Wendy is a professional vocalist and recording artist who has been delivering smart and arresting performances to the southeast for over 15 years.
She consistently receives accolades for her energetic and distinctive jazz performances. As a musician, she has appeared on stages from Chicago to Tokyo and performed with artists such as NEA Jazz Master Jamey Aebersold, legendary jazz guitarist Howard Alden, Crystal Gale, and has sung back up for the alternative hip hop group Deltron 3030.
In addition to singing with her quartet, Wendy is also the featured vocalist with the Asheville Jazz Orchestra, and the Page Brothers Gypsy Jazz Quartet.
She recently recorded a project with Richard Shulman featuring his original music. Look for the release coming in 2018!
Richard Shulman creates music that is intended to be a positive influence for himself, his audiences, and society. Bringing beauty into the world is his passion, and the expression of inspiration among those he works with provides a fertile field for creativity.
Trained in the classical field, Richard first worked as a rock musician and then a jazz pianist. He has performed at Carnegie Hall, Art Park, the United Nations, the Kool Jazz Festival, The Amenia Peace Festival and a wide variety of other venues throughout North America and in Europe. He has composed music for orchestra and jazz quartet, and has performed on more than a dozen
albums by others.