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Ethan Harris, who hails from Central New York, is a singer-songwriter who loves many genres of music, especially Country, Pop and Gospel. His music career started taking shape when Grammy nominated Track engineer, Bob Acquaviva cast Ethan in a Theatrical Performance of the concept album, "The Book."
Throughout 2011, Ethan collaborated with Acquaviva writing songs and recording demos at Wayne Manor Studios in Central New York. After months of hard work and dedication to his music, Ethan released his self-titled debut album on May 23, 2012. His Christmas album, "This Is Christmas" was released in November of 2014. His music can be purchased on iTunes, Amazon and cdbaby. Numerous performance videos can be found on YouTube at: youtube.com/kecjp and youtube.com/ethanharrismusic.
Some of his most memorable performances were performing on the American Idol stage and singing at the famous B.B. Kings in Nashville, TN during the CMA fest in 2013. Ethan has opened for numerous artists such as National Recording Artist, Melinda Doolittle, Disney's Peyton List and Country stars, Bucky Covington, Thompson Square, Trailer Choir and James Wesley. Along with being the first recipient of the Terry Doyle Music Scholarship award, he was also an American Idol, Season XIII Semi-finalist as well as a Semi- finalist in the Unsigned Only Music Competition. He was an X-Factor competitor and WSRKfm Central New York Idol Champion.
Now that Ethan has completed his college degree in Graphic Com:Illustration, he is dedicating himself to his music career by traveling, touring and settling into his new home in Nashville, TN. Ethan is hard at work on new original music that he is hoping to have released later in the year.
The aspiring musician says, "I want to make music that speaks to people and touches them in a special way. I am grateful everyday for any opportunity I am given to do what I love most."