The ‘Golden Voice' and ‘Easy-Listening Music’ of Jon Vea Vea are well known throughout the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Australia. He is a seasoned professional performer who is equally comfortable performing acoustic solos or being the lead singer with a band.
New videos of his live performances are uploaded regularly on social media. Check out the following links:
Jon Vea Vea & The Acoustic Jabiru on https://www.facebook.com/MusicianJonVeaVea
CobbleStone - the essence of Australia on https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100086614651401&sk=about
In 2018, in recognition of his talents as a storyteller and singer-songwriter, Jon Vea Vea received 'Playing Queensland Fund' support towards a regional communities tour of his solo show 'Music From My Soul'. He traveled over 5,000 kilometres to perform at 14 venues including Mungalla Station, Yarrabah, Cooktown, Hope Vale, Wujal Wujal, Palm Island, Charters Towers, Cherbourg, Maryborough, Eidsvold, and Gin Gin.
Whilst on tour, videographer Peter Eaton filmed Jon Vea Vea performing three songs inside Cathedral Cave which has magical acoustics! Check out the following link to the video of one of his originals:
"I'm Always Somebody's Fool" on http://indigitube.com.au/video/5c3fb496de0f31554223fc28
Jon Vea Vea especially enjoys the positive vibe of performing at grass-roots community events and regional festivals. These have included Urangan Pier Centenary Celebrations, Harmony Day at Gatakers Artspace, NAIDOC Songlines, Moonaboola Street Party, Jinjinburra Didj Festival, Childers Multicultural Festival, Woodford Folk Festival, Fraser Coast Cultural Festival, and *Bleach Festival Gold Coast.
Original Composition about Walking on Country:
'Through My Grandfather's Eyes' Lyrics and Music by Jon Vea Vea Recorded at Walaha Studio 2014