​Joy has a wonderfully unique way of connecting to her audience that I have seen no other performer do...she engages every audience and wraps everyone in a velvet blanket of beautiful music. ”

— Peggy Kelly, Open Range Concert Series

Joy Zimmerman, a soulful singer-songwriter, brings compelling vocals, award-winning songs and storytelling to her captivating performances. A traveling musician based in Kansas City, Joy is currently working on "To the Girl", her sixth album of original music. Joy is a multi-instrumentalist whose eclectic music might be best described as folk rock with extra helpings of other favorite genres. Home and away, Joy performs solo, in a duo with Jimmy Dykes and with a full band and is also an engaging presenter. 

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"Hire Joy today! A professional who knows the value of showing up on time, playing beautiful and toe tapping jams, making everyone smile and having fun while she does it. I have had the pleasure of working with her for 3 years now and know her to have the highest standards for her performances. She goes above and beyond for our annual Overland Park Fall Festival. She has emceed and played a show after that event which draws over 30,000 people to our Downtown area. A true community partner and awesome artist to boot, we cannot recommend Joy highly enough." 
~Ellie Haire, Events and Marketing Manager for Downtown Overland Park 

"Whether she's strumming her guitar or fiddling her fiddle, Joy Zimmerman brings a voice of angels to her music. Her clear sweet notes resonate with her many original tunes as well as her covers. Joy is a pleasure to work with, very professional and just plain nice. I've booked her before and I'll book her again." 
~Mike Paget, Green Guitar Folk Series 

“​Joy has a wonderfully unique way of connecting to her audience that I have seen no other performer do...she engages every audience and wraps everyone in a velvet blanket of beautiful music. ” 
— Peggy Kelly, Open Range Concert Series

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