"Vibrant presence… Puts on an A+ show" - The Great Record Chase
"Stunning new album" - Broadway World
"Elaine Romanelli shines like a supernova… Utterly haunting… highly original" - syndicated DJ Rich Warren, WFMT Chicago
lyric video for '25', from Elaine's album The Hour Before, on sale now
Joining folk history: shows at FALCON RIDGE and FOLKSTAGE. Elaine was selected as a 2016 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Emerging Artist! This spring she'll also be performing at nationally broadcast radio/live show Folkstage (WFMT, Chicago, IL). See the Calendar page for details.
The Hour Before was named to FOUR “Favorite Albums of 2015” lists!
Thanks to tastemaker DJs Ron Olesko (NJ), Joe Pszonek (NJ), Kelly Walker (AL), and Rich Warren (IL). Being singled out by these gents for making notable music is quite an honor.
Elaine's music featured in notable NY convention Two of Elaine's new gospel-style choral service music settings were chosen to be sung at the 240th annual New York Diocesan Convention! Brand-new music is rarely heard at the convention, which is a gathering of 600 people from six counties, representing 66,000 parishioners. Elaine was also the songleader for the service!
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2016's 11-show West Coast tour in March was a big success! Huge thanks to all house concert hosts! Elaine played a mix of venue shows and house concerts from San Diego to Seattle.