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Elissa Carmona

Bronx, NY            

Elissa Carmona is an Air Force veteran and singer trained at NYC’s Music & Art High School. She holds a BA degree in social science from College of New Rochelle and an MSW degree in nonprofit management from Long Island University.

Winner of the 2018 Artist for Community and Arts Fund Awards, Elissa founded Morrisania Band Project (MBP), an award-winning R&B soul collective in 2016. In 2018, she presented the Unity Park Concert Series, a five-concert city park series commissioned by Bronx Council on the Arts from June 30th through October 6th.

Elissa is presently touring Queens & Divas, a musical celebration of leading women rock, funk, and soul singers. Her next scheduled performances are February 13th at Grand American Ballroom, February 14th at Adinkra Restaurant, and February 17th at Shwick Market