Symphony Conductors:
Keith Lockhart, The Boston Pops
Bob Bernhardt, The Boston Pops
David MacKenzie, New Bedford Symphony
Steve Karidoyanes, The Plymouth Philharmonic
Yoichi Udagaw, Melrose Symphony Orchestra
Big Band:
Harry James Orchestra
Glenn Miller Band
Artie Shaw Orchestra
Hal McIntyre Orchestra
John Allmark Big Band
Kenny Hadley Big Band
Steve Allen
MCB (Michael Chiklis Band)
Laura Creamer
Charlie Farren
James Montgomery Band
Stephen Bishop
Hall & Oates
Hirsh Gardner Project
Michael Feinstein
Giacomo Gates
Sheila Jordan
Herb Pomeroy
James Moody
Mary Travers
Rick Danko
Richie Havens
Dave Guard
The Boston Pops
New Bedford Symphony
Plymouth Philharmonic
Melrose Symphony
Featured Artist:
Boston Pops Orchestra with Keith Lockhart - July 4th Fireworks Spectacular, Boston Esplanade 2011
Thomas Dolby - Invisible Lighthouse Tour - 2013
Jackie Robinson Foundation 2011 - with Sheila E, Jeffrey Osborne and George Russell
Tour Festival Mentions:
Eurojazz Festival, Italy - George Mraz, James Moody, Marshall Solal
Noosa Jazz Festival, Noosa, Australia - Headliner
U.S. Tour, starred in self-produced "A Tribute to Peggy Lee and Benny Goodman"
American Ambassador Tour - Shanghai, China
Repeat Venues:
Birdland, NYC
Dizzy's Coca Cola, NYC
Kitano, NYC
Brisbane Jazz Club, Australia
Scullers Jazz Club, Boston
Catalina Jazz Club, Los Angeles
2019-2020 appointed Governor to National Association of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS)
2015 Paul Harris Fellowship Award - Rotary Club Int'l
2013 Kawai Institute America - Best in Class/Presentation
2012 New England Music Awards - Top Jazz Act
2010 Boston Music Awards - Best Jazz Artist. Nominated for 2019 Jazz Act of the Year.
New England Emmy Award for Documentary Original Score
Telly Award: Original Composition for Boston Food Bank fundraising video
Broadcast Documentary & Composition:
Original Score: The Story of Golf (8-Part National Broadcast Series)
Original Songs: Lil Iguana, Children's Safety program series
Original Score: Boston Red Sox 100 Years Baseball History
Original Score: Red Sox Home Run Heroes
Discography - Personal:
Amanda Carr / Carr Toons - 1996
Amanda Carr / Live in San Giorgio (Italy) - 1999
Amanda Carr / Tender Trap - 2004
Amanda Carr / Soon - 2007
Amanda Carr with the Kenny Hadley Big Band / Common Thread - 2010
Billboard Pop Charts:
Top 50
Jazz Charts:
Top 50
Amazon Charts:
Soon #2
Common Thread #5
Discography - Contributions:
Velveteen Playboys / Shakin' Not Stirred
Dan Gabel & The Abletones / Homesick for New England
Michael Chiklis Band / Extravaganza
Rob Zapulla / You Ought to be Having Fun
Dave Guard (Kingston Trio) / Up & In
Brian Kelley / Drums 101
Old Vienna Kaufeehaus / Volume One - (National Folk Archives-Smithsonian)
Original Song
Season 1 CBS Broadcast of "Vegas"
Available upon request:
Radio Spots/Corporate/Broadcast video reel
Current Musical Designations
Artist Liaison for Boston Women in Media & Entertainment (
WBZ Radio/CBS Radio Music Commentator & Co-host of The Boston Pops July 4th Fireworks Spectacular
Founder & Former CEO: American Big Band Preservation Society, 501(c)(3) est. 2009

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