The Jim Newsom Quartet is one of the most respected bands in southeastern Virginia. Their repertoire ranges from classic rock, acoustic, folk and country to classic and contemporary jazz and standards, making them the perfect band for any occasion. Leader Jim Newsom has built a reputation as a multi-talented musician and entertainer.
Trumpeter Ron Hallman has many years of experience in jazz, rock and R&B groups, as leader and bandmember, including many years in the 1960s as a charter member of Bill Deal and the Rhondels.
The rhythm section of bassist David Hufstedler and drummer Rick Jebavy brings together two superb musicians with many years of experience. Rick's 27 years in the US Navy bands and as a professional musician blend with Dave's technical prowess and musical ESP to take the quartet to uncharted heights.
The Jim Newsom Quartet is one of the most popular bands working throughout the Hampton Roads region of Virginia. Performing in clubs and concert venues, festivals, corporate banquets and wedding receptions, the group offers a wonderfully eclectic blend of music for every event.
For booking information, contact Jim Newsom at (757) 622-5333.