JustJeannie " Jeannie Pomeroy has been performing with various groups since she was 16 starting with her brothers and “Country 5” she performed with them until she was 18 then joined the very popular party band Midnight hour. Midnight hour performed all over CT. and Western Ma. In the late 80’s. Jeannie went on to perform with the John Canyun Band and kept within the roots of Country music. It was in the late 80’s that she was voted Female Entertainer of the year by the Connecticut Country Music Association and won an award for her collaboration of songwriting with her mother.
Jeannie eventually moved to the Tampa area of Florida and continued to perform with the very popular group Southern Rain.In the early 90’s Jeannie moved back to her home state and became a member of the group “Higher Ground”. Higher Ground was formed in 1993 as a Country Band. The Band has grown over the past 20 years and now you can hear them performing Country, Rock, Blues, Classic Rock and Standards. Original members still exist with Rick Sylvester and Jeannie Pomeroy. In 1998 Jeannie started branching out by joining the very popular band, ”Quintera” Quintera is a very versatile, High energy Rock band that plays for many functions across CT. Some functions include, the PT. Barnum and Bailey boat cruise out of Bridgeport, The Channel 3 Kids Camp fundraiser ride, Silver Shield Foundation, Opening for Rick Derringer for Enfield 4th of July Celebration, Many Clubs, Private parties and Military functions for the Young Marines.
She is also a member of an off shoot group called “Off the Cuff” with Lou Johnson from Quintera. Off the cuff is a group that performs for various functions by playing anything that comes to mind. No song list, No practice just Off the Cuff! And never the same show twice! Jeannie has continued to play with these 3 groups for the last 20 years and has worked hard to provide quality vocal and guitar performances for the many friends and fans that she encounters. She feels that she can provide some great solo performances as well . That is why she has developed the “JustJeannie” face book site. She has the ability to sing everything from Patsy Cline to Melissa Etheridge. Beautiful ballads to scathing Rock & Roll. She is always in demand whether playing with these 3 groups or performing live Solo performances. She feels fortunate that she can use her versatility……Check out any of her performances to see what she’s all about and Thank you for taking the time to learn more about her!!