You Might Like
Jade Simmons
Jade Simmons

Jade Simmons,[1] is an American classical concert pianist,[2] author,[3][4] arts presenter,[5] lecturer,[6] and arts entrepreneur[7] branded by the Washington Post as "A clear, powerful pianist with a magnetic personality...worth seeing any time."[8] Simmons was crowned Miss Chicago and Miss Illinois in 1999 and was named first runner-up at the Miss America 2000 pageant.[1]

Career


In 2004, Simmons founded the Impulse Artists Series which was the 2009 winner of the Houston Press Best Non-Profit Arts Series.[5][9] In 2011, Simmons published the eBook Emerge Already!: The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists,[3] titled after her Emerge Already![7] project of the same name. Simmons' first album was titledRevolutionary Rhythm (2009). In 2012 she released the single "Boss's Nova",[10] and the Playing With Fire EP[11] in September 2012, followed by a second full release on E1 (formerly Koch Classics) entitled #PaganiniProject[12] in February 2013. She has begun writing as a contributing author to the Huffington Post.[4]

Discography


  • Revolutionary Rhythm: Rhythm Project Released March 2009 by E1 (formerly Koch Classics)

Track listing:

  • Playing with Fire
  • #PaganiniProject
You Might Like