Jenny Xu is a Canadian jazz pianist and vocalist who currently attends Berklee College of Music on a full scholarship. She is based primarily out of Vancouver, Canada, and Boston. Xu is the 2014 winner of Envision Jazz Festival's awards for most outstanding senior musician, most outstanding senior pianist, and most outstanding vocal jazz soloist; a Berklee Slaight Family Scholarship nominee (2014); the Kienzl Family Scholarship winner (2014); the Yamaha Kando Award winner (2014); and a Berklee Jazz Performance Award recipient (2016), among other accolades. She has had the immense privilege of having studied and attended workshops with George Garzone, Eddie Gomez, Joe Lovano, the New York Voices, and Kenny Werner, among many others. Xu has opened for the likes of Harold Mabern with her self-led quintet, Quint Eastwood, and has toured with world-renowned saxophonist George Garzone.
Watch Xu and her trio play "It Never Entered My Mind":