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
MILLENIUM Rock Aug 1, 2014 112
CEE SONG Pop Jun 15, 2014 215
Take it Slow R&B May 29, 2014 357
FUNK-ADELIC/guitar mix Collab Funk May 28, 2014 237
Funk-adelic Funk Apr 10, 2014 387
SPANISH DANCER Jazz Feb 19, 2014 415
STORMY DAY FEBURARY 2014 New Age Feb 5, 2014 261
Millenium Other Jan 19, 2014 293
Ballad Jan 2014 R&B Jan 8, 2014 239
Cee Song.....lol R&B Oct 27, 2013 393
My latest toy....lol Setups Dec 25, 2012 303
The Bell Is Ringing Collab Alternative May 6, 2012 1074
What Are We Fighting For? Collab Alternative Apr 29, 2012 698
Requiem for Trayvon Martin Inspirational Mar 25, 2012 605
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas/A BDC Instrumental Holiday Dec 16, 2011 614
VILLAGE DANCE Collab Jazz Sep 22, 2011 933
WIND......now with guitar! Jazz Aug 22, 2011 689
SIX of EIGHT.....now with Guitar!.....lol Collab Jazz Aug 8, 2011 676
SIX of EIGHT Jazz Aug 3, 2011 594
THE ROMP Collab Jazz Jul 7, 2011 674
OMNISPHERE/TRILIAN Test 1 R&B Apr 7, 2011 600
GROOVE AGENTS Collab Pop Mar 4, 2011 579
Highwire Collab Pop Dec 16, 2010 877
Sun Song Jazz Dec 6, 2010 709
the rig....... Setups Oct 30, 2010 502
the back wall...... Setups Oct 30, 2010 493
computer hell Setups Oct 30, 2010 565
the new studio.......1st day Setups Oct 30, 2010 507
OMEN Electronica Oct 15, 2010 806
Vocals? R&B Aug 7, 2010 729
First Test New Studio Setup R&B Jun 29, 2010 549
What Would I Do? Collab R&B Apr 23, 2010 771
You're The One (REMASTERED) R&B Oct 27, 2009 1279
Get On Up R&B Oct 19, 2009 780
Last Call Jazz Aug 11, 2009 720
TIME R&B Jul 25, 2009 718
Sunshine - Live from CBGB's Manhattan June 1985 Jazz Jul 14, 2009 780
write to this #2 R&B Jun 30, 2009 647
Guess Ya Know Other May 28, 2009 663
Mandika R&B Mar 11, 2009 1246
Light The Candles/The Collaboration Collab Jazz Jan 17, 2009 1191
Rain(instrumental) Explicit Other Jan 2, 2009 3486
Remember When Radio Was Cool?(Instrumental) R&B Dec 31, 2008 798
All I Want Holiday Dec 18, 2008 957
Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer Holiday Dec 17, 2008 1005
A Lil' Bit Horny Jazz Dec 15, 2008 896
Every Hearts' Desire Pop Dec 15, 2008 1180
It's Alright R&B Dec 13, 2008 823
Dad Inspirational Dec 3, 2008 1047
Summer Crusin' Jazz Nov 13, 2008 860
The Legend of PianoScam Comedy Nov 9, 2008 999
Anger Management Funk Nov 2, 2008 777
Steppin' Jazz Nov 1, 2008 783
Already Missing You Other Oct 31, 2008 781
Light The Candles....... Jazz Oct 24, 2008 889
Curacao Jazz Oct 21, 2008 870
Child of Poverty Pop Oct 18, 2008 768
Daydream Pop Oct 7, 2008 894
Cee's Funk Funk Oct 4, 2008 848
Young Heroes Pop Sep 28, 2008 742
Bolero Jazz Sep 28, 2008 943
We Leave The World Behind Pop Sep 26, 2008 745
I Know Pop Sep 18, 2008 1158
Retro R&B R&B Sep 18, 2008 3568
Write To This! R&B Sep 18, 2008 1134
Black Lace Jazz Sep 18, 2008 1397

Collaborations

Title Genre Released Plays
Funk Me Funk Jul 20, 2014 232
The Romp Jazz Feb 4, 2014 161
I CAN'T WAIT R&B Feb 2, 2014 496
I FOUND LOVIN' (Fatback Band COVER) R&B Dec 11, 2013 478
On And On R&B Nov 17, 2013 207
Alright! R&B Nov 15, 2013 206
When I Call Your Name R&B Nov 9, 2013 308
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Holiday Dec 7, 2012 1220
GONNA BE A GOOD DAY R&B Oct 12, 2011 1092
Omnisphere and Trilian test R&B Apr 8, 2011 419
Git It On R&B Jan 24, 2011 3093
Last Call Jazz Oct 6, 2009 687
It's Alright (A Change Is Coming) R&B Dec 14, 2008 1216
WHAT WOULD I DO Pop May 12, 2008 1215

Favorites

Title Artist Genre Plays
Funk Me morgan102 [+2] Funk 232
ICARUS SISTERS [+1] New Age 557
On And On DELONsinger [+1] R&B 207
One Foot In The Grave jamestristanredding Folk 269
Where's the Coda? ffej55 Jazz 472
"Palace Of Glass" abzwork Jazz 504
Hey You (Pink Floyd cover) thsantac [+1] Rock 1356
Hot Wings And Cornbread hiphopmoses Jazz 352
Pages of my Past (Feat. Farisha) jibes Pop 620
Am I Too Late for Peace MikeHuntingford Jazz 272
The End with some happy tweaks. Leesa Folk 306
Comfortably Numb thsantac [+2] Rock 913
Midnight cherry blossom zarizarikun [+2] Ambient 1279
Days don't stay long enough OOD R&B 277
Listen Up ShadowofNine Hip Hop/Rap 519
Raising Peace With Peace OOD R&B 317
The Elders MellyGrove Jazz 455
Opening The Gifts crazykeyman New Age 468
"Behind The Scenes" abzwork Jazz 367
"Gotchu" abzwork [+1] R&B 653
CPZ FishCow Jazz 331
Sun Goddess LaFayette Jazz 676
Willow Willow Vixen [+1] Folk 990
Space alien power plant Tadashi Other 1405
The Funky Side of Things kpenson Jazz 508
Git It On morgan102 [+2] R&B 3093
You Can Come Back erikaproctor R&B 588
Thumb and Bass Munkio Funk 943
Your Light in my mind MusicLeft Jazz 1028
One Chance (Feat. Ricky Silva) Ausdude R&B 989
F Why I Munkio Dance 1153
Beautiful Thing musikgrl Pop 887
ALL FOR YOU (w/ Taylormade) MickD [+1] R&B 1154
MARY's SISTER (w/ Taylormade) MickD [+1] R&B 1832
SUGAR SUGAR MickD R&B 1350
Am I cuddabrown [+1] R&B 674
The Journey Humaniversally [+2] Jazz 1432
GangstaMatador JayHagen [+1] Jazz 1006
GRD DaveM [+1] Rock 1685
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Revisited) aaront Jazz 1627
It's Alright (A Change Is Coming) morgan102 [+1] R&B 1216
Early Autumn Keedee Other 1368
Jam Session kpenson Jazz 938
One and a half step icanzilb [+1] Jazz 750
A New Dawn FrankAxtell Jazz 1113
Pagan Sun mbehar [+1] Jazz 2430
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