Sundays at Le Petite Provence 5pm-8pm
1824 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211
"Chilton & Barber" is a professional small ensemble ranging from duo to quartet performing in the Pacific Northwest. Jeff Chilton (trombone and vocals) studied Jazz and Music Education at Ithaca College in upstate NY. He has performed with Branford Marsalis, Terell Stafford, Le Beouf Brothers, Mike Titlebaum and Greg Evans. After graduating Chilton worked for two years aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships performing with notables such as The Platters, The Las Vegas Tenors, and The Diamonds before moving to Portland in 2016. Currently, he works as a full time musician managing a Soul Funk Quintet, maintaining a private trombone studio, and performing as a sideman in numerous projects throughout the Portland Metro.
David Barber is a sensitive guitarist originally from the Rogue Valley in southern Oregon. He has studied with George Colligan at Portland State University and performs regularly as both a guitarist and a spoken word poet in Portland. He has been described as having a "deft and light touch with a deep rhythmic pocket" by Leopold Hauser the 5th of 5thmanbooking.
The duo has performed at Portland and Vancouver area wine bars, restaurants, hotels weddings, and private parties!
"[Chilton & Barber] are a reliable and professional group that never fail to entertain our weekly crowd."
- Tyler (Manager of Le Petite Provence)
"We loved having [Chilton & Barber] play at our Fathers Day gathering...They are creative, fun and entertaining - and incredibly congenial people to have for an intimate party. I highly recommend them!
- Bob Clay