Cheryl McCrary
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Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Keyboard, Piano.

ABOUT

Cheryl is grateful for the opportunity to represent as the 2019 Mrs. Racine County, and also Mrs. Southeastern Wisconsin and pursuing to compete in the Mrs. Wisconsin America pageant next month. Her pageant journey includes various appearances as well as meeting with city officials, businesses, city leaders and pastors to share her platform vision of "Human Trafficking Awareness & Prevention". She also enjoys performing the national anthem and special music at various outreaches, charitable events, churches, weddings, corporate functions, holiday venues and more throughout the community.

With a passion for music, Cheryl’s vocals gracefully capture various styles and charisma of inspiring music. Her musical genre includes blends of jazz, standards, love song ballads, holiday favorites, patriotic medleys, covers, pop, country, soulful gospel jazz, contemporary & traditional church songs, and more. Winning a recording contract launched her career with the opportunity to release a debut CD. Since then, she has recorded several other cd’s and also been offered a National Recording contract.

She performs throughout the Midwest and nationally as a soloist and also lead vocalist for her band. She has had the opportunity to receive training by National agents and VIP’s in areas of music, modeling and acting. She enjoys teaching music seminar workshops, vocal lessons and participates as a vocal judge.

Her musical journey has been featured in the Racine Journal Times, Kenosha News, Waukesha Freeman as well as several other periodicals and magazines. She has also hosted, shared her inspiring testimony and performed on various radio and TV programs throughout the Chicago and Midwest, including WRJN, TBN and CBS 58.

Some of her venue performances include the State Capital, Presidential/Governor rally’s, National charitable venues for Veteran’s Outreach of America, March of Dimes/March for Babies, Relay for Life, Sickle Cell Association, Make-A-Wish, American Heart Association, National Day of Remembrance, Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall and events featuring the Green Bay Packers including the legendary Reggie White. You will also find her performing locally for the Waukesha Freeman Friday Night Live Concerts, Summerfest, Discovery World, Taste of Wisconsin, Harley Davidson biker events, Martin Luther King Day, Crime Victims Awareness, Memorial, Dignity Memorial Park, West Lawn Memorial, Music & More, Music on the Monument, Party On the Pavement, Racine County Fair, First Friday’s, Thoughts for Food, National Night Out, Annual Dan & Ray’s Thanksgiving community dinners, college/university functions, ribbon cutting ceremonies and more.

She has had the honor to sing the National Anthem for the Brewers, Bucks, NHRA US National Drag Races, Milwaukee Wave Soccer, Monster Jam competitions, International Demolition derbies/Tractor Pulls, International Boat Shows, Presidential & Governor rally’s, Governor breakfasts, State Capitol Rotunda,
Miss Wisconsin USA Beauty Pageant, Military/Veterans functions, Crime Victims Vigils, Racine Raiders football, Lighthouse Run, Racine parade, Kenosha Twins, 5K events and charities featuring the professional football players including the Packers. She has graced the stage opening for National touring artists Jana Kramer, Sawyer Brown, Uncle Kracker, Chris Cagle, Styx, Bob Carlisle, Chicago Mass Choir, John Schlitt and others.

She also performs for weddings, receptions, anniversaries, corporate functions, holiday venues, patriotic/military events, car/cycle shows, coffeehouses, bridal shows, expos, county fairs, fashion shows, woman’s seminars, churches, parades, funerals, art shows, senior facilities, homeless shelters and other community events. In her spare time she is a model and enjoys riding her motorcycle along with her husband. She also plans on writing an autobiography.

Screen name:
Cheryl McCrary
Member since:
Oct 14 2014
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Faith Hill, Natalie Grant, Brook Fraser-Ligertwood, Etta James, Lincoln Brewster, Chris Tomlin, Kari Jobe, Carrie Underwood, Celine Dion, Planetshakers, Kim Walker, Matt Redman, Michael W. Smith, Paul Baloche, Israel Houghton & New Breed, Hezakiah Walker, Gary Oliver, Colton Dixon, Bethel Worship, Hillsong, Reuben Morgan, Mary Mary, Darlene Zschech, & others. She also performs a wide variety of covers as well.

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Own personal sound system.

Looking for a Christian guitarist to join our band.

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Everyone is invited to attend the annual Memorial Day Observance starting at 10:00am, held outside in the Garden of Valor at West Lawn Memorial Park, 9000 Washington Ave. Recording artist Cheryl McCrary; Mrs. Southeastern Wisconsin will be performing the national anthem and patriotic songs at the event. There will also be various military representatives as guest speakers.

Recording artist Cheryl McCrary, Mrs. Southeastern Wisconsin will be performing the national anthem prior to the 5K/10K run. For more information go to 5Kevents.org.

Cheryl McCrary; Mrs Southeastern Wisconsin, will be performing entertainment for the Mother's Day at the Lincoln Villa in Racine starting at 2:00pm She will have her new cd's available.

Will be honored to be a guest on CBS 58 Racine & Me, on Wed Feb 6, sharing about my pageant journey and preparation for Mrs. Wisconsin United States pageant.

Performing at the Fire & Ice Festival, starting at 1:00pm, downtown Racine, on Monument square. Ice sculpting contest, ice skating, family activities, food and more! Everyone is welcome!

Performing and modeling at Wedding Bridal Show.

Performance at scholarship dinner fundraiser event.

Performing patriotic music and National Anthem for annual National Day of Prayer event, to be held outside on the east deck at the Racine City Hall, 730 Washington Avenue. Special appearances by various pastors, military and city officials participating in the program and also help to pray. The event will conclude by 1:00pm. Everyone is welcome.

Performing the National Anthem and entertainment, as participants walk during the March of Dimes/March for Babies event at the Racine Zoo, 2131 North Main St. Racine, WI 53402. Registration begins at 9:00am. Join together with your family, friends and co-workers by putting together teams to walk and help raise money for babies within our community! Share the passion for improving the health of babies. The event also includes lunch and prizes! For more information and registration go to: https://www.marchforbabies.org/EventInfo/?si=&PersonId=&EventID=18388