Classy, Professional, Versatile, Entertaining: Suzanne Brooks and the innovative core musicians of The Jazz Generation-Chris Lee, Jim Wendt and Dave Peters- perform in many genres for Festivals, Corporate & Community Events, Conferences (as performer and speaker), Universities (U of PA, U of California Davis, Harrisburg Community College, CSU Pomona), Night Clubs/Restaurants, Wineries, and Weddings. They have performed in venues such as the prestigious "Taste of the Bay" at the St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, the Harlem Theater in New York, Hilton Hotel in Washington, DC and corporations such as RC Willey, Inc., Fulton Avenue Business Association, Gaffers Film Festivals in Sacramento and LA, Conventions and a variety of private parties.
Suzanne Brooks has been honored by the City of Sacramento and Metropolitan Arts Commission for "Lifetime Achievement in the Arts and Arts Advocacy. The group has appeared on local and regional commercial and cable television programs with distinction. Her vocals can be in English, Spanish, French, Latin and Hawaiian. This is also one of the only acts with such depth of repertoire with new songs arriving from contemporary composers asking to have their songs added to The Jazz Generation repertoire.
Originally from Philadelphia, PA, Brooks is the driving force of the band as singer, songwriter and bandleader, forging an East Coast sound into it which includes the "Philly Sound" in R&B and a strong Gospel background.. Additional videos and online promotion of The Jazz Generation are available.