about - Stone Street Entertainment, LLC, Waldorf, MD
www.ssmuzic.com Booking: 240-435-7126
Stone Street Entertainment, LLC's mission is to provide bookings for our talented artists and to attain talent for our roster of first-class corporate, private and social events!
Stone Street Entertainment is a viable talent solution. We are located in the suburbs of Washington, DC in the heart of Southern Maryland. We are a Booking, Promotions, Music Management, and Event Production/Planning Service that features Jazz, Blues, R&B, Soul, Rock, and more.
Our talent is a diverse group of top-shelf professionals that are held to the highest caliber of standards.
We work with a team of professional musicians/bands that are perfect for your corporate/private event, venue, and festival.
By building collaboration between the artist and music enthusiast we play a key role in featuring quality musicians while remaining focused on delivering a quality event experience for your guests.
Our roster consists of the following talent:
"Element of Surprise" and Nexx Step."
Both groups perform a host of Motown, Soul, and R&B Music selections. You can book each group individually or enjoy the wonderful showcase that Stone Street Entertainment has compiled that features both groups. Your audience will be completely engaged when these music historians take the stage. They are always uniformly dressed for the stage with their silky soul voices and sharp dance routines!
Websites: www.ssmuzic.com Booking: 240-435-7126
Facebook: Element of Surprise Band & Show Nexx Step Band & Show
Instagram: Element of Surprise Band & Show Nexx Step Band & Show
Smooth Jazz Pianist, Kevin Howard!
Kevin Howard is an unstoppable jazz pianist, producer, and writer. Recognized as the ambassador that brought smooth jazz to his home state of Pennsylvania, Kevin has the utmost respect. No matter where his music career has guided him, he continues to brilliantly grace the stage in his native hometown of Pittsburgh. In 1999, he was inducted into the Pittsburgh's Hall of Fame and received an honorary award from the Governor.
Currently, he happily resides in Maryland, but his love for his home state continues to remain steadfast with his performances.
Kevin has shared the stage with many notable jazz greats. His repertoire includes collaborations with Marion Meadows, Norman Connors, Lonnie Liston Smith, Najee, George Benson, Roy Ayers, Pieces of a Dream, and John Legend to name a few. For a robust period, he was the Musical Director for the renowned jazz saxophonist Ronnie Laws. Kevin continues to gain recognition as he establishes flourishing relationships within the jazz community. As an artist, Kevin Howard is breaking barriers on every level!
When Kevin tickles the ivories it is apparent that his profound love is in the wonderful melodies he creates and it consistently radiates through his playing, writing and producing.
His smooth dynamic sound is demanded by many musicians/bands and his followers understand when he steps onto the stage –“Kevin came to play!” Giving his audience a funky sound to encourages them to get up and get involved!
Regardless if he is playing solo, duo or with a band on a festival stage rest assured Kevin's unique playing is going to have the audience up on their feet. He has his own amazing head-turning sound and he puts everything he has musically into his artistry.
Musically Kevin has performed on some of the most humbling smooth jazz stages worldwide. He has performed for the International Festival, Baltimore, Maryland; Jazz Under the Stars, Harrisburg, PA; Jazz on the Green, Parkersburg, WV; Mid Ohio Valley Multi-Cultural Festival, Parkersburg, WV; Million Man March Festival, Steubenville, OH; Club 501, Columbus, OH. In addition, he's performed in San Diego California (Mission Valley); San Francisco, CA; Washington, DC (Blues Alley, Carlyle Club, and other notable venues within the DC jazz scene); Atlanta, GA; Richmond, IN; Phoenix, AZ; Mellon Jazz Festival, and the Three Rivers Art Festival.
Kevin has received several notable awards and personal achievements. He's received three WAMO Best Performer Awards and a WQED Radio Harry Schwab Excellence in the Arts Award. He was voted as one of Pittsburgh's City Paper's "Top Three Jazz Bands." He also received the Champions Association's "Best Jazz Performer" Award.
His own personal productions include three albums and he is currently in production for his upcoming release.
Kevin is amazingly talented and he finds so much passion in his music. He works consistently to master his craft. He is currently writing and producing for vocalist Dee Lucas. On a personal note, Kevin has worn many hats in his lifetime. He is a former police officer and a prized boxer. However, the one thing most remember about Kevin is his warm personality and infectious smile.
Follow Kevin Howard Music on the following platforms:
Facebook: Kevin Howard Music page
Instagram: Kevin Howard Music
Thank you for considering our talent for booking! You will NOT be disappointed!