Born: June 17, 1965
New York City-based jazz & big band vocalist, Terese Genecco, has hit both coasts by storm. She began with a bang as San Francisco's “Entertainer of the Year,” and, in New York City, has received a coveted Back Stage Bistro Award, an OUTMusic Award, 2 MAC Awards, and for two years in a row has been named to TIME OUT NEW YORK Magazine's TOP TEN BEST lists.
Terese Genecco & Her Little Big Band currently headline in New York City in Broadway's Longest Running Nightclub Act, appearing monthly, at The Iridium Jazz Club in Times Square. The Little Big Band members include Barry Levitt on piano, Tom Hubbard on bass, Joe Abba on drums (with a special guest appearance by Michael Berkowitz,) Mayra Casales on Latin Percussion, Sean Harkness on guitar, Cliff Lyons on tenor sax, Kenny Lavender on trumpet (with a special guest appearance by Grammy winner, Lew Soloff,) and Mark Miller on trombone....
Backed by an ace band, Genecco sets the room swinging with her bouncy, snappy, zippy, frisky retro fun! ~TIME OUT NEW YORK
My name is Rob and I am a Geneccoholic. ~www.NiteLifeExchange.com
I never thought anyone could capture the spirit of Frances Faye...until I heard Terese Genecco. What a gem! ~JACK MR BONGO COSTANZO
Guaranteed to put a smile on your face! 'Drunk With Love' is INTOXICATING! ~BAY AREA REPORTER
How refreshing this work is, and how studiously the singer did her homework...
LocationNew York, NY
Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students
Credentials/BackgroundWith a BFA in MUSICAL THEATER from SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, and 10+ years of performance experience, Terese is available for professional voice training and performance coaching to singers dedicated to making a career in the entertainment industry. Coaching sessions include vocal technique and production, physical movement, lyric interpretation, comic timing, mic and sound equipment technique, and basic music theory...