Upcoming Dates

Apr 25, 2019
Baltimore, MD
Press Play is a vinyl listening event featuring the newest releases from Cecily, Josh Lay, and Marcus. The event includes a short interview with each artist by host Mashari Grissom, and a group listen of their newly released vinyl albums. Press Play USA is for music lovers, bloggers, music reviewers, DJs, curators, media, photographers, tastemakers, artists, and musicians.
May 11, 2019
Washington, DC
Cecily will be performing on the Industrial Bank Stage during DC's Funk Parade. Funk Parade is a one-of-a-kind day fair, parade and music festival in Washington DC's U. Street neighborhood. The entire day's events are free.

Past Dates

Apr 18, 2019
Washington, DC
Cecily will perform as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Take 5 Series. This show is free and all ages, and will take place in the Kogod Courtyard.
Mar 15, 2019
New York, NY
Cecily will explore the themes of Love and Freedom through the works of Soul Music's luminaries. Celebrating Women's History Month, Cecily will focus on the contributions of Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan, Minnie Riperton, Gladys Knight and others. This show is free and all-ages.
Feb 14, 2019
Washington, DC
Valentine's Day
Cecily and her trio will present an evening of love songs, from romantic jazz standards to classic R&B. The evening will include a prefixe 4-course menu. Doors will open at 6:30PM. The first show will start at 7:30PM. The second show will begin at 10PM.
Feb 10, 2019
Nairobi, Nairobi
Sofar Sounds is a community of thousands of artists, hosts, fans, travelers and more, putting on hundreds of secret, intimate events per month, across 425 cities around the world.
A DC native - Cecily has opened for award winning artists like Gregory Porter and Jose James. In 2017, Cecily and her band were invited by the US Embassy to perform in Colombia at the VI Annual Mompox Jazz Festival. Now, she's dedicating her talents in "Soul” Music and Storytelling to explore the contributions DC has made to the music scene. Look forward to songs by Duke Ellington, Gil Scott- Heron, and Roberta Flack
Dec 11, 2018
Washington, DC
Cecily and Gina met during their year in the Strathmore Artist-in-Residence program, during which they began to collaborate. For one night only, they will bring their unique blend of jazz, folk, and R&B to the Pie Shop, a new music venue located above Dangerously Delicious.
Nov 08, 2018
Washington, DC
Nozolo Soul Suite at Smith Public Trust
The band for the night, Deacon Izzy and the Congregation, will take you on a musical journey featuring R&B/soul with various infused flavors. Featured vocalist, DC's own Cecily, will be giving you more original tunes and favorites. Nozolo Soul Suite is guaranteed to scratch your itch for classic hits, as well as new music and sonic freestyles. Dance and mingle with like minded music lovers and be an architect of future Nozolo Music events.
Oct 20, 2018
Washington, DC
Celebrating the eightieth birth year of the legendary R&B singer songwriter, Blue Note recording artist José James presents "Lean On Me: José James celebrates Bill Withers. Cecily and her acoustic trio will be opening the show at 8PM.
Cecily will be performing at MPA Artfest at McLean Central Park. This is a FREE festival with some of the DC area's most acclaimed artists. There'll be food trucks, craft beers and the adjacent curated visual arts festival.
Oct 05, 2018
10 PM
New York, NY
The Apollo Music Café series is designed to bring independent, cutting-edge artists to a forward-thinking audience. Featuring diverse performances across a myriad of genres, this monthly series showcases artists drawn from the independent music scene who are destined to impact the way music is heard and experienced. As part of their Late Night Series , Cecily and Kyla Jade of NBC's The Voice, will perform.
Cecily will perform acoustic versions of songs from her album Songs of Love and Freedom, as well as classic soul and jazz from Nina Simone, Aretha Franklin and others. This is a free, all-ages show.