The Jazz Generation

Vocalist Suzanne Brooks
A smooth, mature and trained voice that delivers sultry, sophisticated, and dynamic jazz, passionate, moving Gospel and a truly vast repertoire of familiar and less well known standards, jazz tunes, R&B pop and a little Country in her own style and arrangements.

Rolin E. Shafer
Keyboardist/percussionist/ vocalist
Award-winning song writer/musician who has performed with Teddy Pendergrass, Four Tops, Harold Melvin & Blue Notes and numerous other bands in California and across the U.S. from Washington, D.C. and Chicago to Dallas, Texas and more.

Marlon Bowen
Toured Korea, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hawaii, Guam and USA, with various artists. Has shared the stage with Kevin Archie, Confunkshun, and Danny Thomas and has been a special guest on Gospel discs by God Quest, Rici Bell, Rene, and Jacob Luttrell

Skip Murphy
Started playing in Sacto when 17 years old with Stan Kline, then with/Denny Sacco. Has toured all over CA and played with local Sacramento groups. Has also played with Johnny Hartesman, Joe Louis Walker, Buddy Guy, Lena Moseley, Jimmy Smith, Screaming Dave Wright, Serious Trouble, Brad Gillis/38 Special, Greg Allmond/ Alameda All stars, Mississippi Mud and the Jerry Murphy quartet.