Jenni Lee Kearns is a classically trained French hornist and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in French horn performance from the University of Kentucky, a Master’s degree in French horn performance from USC Los Angeles, and also obtained her K-12 music education license from UNLV. She has performed as a musician with the some of the biggest names in the business.
Credits include Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Kanye West, Jennifer Lopez, Tony Bennett, Donnie & Marie Osmond, Wayne Newton, The Righteous Brothers, Josh Groban, Hugh Jackman, Bernadette Peters, Lon Bronson All Star Band, and many more.
As a classical musician, her credits include the Pittsburgh Opera, Chamber Orchestra of Los Angeles, Paramount Studio Orchestra, Lexington Philharmonic and the River City Brass Band. As a touring artist, Jenni was the French horn featured soloist for both the Emmy award-winning Broadway show “Blast!” as well as the Japan-based tour of “Odyssey.”
Her Broadway credits include Lion King, Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Beauty and the Beast, Ragtime, and Porgy and Bess.
Most recently, Jenni performed full-time in Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers at the Wynn, Las Vegas.
Jenni’s innovative concept of integrating electronic technology with brass playing is her way of expressing a new level of artistry both for herself personally, but also for brass players everywhere. Electra Brass is an intriguing concept with a modern sound that will invigorate an established classical model and excite audiences.