Edel sings original jazz and neo-soul inspired tunes as well as contemporary arrangements of music written by Thelonious Monk, Joni Mitchell & Michael Jackson always surrounding herself with the most inventive and groovy musicians she can find. She was awarded a full scholarship for exceptional emerging artists to attend the renowned Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music in Summer 2012 and graduated with a BA in Jazz Performance from Newpark Music Centre in 2010. With Johnny Taylor (Rhodes/piano), Julien Colarossi (guitar), Kevin Higgins (electric bass) & Tommy Gray (drums).
“Edel Meade has what it takes. Remember the name. You’ll be hearing it again.” Sunday Independent
“She brings warmth, freshness and good timing.”