Victoria Area Music Association (VAMA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the Promotion, Preservation, and Education of the musical arts in the greater Victoria area.
VAMA is building strong ties within all facets of the greater Victoria area music community by way of:
Victoria Area Music Association is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion, preservation and education of the musical arts in the Victoria area. VAMA hopes to be the tie that binds our amazing musical community, through our shared passion and persistence. We hope you can join us!
James fronts the Country Variety group Jerry James Band on vocals and guitar, is Director of Intergovernmental Relations at City Of Victoria, and is a former board member at Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA).
Gentry was raised on Austin Blues, and avidly attends and promotes live music events in and around the Crossroads Area. Actually, he’ll go anywhere to listen to a little blues and will drive faster if BBQ is involved.
Postel is a native of Victoria and currently works as a Guest Services Specialist for the Victoria Convention & Visitors Bureau. She also does part time work at the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts. Bridgitte is an ambassador for our city, enjoys all types of live music and likes working with the public. She continues to serve all three of these passions as a member of our VAMA Board of Directors.
Vivian owns Danny Vivian Photography and is a portrait, event, and live music photographer. He has been active in the local live music scene for years, helping promote local musicians and venues through his promo and performance photography, his “Backstage with Danny Vivian” column in Victoria In Motion magazine and through his “Crossroads LIVE” facebook page.
Riley, VAMA’s Sergeant At Arms is a renowned world class Fiddler, and hosts the BOOTS & BREWS Country Open Mic Jam at Aero Crafters. She brings a wealth of industry insight and experience from the local to the national level, as well as a ton of great ideas to VAMA.
Jasche is a musician and former owner of Steve-A-Reno’s Rock n Roll Blues Bar, and avidly attends and promotes Live Music events in and around the Crossroads Area.
Rodriguez is Chief Engineer for Hilton Garden Inn – Victoria, and avidly attends and promotes Live Music events in and around the Crossroads Area. “Uncle D”
Harrington manages Shooters Bar, is a huge proponent of live music in and around the Crossroads, and our newest Member to join the VAMA Board. She brings a wealth of experience in the Venue Management and Talent Buying fields to the organization, as well as a can do attitude!
Leo is the official VAMA Mascot, loves to use his beauty, approachability, and talents to attract the attention of like minded music and fun lovers, and avidly attends and promotes Live Music events in and around the Crossroads Area.
Each Board Member brings something different and unique to the table. Be it by way of their resources and connections, special skills and trades, progressive ideas and thinking, sum of experience, or simply their pure passion for music.