|VonTab Publishing and Hinkle Promotions
|"The Little Lady With The Big Voice"
|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 Yuvonne Brooks Quartet have performed at
the Gila River and Cliff Castle Casinos where
they play a wide variety of music. In addition,
the band appeared twice at the Monterey Bay Blues
Festival and most recently 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.
|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 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
became the best selling blues album at Virgin
Megastore, Arizona Mills Mall, Tempe, AZ.
UVON belts the blues, creates a mellow sound with her
voice for jazz and sings pop and country songs that
treats the listener to a musical surprise with each tune.