Laura Camara and the Jake Reed Trio perform jazz standards, jazz arrangements, and jazz originals for a wide range of events. Dynamic shows and programs are available for concerts and festivals, or the group can tailor a program for your event. Please contact Jacob Reed for inquiries and bookings.
Shades of Ellington - Vocalist Laura Camara and The Jake Reed Trio perform songs from Duke Ellington’s catalogue, exploring the emotional range of America's most prolific composer. The program features some of Duke Ellington's most beloved works including selections from his early recordings, popular standards, sacred concerts, and some never before heard arrangements.
Sarah Vaughan - The Divine One is a special homage to one of the greatest voices of American Music. This show features some of the most loved songs from her long career including "Nice Work if you can get it," "Polkadots and Moonbeams," "Doodlin'," "Shulie A Bop," "East of the Sun," and more.
The Songs of Laurel Canyon - Laurel Canyon is the mountainous area in West Los Angeles where some of the most iconic music of the 1960's and 1970's was born. During the golden years from 1967-1972 a number of America's most beloved songwriters lived, played, and collaborated together to produce music that would define a generation. Laura Camara and friends perform original jazz arrangements of a few famous canyon residents: The Mamas & the Papas, Joni Mitchell, CSNY, James Taylor, and Carol King.
Critically acclaimed saxophonist Pete Mills and vocalist Laura Camara team up to present the kings and queens of Bossa Nova. Lose yourself to the dulcet tones of Mills' rich tenor sax and Camara's astoundingly versatile and colorful voice as they perform the music of Joao and Astrud Gilberto, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Stan Getz, Maria Toledo and Luiz Bonfa.
The Jake Reed Trio performs standards from the American Songbook and original works. The trio of piano, bass, and drums can enhance the atmosphere of any event and bring joy to your next celebration.