With a rich colourful voice and sensitivity and technique Sherrita has the ability to be versatile in many different styles ranging from Gospel, Pop, Jazz, Dance, Musical Theater and Opera.
She began her professional singing career at the Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles where she sang at the Los Angeles Opera (Dorothy Chandler Pavilion) in ”Orpheus in the Underworld” and “Hope of the Heart” at the Mark Taper Forum and the Pasadena Performing Arts Center. During this period she also performed in concert tours throughout Europe with the Albert McNeil Jubilee Singers, world renown choir specializing in Gospel and African-American Spirituals.
After many years in New York, Sherrita decided to move to Italy and she continues to sing professionally styles ranging from Gospel, Pop, Jazz, Dance, Musical theatre and Opera. She has performed in important music festivals ranging from Gospel, Jazz and Blues, such as the “Legnago Gospel Festival” the Varese “Black and Blues” Festival.
She has sung in the various opera houses of Northern Italy such as Teatro Donizetti di Bergamo, Teatro Fraschini di Pavia, Teatro Coccia di Novara as one of the 3 operatic sopranos in the operatic-rock musical “Notorius.”
She has collaborated on a variety of dance single covers such as “No One” by Alicia Keys and “I Will Survive” and has recorded dance singles with some of the most noted DJ’s in Italy such as DJ Molella, Paolo Ortelli, DJ Tato and Samuele Sartini. She also collaborated on the hit album of Mondo Marcio 2006 “Dentro la scatola” with the song “Segui la stella”. Television appearances include “Sei un mito” where she energetically imitated Tina Turner, “I raccomandati” where she sang a medley with her friend Carol Alt and the Maurizio Costanzo Show “Tutte le mattine” where she sang the Gershwin classic “Summertime” with the orchestra of Demo Morselli.
Line up Options:
Soloist with background music
Soloist with piano
With 5 piece to 20 piece band
With 40 piece Gospel Choir