For bookings contact:   info@basslady.com  831.588.7576         

Hire one of my bands

Looking for music for your club or restaurant? Planning a wedding, party, fund-raiser or company event in the Santa Cruz, Monterey or Santa Clara County area? Add live music to make it truly special!

Contact me at: 831.588.7576 or info@basslady.com

Jazz by Three Featuring Brian Fitzgerald and Hood Chatham on guitars, and yours truly on bass and vocals.
Jazz by Five Trumpet, sax, keyboard, bass/vocals and drums. Hire us as a trio, quartet or quintet - whatever best suits your event.

From ballads to bossas to swing, we play all of the jazz standards you love!
Black Eyed Susies
The "Susies" play a tasty mix of acoustic country and bluegrass songs all wrapped up in sweet harmonies.

Leslie Abbott - Dobro/vocals
Wendy Molin - mandolin/vocals
Sonia Wyman - guitar/vocals
Joan Lowden - bass/vocals


Photo gallery - coming soon


Joan Lowden

Jazz, Latin and Bluegrass Bass

Gig calendar

Sat, Oct 18th
6:30-9:30pm

Jazz by Three
Private Event, Inn at Spanish Bay

Sun, Oct 26th
6:30-10pm

Vocal Jazz Jam - house band
Blue Note Lounge, Milpitas

Tues, Nov 11th
6-8pm

Black Eyed Susies
Phil's Fish Market, Moss Landing

Sat, Nov 15th
7-10pm

Jazz by Three
Dream Inn Lounge, Santa Cruz

Sun, Nov 16th
10-11am
Black Eyed Susies
Senior Center, Ben Lomond
Sun, Nov 23rd
6:30-10pm

Vocal Jazz Jam - house band
Blue Note Lounge, Milpitas

Sat, Nov 29th
9:30am-12:30pm
Black Eyed Susies
Farmers Market, Scotts Valley

Sun, Dec 14th
12-3:30pm

Jazz by Three
Windy Oaks Winery, Corralitos

Sat, Dec 20th
7-10pm

Jazz by Three
Dream Inn Lounge, Santa Cruz

Wed, Dec 31st
5-9pm

Jazz by Five
New Year's Eve Dinner Dance
Scotts Valley

Sun, Jan 18th
1-4pm

Jazz by Five
Santa Cruz Chocolate Festival
Coconut Grove Ballroom, Santa Cruz

Music samples

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Jazz by Three - Grooveyard
Live on KPIG Please Stand By, Brian Fitzgerald lead guitar


Jazz by Five - 'S Wonderful
Joan Lowden bass/vocal


Black Eyed Susies - Sitting on Top of the World
Sonia Wyman lead vocal