Piano: Nick Lamb
Trumpet: Aaron Janik
Guitar: Russ Gelman-Sheehan
Malachi Whitson: Drums
Vocals: Jhoard & Ashley Levin
Nick Lamb is a pianist, keyboardist, and producer from Berkeley, California. A recipient of 10 Downbeat Awards, Nick has performed in eight countries, at venues including the North Sea, Montreaux, Monterey and Umbria Jazz Festivals. Lamb has studied with outstanding musicians including Fred Hersch, Benny Green, Susan Muscarella, Peter Horvath, Martin Bejerano, and Shelly Berg. He is currently based in Nashville, Tenessee and is working prominently as a sideman and producer in Miami as well.
2x Grammy winning J. Hoard was featured as singer and songwriter on the Grammy Award winning “Coloring Book” featuring Chance the Rapper. J Hoard is also a lead vocalist for indie alternative group Annie Wise & Sonnymoon which just finished a European tour. He has shared bills and stages with Bilal, The Stepkids, Kimbra, Meshell Ndegeocello and Pharoahe Monch.
Ashley Levin is a pop and R&B singer-songwriter. She began performing in musicals in elementary school and attended a fine arts middle and high school. As a senior in high school, she was chosen to perform in the GRAMMY Foundation Jazz Choir and had the opportunity to sing at the GRAMMY Awards with artists like Chick Corea, Joe Locarno, and Esperanza Spalding. At the University of Miami, Ashley studied both music business and Jazz Vocal Performance, while also honing her songwriting craft in many original music ensembles. After graduating, she moved to Nashville for a music career, and soon after auditioned for season 12 of The Voice. On the show, which premiered in Feb. 2017, Ashley chose Blake Shelton as her coach but was then stolen by Alicia Keys in the Battle Rounds. Ashley progressed very far throughout the show, making it all the way to the Live Rounds. Since then, Ashley has continued to perform and write all over the U.S. with countless big names in the music industry, including Vince Gil, Bonnie Bramlett, Brent Mason, David Kent, Paul Franklin, Charlie McCoy, Gretchen Parlato, and many more.