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//  Origin:  Portland, OR
//  Genres:  Jazz, Funk & Soul                 ​

Trumpeter Farnell Newton is one of the most versatile musicians & educators in the Northwest, playing straight-ahead jazz, smooth jazz, Latin music, soul, hip-hop, funk and more. Farnell has also performed with musical artists like the Portland Cello Project, George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, Dumpstaphunk, The Nth Power, Lettuce, Karl Denson, Fred Wesley, Stevie Wonder, and many others. 


In the last few years, Farnell has been touring with 3 times Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Jill Scott and with the Legendary Rhinestone Rockstar Bassist Bootsy Collins. In previous years, Farnell has performed with great musical artists, including Lalah Hathaway, Ron Isley, Cee Lo Green, Fantasia, Gladys Knight, Charlie Wilson, Chaka Khan, Najee, Will Downing, Stevie Wonder, Earth, Wind and and many more.




Label: NW Soul Academy | nwsoulacademy@gmail.com

Management: Eric Gerber | Eric.Gerber@royalartistgroup.com

Booking: Steve Mesulam | steve.royalartistgroup@gmail.com