Multi-Talented Damien Sneed Takes Opera To New Level at Carnegie Hall

Composer and pianist Damien Sneed premiered his new opera, “Our Journey: 400 Years from Africa to Jamestown,” at Carnegie Hall’sIsaac Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage on Friday, October 11, 2019, at the Sphinx Organization Performance and Gala, sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Robert F. Smith. Sneed joined fellow Sphinx Medal of Excellence recipients and the … More Multi-Talented Damien Sneed Takes Opera To New Level at Carnegie Hall

Damien Sneed Presents The Third Annual Levites’ Gathering in New York City

Conductor, pianist, producer and recording artist Damien L. Sneed presents The Third Annual Levites’ Gathering on Wednesday, June 8th through Saturday, June 11th at The Cathedral at Greater Faith, where Bishop Michel White-Haynes is Senior Pastor. The Cathedral at Greater Faith is located at 4214 White Plains Road, Bronx, New York.  The conference is a … More Damien Sneed Presents The Third Annual Levites’ Gathering in New York City

Press Play: Damien Sneed And Chorale Le Chateau Abyssinian Mass ‘God’s Prayer’

The piece was originally composed for the bicentennial of New York’s Abyssinian Baptist Church, but, over 24 days and 5,347 miles, the ensemble performed this historic combination of jazz and gospel in churches and theaters all over the United States. Damien Sneed  conducted the orchestra  for Marsalis’ Abyssinian Mass with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and … More Press Play: Damien Sneed And Chorale Le Chateau Abyssinian Mass ‘God’s Prayer’

Music Pick: ‘The Abyssinian Mass’ With Wynton Marsalis Features Damien Sneed

Raise your voices and lift your hearts as Blue Engine Records releases The Abyssinian Mass by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis featuring Damien Sneed and Chorale Le Chateau with Special Guest Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III on March 18, 2016. The Abyssinian Mass—a landmark collaboration of jazz, gospel, instrumentation and vocals —marks Marsalis’s … More Music Pick: ‘The Abyssinian Mass’ With Wynton Marsalis Features Damien Sneed

First Look At How Damien Sneed Changes Game With New Film ‘Everyone Has a Place’

What happens when you take a world renowned artist and you give him some of the best voices in music? ‘Everyone Has A Place’ is the answer. Multi-genre recording artist and the Sphinx Medal of Excellence recipient Damien L. Sneed presents Everyone Has a Place at a series of film festivals this summer. Sneed stars … More First Look At How Damien Sneed Changes Game With New Film ‘Everyone Has a Place’