Saxophonist,vocalist, and songwriter Paula Atherton has shared the stage with such contemporary jazz notables as The Rippingtons, Nick Colionne, Chuck Loeb, Cindy Bradley, Brian Simpson, Althea Renee, Four80East, David Sanborn, Bob James, Marc Antoine, Hiroshima, Gerald Albright and Chieli Minucci.
Paula has also worked in the traditional jazz field; one of the notable performances being a week long engagement at the Blue Note NYC with pianist and jazz legend, Hank Jones. . Paula also performed with Grammy award winning singer Dee Dee Bridgewater at the Annenberg Theater, for the Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival.
Atherton has enjoyed 5 Billboard Top 30 charting singles ( prior to her #1 May 2020 hit “Can You Feel It”), being, “Sassy Strut,” “Herbie,” “Between You & Me,” (from “Ear Candy”), “My Song For You,” and “Into the Night.” Atherton was also featured on Cindy Bradleys’ single, “Girl Talk,” which hit #2 on Billboard.
The TEG International Jazz Fest Presented by SpiritBank! takes place Saturday October 24th, 6:00-8:00 pm. This incredible festival is free, will be virtual for the first time, and will be shown on our website http://www.internationaljazzfest.com as well as the Taylor Entertainment Group LLC Facebook Page on Facebook Live!
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