LOS ANGELES, May 6, 2014 - Volora Howell a talented jazz vocalist, producer, artist and entrepreneur who has been compared to Phyllis Hyman, this soulful chanteuse has her own voice and style and a five octave range that sends chills down your spine has signed with Tsunami Worldwide Media. An agency that develops artists, authors and producers into global brands, Tsunami Worldwide Media is proud to add Volora to their portfolio of clients. As a vocalist Volora has performed in various New York City hotspots, the Lenox Lounge, Blue Note, Sugar Hill Bistro, Copeland’s and the 5-Spot among others. Volora has continued to perform globally performed at the Royal Mansour in Marrakech Morocco and has toured in Italy, Japan, Morocco, the UK , Trinidad and Tobago and Grenada just to name a few!
Volora is the Executive Producer of Sahara Entertainment Productions which creates original programming for television and President of Sahara Entertainment Inc. a music enterprise. She created THE VOLORA SHOW an original variety entertainment television series that originated on Time Warner New York Cable airing in primetime reaching over 850,000 viewers, the show then went nationwide on BET J Network in over 25 million homes. Volora had the pleasure of interviewing celebrities such as
Grammy Award winner John Legend, Grammy Nominee Ledisi, A Tribute Show to the late Donna Summers, The Amazing Diana Ross.
Growing up in Newark, New Jersey, Volora Howell graduated from the prestigious Arts High School which produced such talents as Sarah Vaughn, Savion Glover, Wayne Shorter, Tony Award winner Melba Moore, jazz vocal legend Andy Bey and James Moody. She studied classical music, gospel, voice and music theory for four years, before going on to earn a B.S. in Journalism from Suffolk University and a Masters from Cambridge College. Volora then took time to study voice at the New England Conservatory of Music. Thereafter, Volora worked as a Jazz Journalist for WILD Boston Radio, and as a JAZZ Editor for Harlem Times; as a free-lance Reporter for NBC Affiliate Boston WBZ-TV and as an associate producer for Black News Boston a (CBS Affiliate).
The former CEO of JAZZ at Lincoln Center; Hughlyn Fierce gave Volora rave reviews upon listening to her original music CD which comprised the full range of Volora’s talents. “With Volora Howell, the magic never stops nor does the amazing music and overall dynamic approach she is a fire brand, our firm plans to expand her brand globally in all areas and we are excited that international music industry expert Monica Scheepers of Monica Scheepers International and Mo-music has just joined the Volora team” states Melissa McComas of Tsunami Worldwide Media.
Currently Volora is working on her next CD, penning her first book, currently designing the Volora Show for a return to television, while planning with her team for her next world tour. For a sneak peak at Volora’s incredible range of music take a listen by clicking on the link below.
Media Contact: Monica Scheepers; for Volora Howell
Monica Scheepers International
Media Contact: Melissa McComas, Manager for Volora Howell
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