Born: December 22, 1986
Camille Thurman, multi-talented saxophonist, flutist, vocalist, composer and educator is a young musician emerging on the horizon, acquiring an impressive list of accomplishments that extend well beyond her years. Her lush, velvety, rich & warm sound on the tenor saxophone has eluded others to compare her sound to the likeness of tenor greats Gene Ammons and Stanley Turrentine to name a few. Camille’s ability to sing 4 octaves and perform vocalese, has given her the capability to influence audiences with melodies reminiscent to the sounds of Minnie Riperton, Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan...
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Awards2012 & 2013 ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award 2013 Featured Artist/Band for the ASCAP/ Kennedy Center "Songwriters: The Next Generation" showcase 2013 ASCAP Phoebe Jacobs Prize 2013 Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition 2nd Runner Up 2012 & 2013 Saxophonist for BET Black Girls Rock All Star Band 2014 Mid Atlantic Jazz Festival Vocal Competition Finalist
OriginsHot Tone Music
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