Biography, Awards, Interviews/Reviews, Venues, Clients and other important details about Ava Lemert, the Singing Saxstress

Ava Lemert – Press Kit ava@avalemert.com | 916.606.3384 | AvaLemert.com About Ava Lemert The Singing Saxstress™ is a unique talent for your unique event! With a broad range of music, her magnificent voice and smooth saxophone, Ava Lemert has won awards & will win your guests' hearts with her exceptional performance. Wireless sound system or a Capella for any setting or audience! From a winery to an anniversary gathering, Ava has garnered praise and ardent fans from her warm, exhilarating performances. She's graced the historic Avalon Ballroom stage on Catalina Island for the 2012 JazzTrax Festival, her recordings feature international talent and she herself has headlined the world-famous contemporary jazz lounge at Spaghettini in Seal Beach. All this besides the many nominations and hundreds of private performances for just about every stripe of audience in the Sacramento region. Ava has both sang and played on her saxophone, the National Anthem for the Rivercats (several times, plus "God Bless America" for the 7th inning stretch), as well as for several State organizations, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Light the Night Walk, Man and Woman of the Year, as well as for the Kings. She's been a special musical guest on Insight on Capitol Public Radio, on Good Day Sacramento Weekend Edition and Sacramento and Company. PAGE 1
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Ava Lemert – Press Kit ava@avalemert.com | 916.606.3384 | AvaLemert.com Ava's Achievements & Accolades: − 2015: Voting Member, the GRAMMY Awards (The Recording Academy, San Francisco) − 2015: Full Member, Alliance for Women Film Composers − 2015: Top 10 A-List - Best Local Bands (314 entries) of Greater Sacramento − 2015: Full member of Association For Wedding Professionals International - Sacramento − 2015: Three SAMMY Award Nominations – Best Jazz Artist, Performer, R&B/Soul Artist − 2014: Spotlight Artist of the Week, Elements of Jazz TV- Episode #5 featured 1st segment on Ava, Time-Warner Los Angeles − Female Artist to Watch in 2014- Winter 13/14 issue of Jazz in M.E.E. Magazine − 2013-2014: City of Citrus Heights History and Arts Commissioner- Appointed unanimously by City Council. − 2013: Judge for West Coast Songwriters' Competition, Sacramento − 2013: 5th Annual H.O.P.E. Awards- Nomination "Best Jazz Artist" − 2012: Best of GigMasters Award- Perfect 5-Star Rating & 100% client satisfaction for every booking! − 2012: 13th Annual Sounds of Soul Awards - Nominated in THREE Categories: "Best Jazz Performer", "Best CD and "Best Live Performer." − 2012: 4th Annual H.O.P.E. Awards- Nomination "Best Jazz Artist" − Performed vocals and sax with Peter White during his encore at the 25th JazzTrax Festival on Catalina Island − 2012: SAMMY Awards Nominee & Finalist - "Best R&B/Soul" − 2012: Inaugural Artists in Music Awards, Hollywood Key Club - "Best Jazz Artist" Nominee & Finalist (National, only Sacramento artist nominated across 18 categories, over 100 nominees) − There have been many great milestones in my musical career since starting to perform in the Spring of 2008. PAGE 2
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Ava Lemert – Press Kit ava@avalemert.com | 916.606.3384 | AvaLemert.com Ava Lemert: Venues, Clientelle & Artists Of Note VENUES OF NOTE: Spaghettini Jazz Club, Seal Beach, CA (headliner) 2012 JazzTrax Festival, Catalina Island (with Peter White) 71st Building Industry of America, Installation Ceremony, California Aviation Museum, McClellan AFB ARCO Arena- Sacramento Kings (National Anthem) Raley Field – Sacramento Rivercats (National Anthem [3 times] & 7th inning stretch) California State Fair (National Anthem, was shown on KCRA!) Harlow's MiX Downtown Lounge (weekly jazz series host & headliner) Torch Club Red Lion at Woodlake Sacramento Wineries in Amador, El Dorado, Placer and Sonoma Counties Timber Creek Ballroom, Del Webb Rocklin TV Appearances on Good Day Sacramento Weekend, Sacramento & Co., KCRA Morning News (several times), Access Sacramento Numerous radio interviews and in-studio performances, Capitol Public Radio's Insight program, August of 2011, several shows and spots aired on the former Smooth Jazz station, KSSJ 94.7, KSBR, 94.7 the WAVE in Los Angeles and many internet broadcasts across the globe. CLIENTELLE: RAMOS Oil Company North State Building Industry Association California Department of General Services Sacramento Regional Transit City of Roseville Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Northern California Ettore's European Bakery and Restaurant Inner City Productions Palm Gardens Assisted Living Emeritus & Brookdale Assisted Living (multiple communities) Eskaton (multiple communities) Sierra Pointe Senior Assisted Living Merrill Gardens PAGE 3
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Ava Lemert – Press Kit ava@avalemert.com | 916.606.3384 | AvaLemert.com Natomas Park Masters Association Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Magnus Pacific Artistic Edge Framing and Gallery And many, many more individuals who have hired Ava to perform at private parties and celebrations across the Sacramento region. ARTISTS OF NOTE THAT AVA HAS PERFORMED/RECORDED WITH: Peter White, Greg Karukas, Jay Gore, Brian O'Neal, Tony Moore, Darryl Williams, Hans Zermulhen, Roger Smith, Dante “Taz” Roberson, Cam Perridge, Blyss, . Ava has been a member of: The Capitol Pops, On Air Band, Moonlight Swing Glenn Miller Tribute Orchestra, Capital City Concert Band and many others as session musician (sax and vocalist), producer, lyricist, engineer, and as guest soloist/vocalist. PAGE 4
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Ava Lemert – Press Kit ava@avalemert.com | 916.606.3384 | AvaLemert.com Interviews and Reviews: http://www.muzicnotez.com/magazine/2015/07/ava-lemert-new-album-diamond-in-the-dirt/ http://taliferromusic.com/artists/ava-lemert/ http://www.examiner.com/article/video-when-the-night-falls-is-ava-lemert-at-her-best http://smoothjazzbuzz.wordpress.com/2013/.../ava-lemert-when-the-night-falls http://www.thesmoothjazzride.com/site/ava-lemert-ava-l-soul/ Radio Interview and performance on Capitol Public Radio: http://archive2.capradio.org/163456 (at 39 minutes) http://www.examiner.com/article/ava-lemert-s-newest-collection-twelve-is-the-one http://www.thesmoothjazzride.com/site/ava_lemert/ http://neo2soul.wordpress.com/2012/02/28/ava-lemert/ http://www.blogtalkradio.com/musicwoman/2010/03/31/avalemert http://www.blogtalkradio.com/coloredpeople/2010/04/23/ava-lemert--from-my-soul http://www.blogtalkradio.com/talking-smooth-jazz/2009/12/21/ava-lemert http://reviews.theurbanmusicscene.com/2010/02/26/ava-lemert--from-my-soul.aspx http://www.wdkkradio.com/wdkk-indie-artist-gallery/ava-lemert-2/ http://www.examiner.com/article/ava-lemert-sacramento-s-indie-soul-jazz-saxophonespectacular TV APPEARANCES: Elements of Jazz TV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U564HGap7YM Good Day Sacramento: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OrpC4WUNic Sacramento and Co. TV: http://www.sacandco.net/story.aspx?storyid=77152 ESPN Bay Area, NBA Kings, National Anthem: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6sti2Pcsms PAGE 5
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