Biography

Greetings,

Starting at the tender age of 14, so young that on quite a few gigs he had to disguise himself as an older man, Cee was an actively gigging keyboard player, working hard to perfect his chops. He has opened as well as played for such groups as Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, Cheryl "Pepsi" Riley, and the BT Express. Cee also played keys for the legendary Soul group "Blue Magic".......and all this before his 30th birthday!

But what he wanted more than anything was to branch out and hone his songwriting skills.

In late 2001 Cee had two of his tracks placed with former band mate and up and coming Jazz Sax man Alfonzo Blackwell which were released on AB's 2nd and 3rd CD's. This allowed Cee the resources to flesh out his home studio Claretoria Soundworks, and begin recording the beautiful, poly rhythmic, and densely complex Jazz/R&B pieces that have become his signature!

Let the Journey begin........

Barb Wells - IndieBeat

Music rss

Title Genre Released Plays
2 step R&B Nov 26, 2017 93
Stay With Me Pop Nov 18, 2017 206
October Lovin' Jazz Oct 18, 2017 260
Roll&Rock Alternative Feb 28, 2017 328
Same Old Song R&B Feb 22, 2017 314
Strut Yo Stuff R&B Jan 29, 2017 457
Funk n Roll Collab Funk Oct 8, 2016 407
Club Ooh La La/BDC Mix Dance Jul 7, 2016 387
Syracuse Jazz Jan 16, 2016 437
The Journey Home.guitar mix Rock Nov 5, 2015 361
The Journey Home Pop Aug 11, 2015 585
TIME ver 2 Pop Jul 30, 2015 375
A SONG FOR THE UNIVERSE Alternative Jul 24, 2015 527
BOUNCE guitar Mix Collab R&B Jul 2, 2015 464
BOUNCE R&B Jun 26, 2015 515
Spanish Dancer revisited Jazz Jun 14, 2015 621
Before I Let Go...(MAZE feat. Frankie Beverly cover) Collab R&B Jun 12, 2015 930
Ringling Brothers Contest BigDaddyCee Mix Funk May 5, 2015 437
Sorry....Not A Winner....lol Funk Apr 20, 2015 938
Sahara Nights World Apr 3, 2015 552
Bolero Revisited Jazz Mar 27, 2015 629
STRINGS Pop Dec 19, 2014 753
New Gear Test.....Roland FA-08 R&B Nov 21, 2014 795
When Evil Rises Holiday Oct 29, 2014 645
Flight Pop Oct 25, 2014 713
HEART feat. AlexJ on Bass Alternative Oct 13, 2014 538
Got Dammit It's Frannie! Pop Oct 4, 2014 592
Same Old Song/Sax edit R&B Sep 22, 2014 877
HEART Alternative Aug 14, 2014 1017
cee song sax edit Jazz Aug 3, 2014 898
MILLENIUM with guitar Rock Aug 1, 2014 606
CEE SONG Pop Jun 15, 2014 737
Take it Slow R&B May 29, 2014 1331
FUNK-ADELIC/guitar mix Collab Funk May 28, 2014 924
Funk-adelic Funk Apr 10, 2014 969
SPANISH DANCER Jazz Feb 19, 2014 897
STORMY DAY FEBURARY 2014 New Age Feb 5, 2014 601
Millenium Other Jan 19, 2014 874
Ballad Jan 2014 R&B Jan 8, 2014 541
My latest toy....lol Setups Dec 25, 2012 551
The Bell Is Ringing Collab Alternative May 6, 2012 1827
What Are We Fighting For? Collab Alternative Apr 29, 2012 1371
Requiem for Trayvon Martin Inspirational Mar 25, 2012 1143
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas/A BDC Instrumental Holiday Dec 16, 2011 1067
VILLAGE DANCE Collab Jazz Sep 22, 2011 1639
WIND......now with guitar! Jazz Aug 22, 2011 1435
SIX of EIGHT.....now with Guitar!.....lol Collab Jazz Aug 8, 2011 1144
SIX of EIGHT Jazz Aug 3, 2011 1023
THE ROMP Collab Jazz Jul 7, 2011 1230
OMNISPHERE/TRILIAN Test 1 R&B Apr 7, 2011 1152
GROOVE AGENTS Collab Pop Mar 4, 2011 994
Highwire Collab Pop Dec 16, 2010 1554
Sun Song Jazz Dec 6, 2010 1069
the rig....... Setups Oct 30, 2010 703
the back wall...... Setups Oct 30, 2010 658
computer hell Setups Oct 30, 2010 794
the new studio.......1st day Setups Oct 30, 2010 692
OMEN Electronica Oct 15, 2010 1381
Vocals? R&B Aug 7, 2010 1188
First Test New Studio Setup R&B Jun 29, 2010 852
What Would I Do? Collab R&B Apr 23, 2010 1181
You're The One (REMASTERED) R&B Oct 27, 2009 2071
Get On Up R&B Oct 19, 2009 1158
Last Call Jazz Aug 11, 2009 1169
TIME R&B Jul 25, 2009 1108
Sunshine - Live from CBGB's Manhattan June 1989 Jazz Jul 14, 2009 1441
write to this #2 R&B Jun 30, 2009 1023
Guess Ya Know Other May 28, 2009 917
Mandika R&B Mar 11, 2009 1831
Light The Candles/The Collaboration Collab Jazz Jan 17, 2009 1677
Rain(instrumental) Explicit Other Jan 2, 2009 4267
Remember When Radio Was Cool?(Instrumental) R&B Dec 31, 2008 1113
All I Want Holiday Dec 18, 2008 1441
Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer Holiday Dec 17, 2008 1518
A Lil' Bit Horny Jazz Dec 15, 2008 1228
Every Hearts' Desire Pop Dec 15, 2008 1499
It's Alright R&B Dec 13, 2008 1315
Dad Inspirational Dec 3, 2008 1857
Summer Crusin' Jazz Nov 13, 2008 1147
The Legend of PianoScam Comedy Nov 9, 2008 1370
Anger Management Funk Nov 2, 2008 1043
Steppin' Jazz Nov 1, 2008 1068
Already Missing You Other Oct 31, 2008 1110
Light The Candles....... Jazz Oct 24, 2008 1295
Curacao Jazz Oct 21, 2008 1182
Child of Poverty Pop Oct 18, 2008 1097
Daydream Pop Oct 7, 2008 1288
Cee's Funk Funk Oct 4, 2008 1161
Young Heroes Pop Sep 28, 2008 1071
Bolero Jazz Sep 28, 2008 1351
I Know Pop Sep 18, 2008 1555
Retro R&B R&B Sep 18, 2008 4145
Write To This! R&B Sep 18, 2008 1581
Black Lace Jazz Sep 18, 2008 2107

Collaborations

Title Genre Released Plays
TOUCH THE SKY Other Dec 11, 2014 929
The Romp Jazz Feb 4, 2014 525
I CAN'T WAIT R&B Feb 2, 2014 978
I FOUND LOVIN' (Fatback Band COVER) R&B Dec 11, 2013 1390
On And On R&B Nov 17, 2013 532
Alright! R&B Nov 15, 2013 533
When I Call Your Name R&B Nov 9, 2013 599
GONNA BE A GOOD DAY R&B Oct 12, 2011 1838
Omnisphere and Trilian test R&B Apr 8, 2011 704
Last Call Jazz Oct 6, 2009 1060
WHAT WOULD I DO Pop May 12, 2008 1626

Favorites

Title Artist Genre Plays
Smooth 6 kpenson Jazz 643
TOUCH THE SKY SISTERS [+1] Other 929
MORING RISE ldecarmine Other 546
ICARUS SISTERS [+1] New Age 1227
On And On DELONsinger [+1] R&B 532
One Foot In The Grave jamestristanredding Folk 737
Where's the Coda? ffej55 Jazz 1287
"Palace Of Glass" abzwork Jazz 1050
Hey You (Pink Floyd cover) thsantac [+1] Rock 3898
Hot Wings And Cornbread hiphopmoses Jazz 937
Pages of my Past (Feat. Farisha) jibes Pop 1486
Am I Too Late for Peace MikeHuntingford Jazz 666
The End with some happy tweaks. Leesa Folk 678
Comfortably Numb thsantac [+2] Rock 1949
Midnight cherry blossom zarizarikun [+2] Ambient 2705
Listen Up ShadowofNine Hip Hop/Rap 1206
The Elders MellyGrove Jazz 843
Opening The Gifts crazykeyman New Age 988
"Behind The Scenes" abzwork Jazz 790
"Gotchu" abzwork [+1] R&B 1084
CPZ FishCow Jazz 658
Sun Goddess LaFayette Jazz 1261
Space alien power plant Tadashi Other 2142
The Funky Side of Things kpenson Jazz 973
You Can Come Back erikaproctor R&B 901
Thumb and Bass Munkio Funk 1388
Your Light in my mind MusicLeft Jazz 1618
One Chance (Feat. Ricky Silva) Ausdude R&B 1348
F Why I Munkio Dance 1469
Beautiful Thing musikgrl Pop 1349
ALL FOR YOU (w/ Taylormade) MickD [+1] R&B 1672
MARY's SISTER (w/ Taylormade) MickD [+1] R&B 2501
SUGAR SUGAR MickD R&B 1838
Am I cuddabrown [+1] R&B 1032
The Journey Humaniversally [+2] Jazz 2438
GangstaMatador JayHagen [+1] Jazz 1516
GRD DaveM [+1] Rock 2259
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Revisited) AaronTodd Jazz 2291
Early Autumn Keedee Other 2081
Jam Session kpenson Jazz 1298
Chaac Mayan God of Thunder & Lightning MidiOrleans Ambient 9988
One and a half step icanzilb [+1] Jazz 1149
A New Dawn FrankAxtell Jazz 1468
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