Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Blue Note Napa (Coming To America Tour)
1030 Main St, Napa, CA 94559
Double MOBO Award winning YolanDa Brown is the premier female saxophonist in the UK, known for seamlessly blending jazz, reggae, and soul. She makes her eagerly anticipated Blue Note Napa debut on her “Coming to America” Tour, celebrating 10 years in music. YolanDa has toured with Diana Krall, The Temptations, Billy Ocean, and collaborated with artists such as Snarky Puppy’s Bill Laurance, Reggae Legend Bob Marley’s son Julian, Trumpeter Keyon Harrold, Grammy Winner Jon Cleary and the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. She is a broadcaster - working on TV and Radio and has interviewed musicians such as Gregory Porter for Channel 5 and Avery Sunshine for British Airways. Brown was recently awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by the University of East London and also invited to meet the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace. She has played to Presidents and Heads of States and is a celebrity ambassador for the charities; Prince’s Trust, Children and the Arts, as well as Chair of Youth Music. With her new album “Love Politics War” topping the Jazz charts, she is a real renaissance woman set to reach new heights. Join YolanDa Brown for a fantastic evening of sunshine music on her “Coming to America" Tour.