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Alison Cecile Johns

Alison Cecile Johns is a vocalist and composer with one foot in the world of Jazz, rock and R&B, and the other in an open field of world music and electronica. Legendary composer Pauline Oliveros praised her “spiritual voice”, and she has worked with composers as diverse as Sebastian Robin Craig, Jonas Muller, and Detroit Escalator Company's Neil Ollivierra.

“What makes a singer great is honesty, the resonance between their “outer” voice and your “inner” one,” she says. “While you have to do the hard work to develop technically and establish your own point of view, the thing that takes you, as a performer, that one step higher is in the spirit and the heart.”

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Albums

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Rob Reddy Rob Reddy
saxophone
Tony Adamo Tony Adamo
vocalist
Norman David Norman David
saxophone
Sal La Rocca Sal La Rocca
bass, acoustic
Maureen Choi Maureen Choi
violin
Anton Schwartz Anton Schwartz
sax, tenor
Kayle Brecher Kayle Brecher
vocalist
Tommy Smith Tommy Smith
sax, tenor
Harrison Goldberg Harrison Goldberg
saxophone
Jon Dreyer Jon Dreyer
bass, acoustic
Thomas Steffen Thomas Steffen
arranger
LJ Folk LJ Folk
vocalist

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