While Jasmin’s specialties include classic Flute, Alto Flute, and Piccolo, Native American Flutes and Baroque Recorders. Her other musical talents include acoustic guitar, alternative flutes, mandolin and the ancient Japanese Koto. Some know Jazzy as the "Garmin Voice" the voice talent for Garmin's NUVI units. Jasmin’s varied musical career started as a full scholarship recipient at the New England Conservatory of Music, as a Flute Performance Major. Her affiliations and trainingand affiliations with Miroslov Vitous, the founding member and Bassist for Weather Report, alto recorder with Manheim Steamroller, Herbie Mann. Jazzy is a local favorite sitting in with internationally acclaimed music legends.
"Jazzy" Jasmin can be found performing a variety of local Kansas City venues including Jazz and Blues music venues such as The Midland Theater, The Phoenix, Jardines, The Blue Room, 18th and Vine, Knuckleheads, BB’s, and Power and Light to name a few. Nationally, she has made acclaimed appearances at Carmel Jazz Festival/Monterey Jazz Fest. Recently Jazzy was honored with the opportunity to play for the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Grand Opening. Jazzy is a standing member and judge for Jazz Flute, National Flute Association. When not playing flute the "Fluted Gourmet" can be found teaching classes such as "The Art of Asian Cuisine" or Personal Chef'ing.