Cobby – San Diego

Hometown

Naples, FL

 

“She is determined to write and perform, and anyone who hears her won’t question her decision…”

Harriet Heithaus, Naples Daily News, USA Today Network (Naples chanteuse finds her future in past music)

“Cobby Brzeski has an amazing youthful energy for someone so conversant with the tradition of jazz. Her distinctive and attractive voice, bebop-influenced flute playing, and unaffected songwriting gives the jazz world a jolt of fun that it desperately needs!”

David Thorne Scott, Vocal Professor at Berklee College of Music (www.davidthornescott.com)

 

Video

 Behind The Headlines – Naples Daily News, USA Today Network

Sweet Pea – Live at Nick & G’s (Rancho Santa Fe)

I’ve Got Rhythm – Live sponsored by Louis Pettinelli Entertainment

Dream a Little Dream of Me – Cobby Feat. The Garden of Joy

 

Bio

Cobby Brzeski is a multi-genre, multi-instrumental musical artist and songwriter originally from Naples, Florida, and is now based in San Diego, CA. Cobby’s firm grasp of harmony, playful melody writing, and charming voice has created new fresh new environment for jazz to shine once again. While mainly focused on Jazz in the Swing Idiom, Cobby’s is equally versed in a wide variety of musical genres ranging from Indie-Acoustic, R&B, Pop, etc.. Described as a vintage girl in a modern world, Cobby’s music possesses a natural gift for sensitive, relatable storytelling and is a blend of influences from Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Helen Forrest, The Andrew Sisters and others, twisted with modern influences like Jason Mraz, Cyrille Aimee, and Post Modern Jukebox. Cobby has performed her music all over the East Coast, California and has been gaining recognition as an emerging jazz artist.

 

Cobby began her musical studies at the age of 5, originally choosing the violin as her main instrument and was a student of the Suzuki method, having learned to sing and play everything by ear up to the age of 10. Upon entering middle school Cobby fell in love with the flute, dropping the violin in later years to pursue her passion with the flute. At 13, Cobby received her sister’s old guitar, in which she taught herself to play and began to write songs. At 17, Cobby won first place in the Naples Youth Philharmonic Concerto Competition and was chosen to play Cecile Chaminade’s Concertino with The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra.

 

Cobby graduated from high school In 2012 and was accepted into The Berklee College of Music in Boston, but deferred to study at The Interlochen Arts Academy for the high school post-graduate program. There she studied flute, voice, and jazz, pushing herself to learn as much as she could. In 2013, Cobby was admitted into The Berklee College of Music on scholarship where she immersed herself in songwriting, production, vocal jazz ensembles as well as many different genres, and was very active musically. Cobby refined herself as a jazz vocalist, flutist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter, studying with teachers such as Matt Marvuglio, Jeff Harrington, Karen Carr, David Thorne Scott, Kenny Werner, Stan Strickland, Pat Pattison, and others. Cobby released her first EP, titled Bring On The Swing, in 2017 and hosted her EP Release Concert in Daniels Pavilion at The Naples Artis.

 

After graduating magna cum laude in 2018 from the Berklee College of Music, Cobby has been performing seasonally in Naples and Boston, while establishing her home in San Diego. She now has a residency singing every Thursday night at Nick & G’s in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. Cobby is currently working on her new album which will be released by May of 2020. Cobby regularly performs between Massachusetts, Florida, and California.

Recent Press

Naples chanteuse finds her future in past music
Voyage LA: Meet Cobby Brzeski

Social Media

Facebook: @cobbymusic

Instagram: @cobbymusic

YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCH6h5N_VyPeEAFeHiaw1ksA

soundcloud: www.soundcloud.com/cobbymusic

Apple: itunes.apple.com/us/album/bring-on-the-swing-ep/1270370151

Spotify: open.spotify.com/album/0SBWmJWzBzpXaKsyeOFnSG

Amazon: amazon.com/Bring-Swing-Cobby/dp/B074Q4W1QM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1544996303&sr=8-1&keywords=bring+on+swing+cobby

 

Website

www.cobbymusic.com

 

Contact

andrew@bardicmanagement.com

Heather Nation – San Diego

Hometown

San Diego, CA

“Unafraid to put her voice profoundly at the fore and to let the beauty of each melodic moment linger, she stirs and soars in wordless interludes and haunted verses. A patient songwriter capable of great dynamic range, profound of talent, and poetically forcible, the truth has its day in every cut of Heather’s catalogue.”

– Nicholas England

Videos

Selene – Heather Nation

 Heather Nation LIVE at The House of Blues in San Diego

Let You Go – Heather Nation

Biography

Heather Nation is a vocal and guitar powerhouse, a sonic landscape painter, and thrives off of inspiring people with her music. Heather’s sound bares resemblance to the classics while being timeless, original, and refreshing. She credits musicians that break barriers as her inspiration for songwriting, such as Bjork, Jeff Buckley, Nina Simone, and Joni Mitchell.  Heather draws inspiration from Nels Cline, Roger Waters, Jimmy Page, and Brian May for their abilities on guitar. In addition to her love for music, Heather also enjoys cooking and teaching guitar.

 

She was born and raised in Southern California. She has been singing and performing since she was six years old. She started writing her own music and singing in bands in high school. By age 19, she was performing regularly and touring as a solo musician.

 

She released her first album, Sirens in 2015 which debuted popular tracks such as Supernova and Sara. Heather released her next EP, Live at Miracosta College Concert Hall in 2017. Two years later, she released a single, Cover Me, and was featured on the single, Walking Disaster by Sam Onzo. In 2020, Heather released her EP, Condition and her newest single, Selene dropped in December 2020. Heather opened for Blues Traveler in 2019 at the House of Blues in San Diego.

 

Recent Press

Meet Heather Nation – San Diego Voyager

Billboard Heatseekers – San Diego Reader

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