Meet the band
Playing the trumpet since he was 10, Will has performed in a range of groups including orchestras, alternative rock bands, and Jazz bands across the country. As Will crafts his sound and style with the trumpet, he now brings his own band together. Their work inspired by many jazz musicians of the past and present. Playing original compositions of music from both today's hits and jazz standards, the band brings a fresh take on the genre . The group is comprised of frontman Will Adrian (Trumpet), Jeremy Birdsall (Bass), Nadya Burno (Vocals), Andrew Harms (Drums) and Harrison Light (Piano)
Will and the band are inspired by many musicians such as Harry Connick Jr., Chet Baker, Leon Bridges, John Mayer, Jamie Cullum, and Chris Botti. You can catch Will Adrian around venues in the Orlando area such as Mathers Social Gathering and as well as other areas of Florida. If you can't catch a live performance, visit their YouTube channel for regularly released recordings and videos.
Nadya is an active musician and entertainer from Miami, Florida. She has been studying and performing for over 7 years and is currently employed by the Walt Disney World Company.
In addition to performing professionally, Nadya also loves teaching and volunteering. She has been involved in numerous musical projects and productions ranging from musical theater, music ministry, jazz, reggae, pop, top 40's, weddings, choral ensembles, and more
With a passion for putting on an energetic, engaging performance, Jeremy Birdsall is a professional multi-instrumentalist known for his electric stage presence and ability to play multiple instruments at the same time. Based in Orlando, FL, Jeremy composes, performs and records regularly on bass, piano, guitar, percussion, cello, mandolin, ukulele, dulcimer banjo, sitar, Chapman Stick, and vocals.
Harrison grew up playing the piano, and has been a fan of jazz since the age of 13. He has always enjoyed blurring the lines of pop and jazz, often thinking of new ways to present familiar songs. He currently enjoys performing various genres of music with a diverse collection of encsembles, teaching piano lessons, and spending time with his family.
Ever since picking up sticks in middle school, music has become a true passion for Andrew. Being involved in many musical endeavors, Andrew has gained a breadth and depth in various musical genres. He participated in several years of indoor drumline with the WGI corps. Infinity. During which, he explored different percussive instruments and styles during his time.
When it comes to the drum set, Andrew is well versed in jazz, rock, pop, and Latin.