Simona Daniele

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Simona Daniele

Saturday, April 27, 2024 7:00pm


Simona Daniele, an Italian vocalist, vocal coach, and instructor based in New York City, has had a remarkable musical journey. Her talent has led her to perform at prestigious festivals and venues, showcasing her exceptional skills.

Born in Calabria, in Vibo Valentia and raised in Lombardia, in Monza, her performances have graced renowned stages like Jazz at Lincoln Center and Expo Dubai 2020 with the Italian National Jazz Orchestra. Simona participated in the Milan jazz festival JAZZMI and the Peperoncino Jazz Festival New York edition, as well as the Sicilia Jazz Festival in Palermo, leaving a lasting impression on the audience. She captivated listeners at esteemed venues in Italy, including the Blue Note Milano and the Auditorium Parco Della Musica in Rome.  She even had the opportunity to perform at historical locations and museums such as Castello Sforzesco, Pinacoteca di Brera, and Museo Del ‘900.

Taking her musical journey further, Simona was awarded a Fulbright scholarship in 2022, which led her to the heart of jazz, New York City. There, she pursued her second Master’s degree in Jazz Performance at The City College of New York, immersing herself in the vibrant and diverse jazz scene of the city.

Simona’s dedication and artistry have been evident throughout her journey. In 2021, she qualified first at the vocal auditions for the National Jazz Orchestra of Italian Conservatories. The same year, she successfully earned her Master’s degree in Jazz Performance from the prestigious Milan Conservatory of Music Giuseppe Verdi, graduating cum laude with an honorable mention.

In terms of recognition and accolades, Simona’s talent has not gone unnoticed. In 2019, she received a special mention in the Jazz Soloists category of the National Arts Award, paying tribute to the iconic Italian singer-songwriter Pino Daniele. Additionally, she won the audience award at the “Chicco Bettinardi” national competition held at Piacenza Jazz Club in 2020.



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