John Palmore and Pat Esters are the Velvet Duo. With their rich keyboard sequences and powerful vocals, Palmore and Esters dazzle audiences with music that conjures up memories of the '60s, '70s and '80s and more.

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Pat Esters, a versatile singer, is part of the dynamic team Velvet Duo and Palmore Remix Band with John Palmore.

Pat's range of musical genres, vocal ability and entertaining way of interacting with her audience has made her a local favorite. Whether she's belting out a soulful ballad, sharing a heartfelt gospel selection or bringing the house down with a Motown favorite, Pat leaves her audiences wanting more. 

When she's not performing with Velvet Duo or Palmore Remix Band, Pat can be found performing during Artown and with other groups such as the Reno Jazz Orchestra, Reno Pops Orchestra and the Pat Esters Gospel Choir.