of personality to her original songs, as well as renditions of standards like “Black Coffee’, “At Last”, and “Stormy Monday.” Andrew Jankowski ~ Willamette Week "Donna Jones (Donna Jones Music PDX), whom I've had the honor and pleasure of working with for a few years now. What a joyful sound she makes, and her regular crowd at Alberta Street Pub defines what it means to be big-hearted, music-loving, community-lifting souls. ~ Paul K. Ward