Christopher Turner

A mix of soul and jazz is what come to ear, but this classically trained, crooner deftly combines streams of jazz, hip-hop, funk, and soul in his music; he’s as comfortable with falsetto and scatting as he is with laying down smooth and creative phrasings. Chris is the modern day Frank SInatra or Nat KIng Cole... Chris Turner a vocalist from Oakland, California when asked, what is your profession, his response is, “ Music is what I do…” It was at the age of 4 when he began to get that feeling, that itch to become a musician. Chris’s Dad a singer; and he wanted to do the same. While attending his father’s gig he asked his Dad between sets to let him sing and in less than 5 minutes he taught Chris the song, “He's Got the World In His Hands.” Chris learned it, sung it, and by the end of the song he had the house

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What happens when you mix Nat King Cole, Donny Hathaway and Stevie Wonder...you get Chris Turner Classic Songs from yesterday with a new age Swag!
Primary Instrument

Vocalist

Location

new york, NY

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Credentials/Background

contact ctsings5@gmail.com for further info

Discography

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