Whitney Marchelle Her style encompasses many aspects of American Music form to Contemporary,straight-ahead jazz/traditional, bebop, funk, R&B & folk. Whitney sings, plays piano/guitar,is a songwriter & arranges.
Venue performances in the New York area: The Apollo, United Nations,Carnegie Hall, Blue Note,Cheri’s,The Mist,Abyssinsian Jazz Vespers, Minton’s Harlem,BET,Zinc Bar,Cotton Club, Jazz Foundation Events,Harlem Walk & Jazzmobile 50th 2014.
International performances include: Dusit Dubai Hotel, Singapore Harry’s Bar, Hilton Hotel, ABC SuperStars Event Hawaii,
Berklee Conservatory Kobe Japan.
Other performances: Fox Theater, Grammy Events, Eastman, Rochester Memorial Art Gallery. Iowa Polo assoc and Bethpage Polo Club ( sang Star Spangled banner).Singpaore lighting of the torches.Chris evert Tennis classics.The Velvet Note.
Artist sung with: Herbie Hancock, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Clark Terry, Wycliffe Gordon,Eric Lewis,Curtis Lundy,Tom Browne,Jonathan Batiste, Frank Lacy, Kimberly Thompson, Brandi Disterheft, Sugar Hill Quartet,Tia Fuller ,Camile Thurman,Duane Eubanks, Wayne Newton,Bill Saxton,Danny Mixon, Abbyssian, &Harlem Gospel Choir’s, Sylvia Cuenca , Don Freidman, Marcus Mclorin, Patience Higgins,Reginald Veal,Mustafa Big band ,Drake University Big Band,Michael Powers,Gary Motley,Don Deigo,Chester Whitmore,Taurus Mateen, Sabu Adeoyla,Dwight Dickerson, Russell Hall, Champion Fulton,Dezron Douglas & More.
Commercials: Spike Lee’s -State Farm Insurance, Mr. Gadget.
Studio : Quincy Jones, Steve Turre, Ray Charles,Jeremy Pelt,
Festivals: Rochester Jazz Xerox ,Art Deco South Beach, Jazz In July,Atlanta Jazz,Pine Grill, African Arts,Sentosa Balloon,Lady’s Got Chops, Black Arts,Abbey Lincoln Tribute (Played Piano & Sang), Eastman Women in Music Festival,Brownstone Jazz, George Eastman House. Young Gifted and Black Awards,UWA Summer Jazz Festival.
Opened for: Kiss, Bill Withers, Fathead Newman, Donny Hathaway, James Brown (Ceasars Palace known as Jackson Sisters)
Sang for 5 Presidents & several Government Events (big band,guitar,piano or group).
Write up’s: Jazz Times, Jazziz, Alize La Vie Magazine.
“whitney marchelle discography in David Kastins book, Nicas Dream for her rendition of Pannonica My little Butterfly…”
“a swinger of immense energy; a fearless scat artist, able to handle overdubbing flawlessly; and she even plays piano on a couple of tracks.” Harvey Sider Jazz Times.