Victoria Jazz Society

Ashley Wey Funk Electric Project

Cameron Bandshell | Saturday, June 25 | 2:45pm

Victoria-based Ashley Wey is a multi award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist. She has worked with Canadian Idol winner Eva Avila, Juno Award-winners Brandi Disterheft, Mae Moore, The Parachute Club, and many more. With three critically acclaimed self-produced albums to her credit, Wey released her first album in 2021 of entirely original music, Hummingbird – a genre-bending project melding alternative folk, pop, and jazz. She performs with local favourites Louis Rudner bass, Nicholas Bracewell drums, and special guest trumpeter/composer Russ Macklem, based in the Windsor-Detroit area, and who has performed with the likes of John Williams, Quincy Jones, Jimmy Heath, and more.