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Larrej Drayton

Larrej Drayton received his B.M. in Performance with a concentration in Opera Performance from the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. At his undergraduate University, he worked heavily as Assistant Artistic Director of Hub City Opera and Dance Company and assistant conductor of their productions of Opera …

Kristen Burnette

Kristen Burnette recently graduated from New York University with a Bachelor’s of Music in Music Education and a NYS Teaching Certification. Throughout her collegiate career, Kristen concentrated in voice and gained experience performing various vocal genres in the choral and solo settings. In the classroom, Kristen facilitates meaningful music-making opportunities that incorporate movement, composition, and …

Ashley D’Amico

Ashley D’Amico obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Music Education from Hofstra University with a concentration in Orchestra. Her primary instrument is the violin, but during her studies, she discovered the joys of the General Music classroom. From there, Ashley has focused on musical play and creativity. As a Reserve Teacher, she is excited …

Joell Ortiz

Brooklyn-born rapper Joell Ortiz has earned much respect throughout the hip-hop scene, receiving critical acclaim with his many albums and mixtapes, in addition to achieving mainstream success as part of the supergroup Slaughterhouse. He is renowned for his tireless worth ethic as well as his strong narrative skills and freestyling abilities. Making his proper debut …

Soul For Real

In the midst of this new era, music groups are an ever dying concept–the industry has reached a point in which it is in dire need of a group to revive it. SFR formally known as Soul For Real is just what it needs to bridge the gap. A platinum-selling R&B quartet, the group consists of four brothers Christopher …

RL

RL is a member of the record-setting R&B trio NEXT. This iconic creator has been a quiet voice and hand behind some of the popular music we enjoy daily. He is the producer/writer of songs by musical icons that we all know from, Usher, Jamie Foxx, Luther Vandross, Lil Duval to other big names like Destiny’s Child, Big …

RAII & Whitney

RAII & WHITNEY are not your typical recording artists. Although many young entertainers write, perform and sing, very few have had the opportunity to do so while sharing some of the world’s biggest stages with some of the most renowned stars…and their significant other. That is the case of RAII and Whitney, who married in …