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The Design / Bio

Charlottesville, Va's first ever Paramount Idol winner fronts amazing jam based jazz and funk fusion band!

Their influences: Erykah Badu, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jill Scott, YES, Lauryn Hill, Dave Brubeck, Talking Heads, India Arie and many many more because they are "out of the box!"

This show is high energy, down to earth, and fun!
Jason Bieler said Jennifer's a "charm to watch."
Jonathon Azu said her rendition of "At Last" took him back to inauguration.

In 2011, The Design released their first collection entitled, "We Are The Design." The songs, "Love to Love You" and Work Real Hard, have been aired on 106.1 The Corner and WNRN 91.9. Steadily becoming a local favorite, The Design has held residencies with Outback Lodge (Cville,Va), Baja Bean (on the corner), Rapunzel's Coffee and Books, and Fellini's #9.

July 30th will be their last weekly show with Fellini's after which you can see them based on the dates listed in their calendar as they spend more time preparing their second collection release.

Peace and Love : )

Venues Played: HorseShoe Bend Bistro, The Garage, Outback Lodge, Fellini's #9, The Southern Cafe and Music Hall, Mark Addy Inn, Devil's Backbone, Ntelos Wireless Pavillion, Edgar Allan Poe Museum, Baja Bean, Byer's Street Bistro, Downtown at The Clocktower, Cardinal Point Winery, Wintergreen Winery, Deuces Lounge, Rapunzel's Coffee, The MudHouse, The Rapture, WhiteHart, Mary Baldwin College, Blue Mountain Brewery, Rock and Roll Hotel, Ad Astra Music Festival, Strawberry Jam Festival, Fardowners, Nelson County Community Day Festival and more...

General Info

Band Members
Jennifer Stuart-Lead Vocals, Jacob Tal- Percussion, Jason Viglietta-Keys, Dave Bartok- Bass Guitar. ~Jimmy and Ryan are currently on the road~
Artist Name
The Design
Home Page
Active Since
Jam / soul / funk, rock

Contact Info

Nellysford, VA

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