Shakera is funky, sassy, and a beautiful performer!
Montclair, New Jersey native, moved to Philadelphia to study jazz at
Temple University, received BA in Jazz Voice. Continued studies at the
University of the Arts, completed MM in Jazz Studies; formed Shakera
Jones Quartet, performs original Jazz Soul music and original jazz
standard arrangement, has performed at premier jazz venues, taught
voice at Freedom Theatre and Point Breeze Perfoming Arts Center.
Currently performs in Philadelphia and is a Music Educator with M.ED in
Recorded two live Cds (2005/2008), working on recording for 2012. Lives
to perform and inspire the younger generation to be better people through
- Stevie Wonder - Songs in the Key of Life
- John Coltrane - OLE`
- Marvin Gaye - Here My Dear