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Charenée Wade
May 22, 2015Welcome to my new website!You can find links to music for my next upcoming CD to be released June 23rd on Motema Music!
Offering: The Music of Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

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.
ABOUT CHARENEE WADE...

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.

LEADER


Charenée WadeOffering: The Music of Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson2015
Charenée WadeLove Walked In2011


GUEST


Eyal Vilner Big BandAlmost Sunrise2015
Aaron DiehlSpace, Time, Continuum2015
Rufus ReidQuiet Pride: The Elizabeth Catlett Project2014
Eric ReedDear Ruby - The Adventurous Monk2014
Matt WilsonWeBop: A Family Jazz Party!2012
Oscar PerezAfropean Affair2011
Oran EtkinTimbalooloo: Wake-Up Clarinet2010
Suresh SingaratnamLost In New York2009
Bobby SanabriaBig Band urban Folktales2007
Tia FullerHealing Space2007





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Past Performances

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
A Salute to Sarah Vaughn with Camille Thurman and Charenee Wade
DIZZY'S CLUB COCA COLA
COLUMBUS CIRCLE, NY
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Sunday, August 27, 2017
Summer Jazz Workshop: The Art of Vocal Improvisation
TBA
NY
$45 in advanced, $55 at the door

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Saturday, August 26, 2017
CHARLIE PARKER JAZZ FESTIVAL : HARLEM ONE STOP
MARCUS GARVEY PARK, NY
HARLEM, NY
SummerStage Presents: Charenee Wade/ Lee Konitz Quartet / Terri Lyne Carrington and Social Science / Louis Hayes
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
JAZZ ALL-STARS
INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL "JAZZ IS BACK - BP "
GROZJNAN, CROATIA
Saturday, July 15, 2017
JAZZ ALL-STARS
INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL "JAZZ IS BACK - BP "
GROZJNAN, CROATIA
Thursday, July 13, 2017
SUMMER JAZZ ACADEMY
Grozjnan, Croatia
July 13th- July 27th, Artistic Dir. 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
Sunday, April 23, 2017
BALLET ACROSS AMERICA
THE KENNEDY CENTER
WASHINGTON, DC
ABRAHAM IN MOTION
THE GETTIN'

http://www.abrahaminmotion.org/tour/
Saturday, April 22, 2017
BALLET ACROSS AMERICA
THE KENNEDY CENTER
WASHINGTON, DC
ABRAHAM IN MOTION
THE GETTIN'

http://www.abrahaminmotion.org/tour/
Saturday, April 8, 2017
LADIES SING THE BLUES
THE STRATHMORE
Friday, April 7, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
APOLLO SOUNDSTAGE
NY
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Monday, April 3, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Sunday, April 2, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Saturday, April 1, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Friday, March 31, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Thursday, March 30, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Monday, March 27, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Sunday, March 26, 2017
ELLA FITZGERALD TRIBUTE
TOUR
RUSSIA
Monday, March 20, 2017
Charenee Wade
KUUMBA
CA
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Charenee Wade
The Hacienda
CA
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Charenee Wade w/ Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
Tour
Hong Kong, China
Friday, February 24, 2017
Charenee Wade w/ Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
Tour
Hong Kong, China
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Charenee Wade w/ Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
Tour
Hong Kong, China
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Charenee Wade w/ Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
Tour
Hong Kong, China
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Charenee Wade w/ Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project
Tour
Hong Kong, China
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Charenee Wade Quartet
Tribeca Performance Arts Center
NY
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Charenée Wade
The Loft
San Diego, CA
Friday, November 18, 2016
Charenee Wade Quintet w/Lakecia Benjamin, Brandon McCune, Lonnie Plaxico, Darrell Green
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA
http://www.wellesley.edu/events/node/91306
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Bern, Switzerland
http://www.mariansjazzroom.ch/index_ns.htm
Friday, October 28, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Bern, Switzerland
http://www.mariansjazzroom.ch/index_ns.htm
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Bern, Switzerland
http://www.mariansjazzroom.ch/index_ns.htm
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Bern, Switzerland
http://www.mariansjazzroom.ch/index_ns.htm
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Minden Jazz Club
Minden, Germany
http://www.jazz-minden.de/home.html
Friday, October 21, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Jazz in the City
Salzburg, Austria
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Charenee Wade Quartet
Band on the Wall
Manchester, UK
http://bandonthewall.org/
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Charenee Wade Quartet
Jazz Cafe
London, UK
http://www.jazzcafe.co.uk/
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Club Jamboree
Barcelona, Spain
http://www.masimas.com/en/jamboree
Monday, October 17, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Clamores
Madrid, Spain
http://www.clamores.ed
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Angra Jazz
Terceira, Portugal
http://edicao2016.angrajazz.com/
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Akbank Jazz Festival
Istanbul, Turkey
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Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Akbank Jazz Festival
Istanbul, Turkey
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Saturday, October 8, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Chilpo Jazz Festival
Seoul, Korea
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quintet
Lake George Jazz Weekend
Lake George/NY
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Chareneé Wade & The Gil Scot-Heron Project w/Bruce Williams, Oscar Perez, Nikara Warren, Darrell Green
Jazz Standard
New York, NY
http://www.jazzstandard.net
Monday, September 5, 2016
Chareneé Wade w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosiac Project
Detroit Jazz Festival
Detroit/MI
http://www.detroitjazzfest.com
Sunday, September 4, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quintet
The Detroit Jazz Festival
Detroit, MI
http://www.detroitjazzfest.com
Monday, August 29, 2016
Chareneé Wade w/ The Eyal Vilner Big Band
Red Sea Jazz Festival
Eilat/Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Red Sea Jazz Festival Jazz Camp
Eilat Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Friday, August 26, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Red Sea Jazz Festival Jazz Camp
Eilat Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Red Sea Jazz Festival Jazz Camp
Eilat Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Red Sea Jazz Festival Jazz Camp
Eilat Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Chareneé Wade
Red Sea Jazz Festival Jazz Camp
Eilat Israel
http://en.redseajazz.co.il
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Chareneé Quartet
Jazz in the Valley Festival
Poughkeepsie/NY
http://jazzinthevalleyny.org
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Ladies Sing the Blues: Chareneé Wade/Catherine Russell/Brianna Thomas
R& B Festival @ MetroTech Commons
Brooklyn, NY
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Saturday, July 23, 2016
Ladies Sing the Blues: Chareneé Wade/Catherine Russell/Brianna Thomas
Caramoor Jazz Festival
Katonah/NY
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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Newark Museum Jazz in the Garden Series
Newark/New Jersey
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Monday, June 27, 2016
Swing: A Summer Cocktail Party
The Appel Room: Jazz at Lincoln Center
NY, NY
Join us! Charenee Wade will be receiving the 2016 Swing Millenial Award!
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Saturday, June 25, 2016
Charenee Wade and TRanscendance
Ginny's Supperclub
Harlem, NY
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Abrahm.in.Motion w/Chareneé Wade
Festival of Arts and Ideas
New Haven/CT
http://www.artidea.org/abrahaminmotion
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Abrahm.in.Motion w/Chareneé Wade
Festival of Arts and Ideas
New Haven/CT
http://www.artidea.org/abrahaminmotion
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Abrahm.in.Motion w/Chareneé Wade
Festival of Arts and Ideas
New Haven/CT
http://www.artidea.org/abrahaminmotion
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quintet
Discover Jazz Festival
Burlington, VT
http://www.discoverjazz.com
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Lynne Arriale/Grace Kelly/Chareneé Wade
Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society
Half Moon Bay/CA
http://www.bachddsoc.org
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Lynne Arriale/Grace Kelly/Chareneé Wade
Jazz on the Hill
San Jose/CA
http://www.jazzonthehill.org/artists.php
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Charenée Wade Quintet
Jacksonville Jazz Festival
Jacksonville/Florida
http://www.jacksonvillejazzfest.com
Friday, May 6, 2016
NCCU Jazz Big Band featuring Charenée Wade
Art of Cool Music Festival
Durham, North Carolina
http://www.aocfestival.org
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Aaron Diehl Quartet w/Charenée Wade
Izzy Asper Jazz
Winnipeg/Manitoba
http://www.izzyasperjazz.com
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Aaron Diehl Quartet w/Charenée Wade
Izzy Asper Jazz
Winnipeg/Manitoba
http://www.izzyasperjazz.com
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Rigas Ritmi Festival
Rigas/Latvia
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.rigasritmi.lv
Friday, April 8, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Rigas Ritmi Festival
Rigas/Latvia
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.rigasritmi.lv
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Charenée Wade Quartet
Rigas Ritmi Jazz Festival
Riga/Latvia
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.rigasritmi.lv
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Club Unterfahrt
Munich/Germany
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.unterfahrt.de
Monday, April 4, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Duc des Lombards
Paris, France
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.ducdeslombards.com
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Northsea Jazz Club
Amsterdam/The Netherlands
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.northseajazzclub.com
Friday, April 1, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Jazz Club Hannover
Hannover/Germany
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.jazz-club.de
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
A-Trane Jazz Club
Berlin, Germany
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.a-trane.de
Wednesday, March 30 2016
Charenee Wade Quartet
Jazz Club Tonne
Dresden, Germany
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.jazzclubtonne.de
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Chareneé Wade Quartet
Jazz Dock
Prague, Czech Republic
Oscar Perez (piano) , Paul Beaudry (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.jazzdock.cz
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Charenée Wade
DeMiero Jazz Fest
Edmonds, WA
http://www.demierojazzfest.com
Friday, February 19, 2016
Charenee Wade Quintet
(le) poisson rouge
New York
Lakecia Benjamin (alto sax), Oscar Perez ( piano) , Lonnie Plaxico (bass), Darrell Green (drums)
http://www.lpr.com

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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
Upcoming Workshop.....

Summer Jazz Workshop: The Art of Vocal Improvisation
August 27th, 2pm-4pm
$45 in advanced, $55 at the door
Location: NYC

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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.

To sign-up for private lessons and/ group classes, please submit request to info.chareneemusic@gmail.com.