|VonTab Publishing and Hinkle Promotions
|"The Little Lady With The Big Voice"
(480) 966-6039 (H) - (480) 401-6272 (C)
|In 2005, a song she co-wrote began airing on the
King Biscuit Time Radio Program on KFFT in Helena, Arkansas.
It is the oldest blues radio show in America.
Uvon has opened for: Johnny Rivers, Robert Jr. Lockwood, Honeyboy Edwards,
Alvin Youngblood Hart, Henry Gray, Henry Townsend, Cephas and Wiggins,
Billy Boy Arnold, and Rudy Ray Moore, just to name a few artists.
Uvon has shared the stage with Michael Burks, Long John Hunter,
and Paul de Lay. She was the lead singer with Chico Chism’s band for over two years.
|Uvon & BluZone (below) opened for Johnny Rivers at the
Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona where she performed her original blues songs
|The Uvon Brooks Quartet performed at:
the Gila River and Cliff Castle Casinos where
they played a wide variety of music. In addition,
the band appeared twice at the Monterey Bay Blues
Festival and were headliners at the
Barrels & Blues Festival in Las Cruces, New
Mexico. Uvon conducts lecture-demonstrations
about the history of the blues at schools, colleges,
public libraries, community centers and
resorts. She performs speciality shows for Mardi
Gras, Fourth of July, St. Patrick's Day and
Christmas. Uvon presents a musical program
to honor: Dr. Martin L. King,
Ceasar Chavez and Dolores Huerta.
|Encore Lounge at Wild Horse Pass Casino
|Uvon & The Blues Nights performed
a pops concert with the
Chandler Symphony which included
songs from her original theatrical show
titled: Blues & Jazz Revue.
Uvon skillfully weaves music and catchy
phrases with historical vignettes. The
Revue has been presented at the Yuma
Historic Theatre, Pebble Creek Theatre,
and a dinner show at Sun City Grand,
just to name a few venues. In addition,
Uvon performs with her duo and trio act.
|Dr. Yuvonne (Uvon) Brooks is a singer and songwriter.
Uvon served in the U. S. Navy where she won
many singing competitions. She taught classes for
the Maricopa Community College District and
received a Building Excellence In Education Award.
In September 2000, her CD Plugged & Unplugged
was the best selling blues album at Virgin Megastore,
Tempe, AZ. Also, she conducts blues workshops.
Uvon belts the blues, creates a mellow sound for jazz,
delivers pop and country songs that is a treat for the
listener. If you are looking for a duo, trio or band,
Uvon is a vocalist-story teller that will enhance your
festival, school, museum, nightclub, casino,
community or special event.
|Uvon with bassist Lynne Avril & The Chandler Symphony
|#1 Blues CD, Sept. 2000
Arizona Mills Mall,
|Uvon & Maestro Jack Harriman
Chandler Symphony Pops Concert