April 1, 2015Ain't No Such Thing As SupermanIn honor of Gil Scott-Heron's birthday today, Revive Music premieres the new single "Ain't No Such Thing As Superman" from my upcoming album "Offering: The Music of Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson", out on Motema Music 6.23.15.
First Runner-Up in the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Vocal Competition, Charenee Wade is a notable singer, composer, arranger and educator who received her degree from the Manhattan School of Music. Her accolades include Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead Program where she performed her original music at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC; being one of the talented four chosen for the Dianne Reeves Young Artist Workshop at Carnegie Hall; 1st Runner-Up in the Jazzmobile Vocal Competition; and being selected for the JAS Academy Summer Sessions, 2007-09, directed by Christian McBride.
Charenee is currently a professor at the Aaron Copland School of Music, City College, and with the Jazzmobile Workshop program. She teaches various workshops and clinics and was an esteemed judge for the 2010 Jazzmobile Vocal Competition, alongside Dr. Billy Taylor and Grady Tate. Charenee performs internationally and graces the stages of the Jazz Gallery, Jazz at Lincoln Center's Dizzy Coca Cola's, the legendary Smalls and the Zinc Bar in NYC. Her debut CD, Love Walked In was released in July 2010.
Saturday, August 26, 2017 CHARLIE PARKER JAZZ FESTIVAL : HARLEM ONE STOP MARCUS GARVEY PARK, NY HARLEM, NY SummerStage Presents: Lee Konitz Quartet / Terri Lyne Carrington and Social Science / Louis Hayes / Charenee Wade
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 A Salute to Sarah Vaughn with Camille Thurman and Charenee Wade DIZZY'S CLUB COCA COLA COLUMBUS CIRCLE, NY click here for more info
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 JAZZ ALL-STARS INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL "JAZZ IS BACK - BP 2017" GROZJNAN, CROATIA
Saturday, July 15, 2017 JAZZ ALL-STARS INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL "JAZZ IS BACK - BP 2017" GROZJNAN, CROATIA
Thursday, July 13, 2017 SUMMER JAZZ ACADEMY Grozjnan, Croatia July 13th- July 27th, Director Luis Bonilla
Sunday, July 9, 2017 JAZZ FERMIN FESTIVAL PAMPLONA, SPAIN
Saturday, July 8, 2017 CANARIAS JAZZ & MAS FUERTEVENTURA, SPAIN
Friday, July 7, 2017 CANARIAS JAZZ & MAS TENERIFE, SPAIN
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 CLAMORES JAZZ CLUB MADRID, SPAIN
Monday, July 3, 2017 RONNIE SCOTT'S LONDON, UK
Sunday, July 2, 2017 A LOVE SUPREME FESTIVAL GLYNDE, UK
Saturday, July 1, 2017 SAN JAVIER JAZZ FESTIVAL SAN JAVIER, SPAIN
Friday, June 30, 2017 VALENCIA JAZZ FESTIVAL VALENCIA ,SPAIN
Friday, May 5, 2017 Festival Jazz Lava-Valladolid Sala Concha Velasco (Lava)
Thursday, May 4, 2017 Ciclo de Jazz 2017 Teatro Breton de los Herreros Logrono, Spain
Charenee Wade Presents the Gil Scott-Heron Project at the 2015 Musiq Haus APAP Showcase - YouTubeDuring APAP 2015 in New York City, Musiq Haus Management held its 3rd annual showcase and we had the honor of presenting a number of outstanding performances...viewshare
A NIGHT IN THE LIFE: Charenee Wade (Episode One) - YouTubeA NIGHT IN THE LIFE is a documentary-style series that explores the multiple facets of a jazz musician's life during the span of a day. In the first episode,...viewshare
Centerpiece- The Eyal Vilner Big Band plus 3! - YouTubeThe Eyal Vilner Big Band+3! Live at the Gillespie Auditorium, NYC Charenee Wade, Charles Turner, Nadia Washington- vocals Eyal Vilner- alto, clarinet, flute,...viewshare
Charenee Wade sings "Them There Eyes" with Aaron Diehl Quintet - YouTubeCharenee Wade sings "Them There Eyes" featuring Dominick Farinacci. Charenee Wade (vocals), Wess Anderson (alto saxophone), Dominick Farinacci (trumpet), Aar...viewshare
VOL. 2; E7 - "If You Could See Me Now" - Johnny O'Neal + Charenee Wade (Vocals/Piano) - YouTubeTHAT'S KILLIN', EPISODE SEVEN : The Legendary Johnny O'Neal and Charenee Wade have discussed duetting for quite some time. Mr. O'Neal recently invited Capsul...viewshare
Charenee Wade and Michael Mwenso Discuss Influential Vocalists - YouTubeVocalists Michael Mwenso and Charenee Wade talk about the many great singers that inspire them. Learn more at http://academy.jalc.org Charenee Wade - Vocals ...viewshare
EZ Jazz 2015 Promo - YouTubeMusicians performing at the Exit Zero International Jazz Festival Spring Edition 2015. Headliners include Dr. John & the Rebirth Brass Band.viewshare
Currently Charenee Wade is a professor at the Aaron Copland School of Music, City College, Jazzmobile, NJPAC Jazz for Teens, as well as an active performer, arranger, composer, band leader and clinician. With deep knowledge and experience in Jazz and Classical as well as many other genres such as pop, r&b, and gospel, she has developed an effective approach to vocal technique that can be easily accessible to all ages. "I have worked diligently and steadfastly to facilitate the individual growth of each of my students. The goal is to help each invidual to acquire the essential skills needed to become well-rounded musician, while nuturing their passion for music. I strongly believe that music has the power to change lives and through self expression, can bring positivity to communities for the betterment of society and culture."
Charenee Wade has also taught at in New Orleans Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Jazz Camp at Loyola College, Brooklyn Charter School, Centrum Jazz Port-Townsend Workshop, and The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival.
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