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Katie Bull is a jazz vocalist and multi-media writer/performer living in New York City since birth. Her premiere CD Conversations with the Jokers (with Michael Jefry Stevens, Lou Grassi, Joe Fonda) was released in March 2003 and received excellent critical notices. Conversations was on 12 Top Ten CMJ Radio charts culminating in an invitation to sing at Jazzweek’s kick-off to the Rochester International Jazz Festival, at the Montage. In 2005 she released LOVE SPOOK (with Michael Jefry Stevens, Joe Fonda, & Frank Kimbrough, Martin Wind - two trios with Matt Wilson as the drummer for both; and THE BULL FONDA DUO: CUP OF JOE, NO BULL, with Joe Fonda, bass. In 2009 She released THE STORY, SO FAR with Michael Jefry Stevens, Frank Kimbrough, Joe Fonda, Harvey Sorgen, Matt Wilson, and Jeff Lederer. All these albums were on Corn Hill Indie, Katie's indie label. In June 2011 the Innova Label released Katie's album FREAK MIRACLE with Frank Kimbrough, Landon Knoblock, Joe Fonda, Harvey Sorgen, Jeff Lederer, and Ayelete Rose Gottlieb (guest vocals). .

Over the years Katie has appeared with numerous musicians including pianists Landon Knoblock, Michael Jefry Stevens, Frank Kimbrough, and Joshua Wolf; percussionists Lou Grassi, Matt Wilson, Derick Dickins, Harvey Sorgen, George Schuller, and Jon Wikan; bass players Joe Fonda, Martin Wind, Hilliard Greene, John Menegon, and Cameron Brown. and various reed players - most regularly with Jeff Lederer. Recently Katie collaborated with Ras Moshe, in his Large Unit, at the Brech Forum. She sang regularly at The Local 269 during the Evolvoing Music Series, curated by Fay Victor, and has been singing lately at the Arts for Arts Vision Festival venue the Clemente Soto Velez, as well as The University of the Streets, both in NYC, Manhattan.

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”Katie Bull likes to pick you up with her SuperSonic Trailways bus and then drop you off in a very wild part of town. You may be disoriented and perhaps a bit scared but you know you are going to have a groovy time. You always meet nice folks also.”

~ Matt Wilson

go to www.katiebull.com for press quotes on all albums

Primary Instrument

Voice / vocals

Location

New York City

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

vocal production for the speaking and singing voice www.katiebull.com over 15 years of teaching experience freelance and at various studios; currently on faculty at NYU/Tish School of the Arts Atlantic Studio. Founder of Whole Body Voice.

Clinic/Workshop Information

Vocal Production & Ensemble Improvisation for the Jazz Singer Ensemble Improvisation: Instrumentalists are singers & Singers are instrumentalists - the art of playing with a singer A whole body, multi-sensory, playful approach to ensemble improvisation that engages the musicians in listening as primary. Four years of teaching clinics at La Plata EMU EDU Stageworks Tish Jazz Cabaret Workshop NYU Tish School of the Arts; culminated in performance at Joe's Pub, NYC

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Album Freak Miracle by Katie Bull

Freak Miracle

Innova Recordings
2011

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Album Cup of Joe, No Bull by Katie Bull

Cup of Joe, No Bull

Innova Recordings
2011

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Album The Story, So Far by Katie Bull

The Story, So Far

Corn Hill Indie
2008

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Album Love Spook by Katie Bull

Love Spook

Corn Hill Indie
2005

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The Crazy Poet Song

The Crazy Poet Song

Katie Bull
All Hot Bodies Radiate

Love Spook

Love Spook

Katie Bull
Love Spook

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