Why hire Tenya Colemon?
2012 ARTS & SCIENCE COUNCIL - REGIONAL ARTIST PROJECT GRANT RECIPIENT
JAZZ MUSICIAN (Vocalist)
Her vocal stylings are born from a homogenous infusion of Mississippi blues and traditional jazz at its peak. The sultry of mauve and indigo meets the pink of Flamingos flying to places near and far. Close your eyes and experience Tenya!
Born in Mississippi, Tenya began singing at the tender age of 4. After years of performing at churches and area festivals, Tenya and her family sought professional training in an effort to further develop her vocal instrument.
Tenya continued her music and vocal studies throughout her primary education as well as through her undergraduate studies in Mississippi (Mississippi University for Women) and her graduate studies in Atlanta, Ga., (Clark-Atlanta University). Tenya has studied with several vocal coaches, including legendary jazz vocalist, Sheila Jordan, Dena DeRose and Madeline Eastman .
Tenya has worked with countless local and regional bands and has opened for national headliners such as: Donald Harrison.
Tenya has become a local favorite, headlining professionally at festivals, special events and clubs.
What to Expect
I have my own PA System.
Available for Your
Bar/Lounge, Corporate Event, Festival, Grand Opening, Hotel, Launch Party, Luncheon/Tea, Private Party, Restaurant, Sporting Event, Wedding Reception