Meet Our Featured Musicians
We feel you missed out on all that Baltimore has to offer after the cancellation of 20NTC! So, immerse yourself in the Charm City music scene from 2 to 2:30 PM Pacific on Tuesday and Wednesday. Kick back, unwind, after a long day of learning and connection, and groove to some exquisite music.
Sunny Cowell is a Baltimore-based singer, songwriter and musician. Her acoustic R&B style is heavily rooted in jazz and harmony. Sunny is also a classically-trained viola player. In addition, Sunny also works as a practicing attorney and dabbles in artist-rights advocacy as a Board member of Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. Sunny plans to release her first modern R&B album this year.
Cecily (pronounced ses-suh-lee) is a DC-based vocalist and songwriter known for her agile soprano and honest lyrics. Her sound, as soothing as it is rich, is rooted in a deep appreciation for mid-century soul and jazz, 90’s R&B, and re-imagined folk music. Cecily’s projects Songs of Love and Freedom and Awakening Pt. 1 have garnered her numerous accolades and awards, including being named one of the Best Soul Albums of the year by Bandcamp, a 2019 Wammie Award for Best Soul Album, SoulTracks Readers’ Choice Awards nomination for Female Vocalist of the Year, a 2020 Indie Soul Music Award for Best Female Artist of the Year and a 2020 Wammie Award for Best Soul Song for her single, “Clumsy.” which BET.com praised for its “ gorgeously sultry vocals.
Kentavius Jones – His first band was a rock band that formed while he was attending Washington College. That’s where songwriting came into play. After many band incarnations and tons of shows, his individual artistry took shape. His influences are broad and vast and he is a sum of those influences. His style is a combination of singer-songwriter and soul with an indie sensibility. Kentavius has shared the stage with Snarky Puppy, Mint Condition, and the Roots. He is currently performing his newly released debut album, The Bohemian Beatbox.