Emma Stanley

Monday - June, 18 @ 6:00pm

Emma Stanley is a freelance and touring trumpet player and singer based in Portland, ME. After graduating from Peabody Conservatory with a Bachelor of Music in classical trumpet performance she worked on a cruise ship in the Production Orchestra with Royal Caribbean for over a year, followed by a three year National Tour of Monty Python's Spamalot with Phoenix Entertainment. Stanley plays in a variety of bands in Portland, including The Fogcutters, OC and the Offbeats, and Native Isles (who are about to release their new EP!). She currently works around the state and further playing jazz, classical, and musical theater.

Stanley has shared the stage with greats such as Ingrid Jensen, Cyril Neville (The Neville Brothers), John Popper (Blues Traveler), DIVA Jazz Orchestra, Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, and Kat Wright and the Indomitable Soul Band. She occasionally still goes out on the road, the most recent tour being the Broadway Musical, Annie, with Troika Entertainment. www.emmastanleymusic.com, IG: @emmstanleymusic

Upcoming Events

Bess Jacques & The Strays

Tuesday, September 27th

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Tuesday, September 27th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM


Wednesday, September 28th

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Irish Session

Wednesday, September 28th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Javier Rosario Trio

Friday, September 30th

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Album Cover Project: Hunter Lefebvre & Friends

Friday, September 30th

10:00 PM - 11:45 PM


650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Mon: 5PM-11PM
Tues: 6PM-12AM
Wed: 5PM-12AM
Thurs: 5PM-12AM
Fri & Sat: 5PM-1AM
Sun: 4PM-10PM

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.