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Aubrey Johnson

Aubrey Johnson is a New York-based vocalist, composer, and educator who specializes in jazz, Brazilian, and creative contemporary music. Aubrey teaches in the jazz programs at Montclair University, Queens College, and in the voice department at Berklee College of Music. She has performed and/or recorded with Billy Childs, Jimmy Cobb, John Patitucci, Janis Siegel (Manhattan Transfer), John Zorn’s Mycale Vocal Quartet, Fred Hersch, among many others. Aubrey recorded on Bobby McFerrin’s 2010 Grammy-nominated release, “VOCAbuLaries”, Arturo O'Farrill's 2020 Grammy Award- winning album “Four Questions”, and on Lyle Mays’ 2021 Grammy Award-winning recording “Eberhard”. Her performing and teaching has taken her throughout the US and Canada and to Central and South America, Europe, and Asia. Aubrey’s debut record, Unraveled, featuring her original music and arrangements and produced by Steve Rodby of the Pat Metheny Group, was released on Outside In Music in March of 2020.

Awards

"Outstanding Performance - Jazz Vocalist" 2010 DownBeat Student Music Awards "Best Jazz Vocalist" 2008 DownBeat Student Music Awards "Outstanding Performance - Jazz Vocalist" 2007 DownBeat Student Music Awards


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Primary Instrument

Voice / vocals

Location

New York City

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

Montclair State University - jazz department Queens College - jazz department Berklee College of Music - voice department New England Conservatory - vocal jazz ensemble director

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Album Discography

Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Justin Page and...

Temporal Acuity Publishing
2021

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This is Our...

Next Level
2021

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Eberhard

Self Produced
2021

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Intimate Strangers

Biophilia Records
2021

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Unraveled

Outside in Music
2020

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Andy's Lament

From: Puppets: The Music of Gregg Hill
By Aubrey Johnson

Night

From: Intimate Strangers
By Aubrey Johnson

They Say There Are Beautiful Trees

From: This is Our Environment
By Aubrey Johnson

Karate

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

These Days

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Dindi

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

The Peacocks

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Voice Is Magic

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Lie In Wait

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Happy To Stay

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Unraveled

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Love Again

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

No More 'I Love You's

From: Unraveled
By Aubrey Johnson

Two Islands III

From: Atwood Suites
By Aubrey Johnson

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