JoVia Armstrong, Percussionist/Producer
Currently, JoVia is composing songs for her World Jazz group, Musique Noire. They were nominated for two Detroit Music Awards in 2009, 2010, and 2011 for Outstanding Jazz Recording ("Good Hair") & Outstanding World/ Reggae Group. JoVia was nominated as well for Outstanding World/ Reggae Instrumentalist. She has been busy writing songs and arrangements for various artists. Her debut album, "Fuzzy Blue Robe Chronicles" was released in 2009.