Steve & Jackie play as a guitar and vocal duo, trio, quartet, quintet or more depending on the occasion and repertoire. Together, Steve & Jackie warmly mix a 20s, 30s and 40s swing repertoire with 50s and 60s bebop.
Jacquelyn West is a vocalist singing with her own mellow tone under the influence of Betty Carter, Billie holiday, Helen Merrill, and indie singers. She mixes a natural blues feeling with heartfelt sensitivity and a buoyant attitude. Her voice is unaffected and soft.
Steve Lacey is a finger-style jazz guitarist elevating the each melody with a propelling swing pulse which underlies even the most sweet ballads.