As a 2018 Strathmore Artist-in-Residence, Cecily will join her fellow classmates for "Fresh AIR," an evening of cross-genre collaboration featuring all 6 Artists-in-Residence and our mentors.
Cecily performs an evening of music and storytelling dedicated to Washington, DC and its musical contributions to the world. Enjoy music by Duke Ellington, Gil Scott- Heron, Roberta Flack, Me’shell Ndegeocello, and more. Followed by a panel discussion on the arts & gentrification in DC.
Join us as we come together for a swinging celebration of dance and music, featuring Strathmore Artists in Residence performing works by Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, and Ella Fitzgerald. Proceeds from Cabaret benefit Strathmore’s Artist in Residence program, High School Summer Intensive, Strathmore Children’s Chorus, and Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras. Through these vibrant programs, Strathmore stewards the artistic and professional development of more than 700 young artists every year.
Cecily will be performing during The Wharf's Kickoff Celebration Weekend. This event is free and all-ages. This performance will be on the Sutton Square Stage from 4PM - 5PM.
Oct 07, 2017
North Brentwood , MD
The Prince George's Black Arts Festival celebrates Black women and women-identifying artists throughout the Diaspora; beauty standards, identity, multi-generational traditions, sisterhood, and breaks barriers. The festival will be a 1 day event featuring a full day of musical performances, a film screening, panel discussions, and an artist market. In addition, we will premiere 2 art exhibitions: “This Hair Deserves a March” and “Like Blood from a Stone”. Come join us for a night of live performances, art, vendors, food, and dancing. FIRST BLACK ARTS FESTIVAL IN THE COUNTY!
Cecily is honored to be performing at the VI Mompox Jazz Festival in Mompox, Columbia along with her band Zachary Cutler, Eliot Seppa, Joe Herrera, and Tyler Leak.
Cecily is honored to have been chosen by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities to be a featured performer at the 32nd Annual Mayor's Arts Awards, hosted at the historic Lincoln Theater.
Cecily will be performing at the Arena Stage Theater's community day & open house. This season the theater will be showing "NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN." Cecily's performance on community day will also honor Nina Simone. Also featuring live music by 3 bands, dance performances, face painting, food, and a costume sale. This event is free and family-friendly.
Aug 20, 2017
Aug 18, 2017
Cecily returns to Mr. Henry's in Capital Hill for their Friday night Jazz Dinner. Reservations are encouraged.
Aug 16, 2017
The Alma Negra Set
The Alma Negra Set
The Alma Negra Set is a fundraiser for DC-based filmmaker Falani Afrika's documentary project. Tickets are $10 at the door and standing room only.
Jun 28, 2017
Sofar Sounds House Concert
Amazing artists in intimate spaces, performing stripped-back sets to carefully curated audiences. This is a free, invite only show. Please visit the website to RSVP.
May 24, 2017
Washington , DC
My upcoming album is inspired by my meditations on self-love, growth, acceptance, hope, and peace. Come experience the new music live and feel the manifestation of this period of spiritual growth in my life. Featuring Dante Pope, Eliot Seppa, Jacob Ungerleider, and Matvei Sigalov.