London, United Kingdom
A Singers Masterclass Special with Award winning Jazz/Soul Vocalist Julie Dexter!
All the way from Atlanta Georgia, coming home to the UK, one of our most exciting artists to date! "Sensational yet subtle. A singer to die for who creates an urgent need for superlatives yet to be invented." Meet Julie Dexter, a world renowned, award winning, British vocalist considered by many to be one of the most influential female vocalists of our generation. Julie will be giving a one off Masterclass for Singer/Artists in London.
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Meet Julie Dexter, a world renowned, award winning, British singer, songwriter and producer considered by many to be one of the most influential female vocalists of our generation. Having shared the spotlight with a host of cutting-edge artists, including Mint Condition, Caron Wheeler, Jill Scott, Lalah Hathaway, Omar, Ledisi, Doug Carn, Third World and Maxi Priest to name a few, Julie not only holds up her own with them but has been praised and respected by them too.
Influenced by legends such as Nancy Wilson, Abbey Lincoln, and Bob Marley, as well as popular icons Omar and Sade, Julie takes classic soul to the heart of Artistry. Fans and critics across the globe have followed her journey through the circles of Jazz, Broken-Beat, Bossa-Nova, Reggae, Afro-Beat and Soul and she was recently honored at the Black Women in Jazz Awards with the Afro Caribbean Soul of Jazz Award.
It was in 1999 that Julie took a leap of faith and moved to Atlanta, Georgia where she now resides. She launched her own label, Ketch A Vibe Records and in 2000 released the critically acclaimed EP Peace of Mind, followed by Dexterity (2002) ,Conscious (2005) and New Again (2011). Moon Bossa, a collaboration with Khari Simmons was released in 2007 and her single "Ketch A Vibe" was featured in national radio ads for Democratic Presidential Candidate Senator Barack Obama. Her latest release is due out this summer.
From Jazz to World Music, Soul and beyond, Julie Dexter is one of an elite few whose talent can transcend genres. She makes it all work on her own terms, as an audaciously independent artist with an undeniable connection to her audience.
Don’t miss the experience of Julie Dexter.
In the Masterclass you will learn .....................................
-Explore tone & confidence Musicianship skills
-Vocal techniques As well as receive individual feedback on your vocal abilities.
-Questions and answer session also included.
Do not miss this rare opportunity to learn from Julie Dexter.
Buy your cheaper priced early bird tickets from Eventbrite
Arrival time/Register 5.45-6pm
Start time: 6pm
Light refreshments provided
Address: The Courtyard Theatre 40 Pitfield Street Old Street London N1 6EU
Old street station - 5 minutes walk
Shoreditch high street overground - 7 minutes walk
Free Parking on neighbouring streets (7 minutes walk towards hackney)