Shea D Duo
Peter Shea and Juliet Dunn are the Shea D Duo. Together their sound is a cocktail of jazz, pop and soul enriched by various percussive instruments. Their love for music shines through in every performance.
Peter Shea graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in jazz performance and composition and has been performing as a drummer, pianist and vocalist for over 20 years. He has played many prestigious jazz festivals, Montreal, Toronto etc., as well as playing for musical theatre productions such as The Jersey Boys, Tony and Tina's Wedding and more.
Juliet Dunn is both an actress and singer and came to the Niagara Peninsula to perform and sing at the Shaw Festival Theatre. Her background ranges from popular music to jazz and she obtained most of her vocal training in Paris, France where she resided for 13 years. Her self-named Juliet Dunn Quintet has performed at many jazz festivals in Canada and is the recent winner of the Niagara Music Awards, 2009 Jazz Group of the Year.
This Shea (pronounced Shay), D Duo has been performing together since 2007 in the Niagara area, at numerous venues and festivals, as well as all over the globe. Previous contracts include Brazil, Hong Kong, Morocco and the Caribbean.
Peter and Juliet also donate their time regularly to Hospice Niagara with afternoon performances, and at other local organizations and charities such as Heart Niagara. They are happy to give back to such a wonderful community.
This duo calls the Niagara region their home and they are available for gigs for both public and private events. Just email them and cross your fingers that they are available for your special event!
Both Juliet and Peter also perform with their separate bands, The Peter Shea Trio, The Juliet Dunn Quintet, and the Kitt Cat Collective.
For a wonderful early Christmas gift for yourself and your friends, order Juliet and Peter's new, hot-off-the-press CD, called Christmas in Niagara. This CD features songs such as Winter Wonderland, Santa Baby, Let it Snow and more. They would be happy to meet you at an upcoming performance to hand over their CD in person and to thank you for supporting their music. If you don't have time for a toe tapping evening they will mail your order. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to order your CD.