Shades of Shirley Horn (Self-Produced) is a heartfelt tribute to the late pianist/singer by vocalist CONIECE WASHINGTON. Horn had a tendency to sing many of her songs at amazing slow tempi, but there was always a swing feeling underneath all that she sang. Washington has the swing feeling, but is less inclined to bring the tempo of her performances to the paces where Horn often went. Her band includes Thad Wilson on trumpet, Carl Carrington on flute, David B. Cole on guitar, Vince Evans on…
Coniece Washington is a Jazz Vocalist and recording artist who captivates her audience with her distinctive Sultry Sweet stylings, comparable to none. Her influences are Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, Nancy Wilson, Billie Holiday, Carmen McRae and numerous gospel artists. Born in Trenton, New Jersey, Coniece developed her love for music at an early age, singing at her Grandmother’s Church. As a young adult, she served in the US Army and continued expressing her talent and passion for music by performing at various night clubs and venues here in the states and in Germany. She is a trained vocalist and can be seen performing at various venues in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area, including Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, Twins Jazz, The Carlyle Club, Mr. Henry’s , The Georgetown Ritz Carlton ,Cafe Agape and Westminster Presbyterian Church Friday Night Jazz. Coniece has also performed at the historic Blues Alley, The Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival and The Annual Preservation of Jazz Festival. Coniece is a rare talent that will leave you wanting more and more of her gifted voice and presence. Her passion is singing and her goal is to present the Great American Song Book with integrity.
Coniece Sings at JACS
Support JACS and enjoy a great show for only $10.00
Coniece Washington Sings at Cafe Agape
An Evening of Jazz
Coniece Sings at the DC Jazz Festival
Celebrate the DC Jazz Festival's Friends & Family Day with your family.
Coniece Sings/Mother's Day Brunch
Come out and celebrate your Mother, Sister, Wife , Friend etc. Enjoy the music and the great food with Pianist Adam Faulk and Bassist Lee Smith. Tickets are only $20.00
Coniece Washington WPFW Live @5
5PM Listen via wpfw.org 89.3 as I sing and talk about my new CD Shades of Shirley Horn.
Coniece Washington CD Release Party
Coniece will perform songs from her new CD " Shades of Shirley Horn". PURCHASE TICKETS VIA: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4026210 Call Ms. Lavenia if you have questionsall Levenia Nessmitt via 301-596-5128. Pianist/Music Director Vince Evans, Bassist Wes Biles, Drummer JC Jefferson
Jazz One Presents Songs of Love with Guest Vocalist Coniece Washington
Jazz One Presents Songs of Love with Guest Vocalist Coniece Washington at An die Musik . "Great Jazz Venue 2016, 2018, 2018" DownBeat Magazine Time: 7PM AND 9PM Admission: Single $15.00, Couple: $25.00 Purchase tickets via www.andiemusiklive.com or at the door.
Jazz & More
Free Off St. Parking Admission $20.00
Coniece Sings Jazz At The Big Easy
Enjoy an intimate evening of jazz in a cozy place filled with friends and family. Coniece will be accompanied by Pianist Arron Graves and Bassist Lee Smith. Admission $15.00
Coniece Sings At The Grove
Free Admission and Parking Lot.
Coniece Sings with the Robert Penn Blues Band
Coniece Sings At The Groove First Friday
Coniece Sings at the beautiful Grove Res! Featuring Guitarist David Cole and Bassist Nero Patrick. FREE Admission with food or drink. Free Parking Lot No reservations needed
Coniece Sings At The Grove First Fridays
Free Admission! Free Parking! Off of Rt. 24 (Central Ave) near Sixth Flags.
American Veterans Awards Dinner
Private After 5 Event for AMVET members and guests.