Arsenal Center for the ArtsJazz At The Arsenal: Berklee faculty artists: Darcel Wilson and The Rhythm & Soul Project

Monday / March 11, 2013 / 7:30 pm
Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street
Watertown
MA
United States
02472
Darcel Wilson

 

Vocalist, Darcel Wilson possesses an engaging sound that is powerful and expressive.

Since the age of fifteen, she has lent her talents to noteworthy projects.

She has worked with Branford Marsalis, Paul Simon, Mark (Marky Mark) Wahlberg,

Walter Beasley, Fatwall Jack, Brad Delp (lead singer of Boston,) Armsted

Christian, Keith Robinson (with Metropolis,) and with Producer Dan Serafini.

She also served as Lead Session Singer and Vocal Arranger for the Broadway show

“Brooklyn, The Musical” with writers Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson. Darcel

ventured to Germany to coach German singer Ute Schoenherr, and provided vocal

production services on recording sessions in London and Los Angeles.

Darcels voice can be heard on a multitude of radio and television jingles. Credits

include CVS, McDonalds, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Filenes Basement, The WB

Network, Comcast Cable, Sprint,The Boston Herald and Many more…

Darcel co-wrote and sang on a song for the Arthritis Foundation as well. The song,

produced by George Duke, was recorded in Los Angeles at OHenry and LeGonks.

Other performers included Jeffery Osborne, Deniece Williams, Phillip Bailey,

Chante Moore, Sheila E., Boney James, Everett Harp, Lori Perri, Howard Hewitt,

Rick Braun, Kenny Lattimore, Lynn Fiddemont, and many others.

Since 1998, Darcel has worked as an instructor of Theory, Ensembles, and Voice for the

City Music Saturday Program at Berklee College of Music in Boston,

Massachusetts. She devoted nine summers to the College as a full time faculty member

in the Five-Week Summer Performance Program before joining the Ear Training

faculty in 2006.

Recently, Darcel has been very active on the international front. In 2007, she traveled

to Kobe and Nagoya, Japan as a performing clinician at Koy Conservatory. In early

2008, she accompanied Berklee College of Music for a Vocal Summit in Frieburg

Germany with fellow faculty Donna McElroy, Bob Stoloff and Dennis

Montgomery.  In Puerto Rico, Darcel taught at the Heineken Jazz Festival.

Recent Performances include The Rhythm and Soul Project in Hawaii, Teaching

seminars and performance in Valencia, Spain.

Admission: 
$20 adults/$18 members/$15 students