Vocalist, Band Leader, Session Singer and DJ: Clare Maloney can do it all. Trained in Opera, Jazz, Musical Theater and Pop styles, vocalist Clare Maloney has been hailed as "the go-to professional" for her thoughtful artistry, incredible voice, and skillful ability to move between musical genres. As a freelance artist based in New York City, Clare's unique versatility as a singer is evidenced by the wide range of musical projects on her calendar: studio and session work, headlining performances at music clubs and restaurants, fronting a successful entertainment band that plays for weddings and private and corporate events, as well as engagements with opera companies, professional choirs and orchestras in venues such as Carnegie Hall, Symphony Space, 92nd St. Y, Merkin Concert Hall, The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. In addition to her work in NYC, Clare has performed extensively throughout the US and across the pond in Italy, France, Belgium and Ireland. Clare has over a decade of experience performing classical repertoire for private events, weddings and corporate functions, and additionally, she has over 15 years of experience as a cantor in the Catholic Church, and has been a cantor and soloist for weddings of all faith backgrounds. In addition to English, she is able to sing in Italian, Spanish, French, German, Latin, Hebrew and Gaelic (Irish). Her repertoire includes big band and jazz standards, rock & roll oldies, 70s disco, 80s dance tunes, 90s pop and r&b favorites, today's biggest dance and radio hits, broadway favorites, opera, and folk and world music.
She is available as a solo singer, with a pianist, with her backing band of 3 - 10 pieces, or is able to perform as a solo artist with high quality backing tracks that create the atmosphere of a full orchestra. In addition, she has a full PA sound system and is able to DJ music for any kind of event, or put together a music package that includes both live singing and DJ-ing for your event. She is happy to take time and work with you to design a musical program that suits your needs.