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Damien Sneed bares his musicality with the release of The Three Sides of Damien Sneed. The three-disc CD features 39 tracks with more than two hours of music.  “The Three Sides of Damien Sneed: Classical, Jazz and Sanctified Soul has been in the works for

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Celebrated singer, songwriter, conductor, and virtuoso Damien Sneed joins Empower Youth a collaborative effort between the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League to assist inner city high school students in the creation and presentation of a fully staged, youth-centered opera based on

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Blue Engine Records will release Wynton Marsalis' critically acclaimed Abyssinian Mass disc featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra along with Damien Sneed and Chorale LeChateau on March 18th. Marsalis wrote the Mass in 2008 in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Harlem's Abyssinian Baptist Church.

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Damien Sneed announced news of a distribution agreement with Central South for his LeChateau Earl Records label and the March 3rd release of his highly anticipated double disc Broken To Minister featuring the Levites. The CD was recorded live in Baltimore during the Church of

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Opera star Lawrence Brownlee and celebrated pianist/composer/conductor  Damien Sneed will celebrate African American spirituals and church music as they present music from their CD Spiritual Sketches (LeChateau Earl Records) on Wednesday January 29th.   The concert is part of Lincoln Center's American Songbook series. Brownlee

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Nine time Grammy Award winner Wynton Marsalis culls through his rich collection of recordings from the Columbia and Sony Classical labels for a very special compilation titled The Spiritual Side Of Wynton Marsalis hitting stores and digital outlets everywhere on October 22nd . The release of

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Damien Sneed will conduct the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis along with the 70 voice Chorale Le Chateau for Abyssinian: A Gospel Celebration visiting select cities throughout the United States beginning in October. The Abyssinian Mass, composed by Marsalis honors the 200th anniversary

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