Vanessa Perea is a jazz vocalist who embodies the tradition of the masters. Having been influenced by many different styles of music, she has a sound all her own. Vanessa attended New Jersey City University and studied with Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist, Roseanna Vitro, and operatic-soprano Donna Connolly. In 2014, she released her debut album entitled, Soulful Days, released on ZOHO Music. She has also traveled to China for a three-week residency at Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai.