Hello everyone, I hope you are all doing extremely well!
For those who know me, I am a musician who unusually not so great at updating my blog. For those of you who don’t, I’m Daphne. Over the past couple of years, I have let my website collect a bit of dust and the updates have been few and far between but all this is about to change. As you can see from the title, I’m back and really excited about what the future holds.
As well as having a number of music projects of my own on the go, I have…
Say hello to the new band Midtown 616. Although we are in the very early stages of setting the band up, we are very excited about all of the new possibilities. The band will feature three horn players including myself. Rosshan Monroe will be Tenor Saxophone, Jeremy Wall on Trombone and I will be on Alto Saxophone. We plan on playing a variety of music. Stay tuned!
I will be sending out an event update soon with all of the details.
Bourne of Ash also rocked the show at the Jaxx!!! We had a great reception, and definately looking for more opportunities to play some shows. New music is also being recorded.
Also, the best part of tonight was opening up for the only Bobby Parker. If your asking who? Take a look at this clip from the Ed Sullivan Show where he is performing with Bo…Read more
In addition, I have just started to play with Gustavo and the Universe. A Salsa band based out of D.C. Get ready to Dance.
I also have some upcoming shows with Silky Dave at the Blue Banana and Bobby Lews. Start marking you calender. . .…Read more
It was lots of fun to see some old friends like Jack and Dave. I had a lovely time jamming and met some talented musicians like Andres. I did miss however the company of Wilsen Rivera (Bass Player from Bourne of Ash).
Thank you to Jeremy for everything on my B_DAY weekend! The Shakespeare play was great!
Now the fun is over, need to start on some side projects!!!…Read more
There is alot going on!!! Bourne of Ash just finished another photo shoot, our cd will be released this month. I booked another couple gigs with Doug Parks and Less Than Local is currently recording.
It's been a busy busy time. Details on the new BOA cd will be up soon!.
BUT the best is yet to come. Today, there is practice and a Bourne of Ash photo shoot at an undisclosed location (If you are familiar with the Band, you have probably figured out that it's somewhere in Fredericksburg, VA). Natalie Jewell is the band's promotional photographer. You can check out her blog about one…Read more