Nathanael Ankeny and Friends performs live jazz in the greater Portland area, and features Seth Ahnert on piano and vocalist Jessica Ahnert, plus other talented local musicians. From classic standards to more adventuresome originals and arrangements, the group performs at various events and private parties. Contact Nathanael at for booking information and music samples.

The Chehalem Jazz Trio plays great straight ahead jazz, performing at wineries, tasting rooms, and events. You can find out more about this group at:

Nathanael also leads the New World Vision Quartet Plus One (NWVQ+1), a jazz quintet that performs to raise awareness and funds for the humanitarian relief organization World Vision.