Autumn Refresh with Cecily
– Hosted at Your house
part of a series on Transit
About the speaker
DC-based vocalist and songwriter Cecily is known for her agile soprano and honest lyrics. Her current album Songs of Love and Freedom was named “Best New Soul on Bandcamp” by the Bandcamp editorial team, who described the project as “stirringly timeless and modern.”
Her sound, as soothing as it is rich, is musically mature, and rooted in a deep appreciation for mid-century soul and jazz, 90’s R&B, and re-imagined folk music. Yet her fresh faced lyrics boldly portray the heart young Cecily has fought for, and the wisdom of love earned and freedom gained over a life of being misunderstood and told she was “before her time” or “mature beyond her years.” This influence gives her work a unique sensuality that informs not only her vocal approach, but also her self-reflecting lyrics, grappling with self-acceptance, vulnerability, and rebirth.
Ogilvy has been producing iconic, culture-changing marketing campaigns since the day its founder David Ogilvy opened up shop in 1948. Today, Ogilvy is an award-winning integrated creative network that makes brands matter for Fortune Global 500 companies as well as local businesses across 131 offices in 83 countries. The company creates experiences, design and communications that shape every aspect of a brand’s needs through six core capabilities: Brand Strategy, Advertising, Customer Engagement and Commerce, PR and Influence, Digital Transformation, and Partnerships.
Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation. They are proud disruptors in the space – a global firm with a local feel, committed to their core values, and passionate about partnering with their clients to deliver valuable experiences for their customers. Find out more at Slalom.com.
We live in a time of perpetual uncertainty and seemingly endless transition and it can take a toll. Join us October 30th for a different kind of CreativeMornings/DC event. We will have music and meditation by the incomparable Cecily to help you recenter, recharge and refocus. Registration begins 10/26 at 10:30am!
Washington, DC, DC United States 20024