IMG_0320BORN IN ROME, CHARLIE HAD THE  CHANCE TO VISIT AND  STUDY IN INDIA, , ENGLAND, AUSTRALIA ,  LEARNING ABOUT DIFFERENT CULTURES THAT INFLUENCED HER SPIRITUAL AND ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT.”’ TO TRAVEL IS TO EXPERIENCE, TO GROW…TO EXPLORE OURSELVES THROUGH THE OTHERS… WHEN I WRITE A SONG I AM TRAVELLING ..INSIDE AND OUTSIDE MYSELF””.

AFTER MANY YEARS OF STUDIES WITH CLASSICAL TRAINED MASTER MASHA CARRERA AND JAZZ SINGER FABRIZIA BARRESI , CHARLIE MADE HER DEBUT ON OCTOBER 16, 2006 AT LA PALMA JAZZ IN ROME, A FAMOUS AND RENOWNED JAZZ CLUB, PERFORMING MUSIC  CLASSICS LIKE SUMMERTIME AND MY FUNNY VALENTINE, AND SOME OF HER OWN SONGS, LIKE NON SEI SOLO, AMAMI, SENZA LIMITI COMPOSED BY HER.
CHARLIE PERFORMED AT THE BEST VENUES IN ITALY: HILTON AND SHERATON HOTEL IN ROME, SOFITEL HOTEL TIMI AMA IN SARDINIA, BEST RESORT “ FORTE VILLAGE” IN CAGLIARI (SARDINIA), SUPPER CLUB IN ROME, AND AT THE BEAUTIFUL “VILLA CELIMONTANA “ .
ON JULY 9 SHE PERFORMED LIVE ON RAI 2 (TV CHANNEL) PROMOTING ONE OF HER COMPOSITION: “” NON SEI SOLO” IN THE MORNING PROGRAM PRESENTED BY INGRASSIA AND ROSSELLA BRESCIA.
SHE ALSO TOOK PART AS AN ACTRESS IN a VODKA MARTINI ADVERTISEMENT, AND SHE IMG_0630FEAUTURED IN THE MOVIE “” LA SPETTATRICE”” DIRECTED BY PAOLO FRANCHI.
IN 2008 SHE REALEASED IN ROME HER FIRST ALBUM “” RESPIRO”” , A COLLABORATION WITH STEFANO MALATESTA, MUSICIAN AND PRODUCER. THEN SHE MOVED TO AUSTRALIA.

AT THE BEGINNING IT WAS JUST FOR HOLIDAY, BUT SHE DECIDED TO SETTLE DOWN  “”THE NATURAL BEAUTIES OF THE LAND OF AUSTRALIA  DEEPLY INSPIRED HER ARTISTIC SOUL, THE SPLENDID NATURE, THE COLOUR OF THE SKY AT SUNSET, THE SONG OF THE OCEAN….

SHE STARTED INTRODUCING HERSELF TO THE LOCAL MUSIC CIRCLES, AND SOON SHE STARTED RECEIVING OFFERS TO PARTECIPATE IN SHOWS AT VENUES LIKE “” THE VANGUARD””, “” THE BASEMENT “” PRIVATE CEREMONIES AT THE OPERA HOUSE, “” THE OCEAN ROOM”” AT THE STAR  CASINO, THE STIKY BAR, THE HUGOS, THE QUAY BAR, THE BACCO BAR, THE CAFFE” LOUNGE, THE BELVEDERE HOTEL,  MEZZALUNA , THE CHOPHOUSE , ROBINHOOD HOTEL, BONDI RADIO, MARCONI CLUB , AND MANY OTHERS.

Charlie Centanni 2SHE HAS BEEN INTERVIEWED SEVERAL TIMES BY  SBS RADIO ITALIA, AND BY EAST SIDE RADIO PADDINGTON TOWN HALL, TO PROMOTE  HER CONCERTS.

IN 2010 A BEAUTIFUL ARTICLE ABOUT CHARLIE AND HER ALBUM RESPIRO UPLOADED  ON ITUNES, AND CDBABY , BIRDLAND RECORDS, AND MORE APPEARED ON LA FIAMMA.

 

SHE ALSO PERFORMED ON JUNE 18, 2010, at THE SBS RADIO”S NIGHT OF MUSIC FOR ITALIAN EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS, HELD AT THE PRESTIGIOUS VENUE “”LE MONTAGE””, THE ALL STAR LINE UP INCLUDES GUY STRUZZ( AN AWARD-WINNING COMPOSER) VIRNA SANZONE, ROSS MAIO, AND NADIA PIAVE.

CHARLIE PERFORMED ALSO AT THE FIVE DOCK LEISURE CENTRE SYDNEY.

CHARLIE LOVES HELPING PEOPLE AND TEACHING TO CHILDREN. SHE HAS BEEN INVOLVED AS A VOLUNTEER SINGING TEACHER IN A BEAUTIFUL PROJECT CALLED “” GREEN LIGHT FUSION AUSTRALIA”, AND SHE HAS BEEN ALSO PART OF “” THE SAN VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY” TO HELP REFUGEES KIDS, AND TO GIVE THEM HER SUPPORT AS A SINGING TUTOR AND AS A FRIEND.

 

FOR ALL OF THIS WORK  SHE WON AN AWARD AS A BEST INTERNATIONAL STUDENT OF NEW 11039147_888803561171562_6505626072483364557_nSOUTH WALES 2014, ON A CEREMONY HELD IN SEPTEMBER 2014 AT THE OPERA HOUSE .
CHARLIE HAS BEEN WORKING SINCE 2010 FOR “” EMERGENZA  ENTERTAINMENT”’, A FESTIVAL PROMOTING YOUNG AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS AND BANDS AROUND THE WORLD, A MUSIC  CONTEST  HELD TWICE A YEAR IN SYDNEY AT THE “” METRO THEATRE “”
SHE HAS BEEN EMPLOYED AS A PROFESSIONAL JUDGE AND HOST FOR HER MANY YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AS A PROFESSIONAL SINGER , AND FOR HER EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE IN PERFORMING , MANAGING, PRESENTING, WRITING, AND RECORDING.
DURING 2012 CHARLIE DEDICATED HERSELF TO WRITING HER SECOND ALBUM, AND TO LEARN MORE HOW TO PLAY  GUITAR AND PIANO , INSTRUMENTS THAT SHE LOVES TO PLAY AND THAT HELPED HER TO WRITE HER NEW COMPOSITIONS.

IN APRIL 2012 CHARLIE MADE HER DEBUT AT ”THE BASEMENT”SYDNEY  PROMOTING HER ALBUM RESPIRO, SUPPORTED BY THE GREAT TEAM FROM IHEARMUSIC.COM AUSTRALIA ,NIGHT PRESENTED BY CALVIN WELCH, PROMOTER, AND MUSICIAN FROM THE US BASED IN SYDNEY.

 

11113761_10205423325777095_6637450055574626165_nCHARLIE PERFORMED AT THE SHERATON ON THE PARK SYDNEY FROM APRIL 2012 TO AUGUST 2014 , SINGING SOME OF HER FAVOURITE JAZZ STANDARDS AND SOME OF HER OWN COMPOSITIONS, WITH MANY DIFFERENT WELL KNOWN JAZZ MUSICIANS AS MICHAEL DENCH, FRANCESCA PRIHASTI, MICHAEL BARTOLOMEI, AARON BLAKEY, DANIEL PLINER, MARCELLO MAIO, JONATHAN ZWARTS,DANIEL BRUCE, MIKE PENSINI AND MANY OTHERS.

 

CHARLIE IS  IN  ROME SINCE SEPTEMBER  2014, SHE IS  PERFORMING WITH WONDERFUL ITALIAN JAZZ  MUSICIANS SUCH AS  RENATO GATTONE, ANDREA PAGANI, GIANLUCA PERASOLE, AND SHE IS  COLLABORATING WITH MANY OTHER PROFESSIONAL  AS BOB MASALA, ROBERTO ROCCHETTI, ALEX BASTIANELLI, ERIC DANIEL.

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HER LIST OF VENUS WHERE TO PERFORM NEXT  IS ALREADY FULL .

PLACES LIKE  COTTON CLUB , ELEGANCE CAFE’, LE GARAGE, THE ARCILIUTO,VINILE,  VILLA MIANI, CASINO’ OF VENICE , NH HOTEL 500 ROME, CASA DEL CINEMA, CASTELLO ODESCALCHI.

CARLOTTA HAS  HAD THE PLEASURE TO BE ONE OF THE  SINGING  DUBBER  FOR  THE  PRESTIGIOUS “DREAMWORKS”, TWENTIETH CENTURY  FOX  CARTOON  ” TROLLS ”  , AS  ONE  OF THE  CHARACTERS  KNOWN  AS  BRIDGET , ROME , SEPTEMBER 2016, AFTER SHE HAD THE PLEASURE TO SING FOR HER SPIRITUAL MENTOR ” SRI SATHIA SAI BABA” BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION IN INDIA , BANGALORE ,November 2016.

 

CARLOTTA IS NOW BACK IN SYDNEY , AN SHE IS LAUNCHING HER NEW ALBUM “ROME TO THE LAND OF AUSTRALIA” ON THE 17TH OF NOVEMBER AT THE WELL KNOWN JAZZ CLUB ” 505″ IN SYDNEY.

 

CARLOTTA IS COLLABORATING WITH MANY DIFFERENT AUSTRALIAN MUSICIANS SUCH HAS BRENDON ST LEDGER , CHRIS FRAZIER, GREG ROYAL ,JESS CIAMPA,MARK ELIOTT,MARK HOWARD , NICK SOUTHCOAT,CAMERON REID,NIC CECIRE AND MANY OTHERS.