March 16, 2016
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"The Beethoven Fifth for 2016"
JOSEPH WISE Releases a New Album "SONGBOOK" and plays a Vocal Coach in "THE GRAND ROMANTIC", by ANTHONY MANDLER, starring
When Cody Gillette from OZmosis Records approached me about doing Beethoven, I was like “I’m a Gospel and Pop Singer now”, I wasn’t planning on doing any classical music, but when I heard the treatment and the lyrics, it was every singer and every actors dream. We are currently working on a flashy music video for PAPAPARAZZI and we can’t wait to get Beethoven lovers all riled up!!!
The release date for PAPAPARAZZI is “Valentines Day” 2016, February 14, 2016, in all digital stores, with iTunes, Amazon and CDBaby leading the bunch. The new single is from the upcoming CD “SONGBOOK” which features ten live performances by Joseph Lorenzo in 2015. The release date for the full CD is March 16, 2016 in all digital stores.
New Fans Worldwide India, Brazil, Thailand and Mexico
Two new short films and a new Music Video filmed at Bellagio, LV
Vaccacione En Las Vegas Chapter I
Vaccacione En Las Vegas Chapter II
Christmas Again Las Vegas Music Video
It is with delight and divine happiness that I am able to share my performance in "The Grand Romantic", a film by Anthony Mandler, 2015 One Screen Winner, Best Director, starring Two Time Grammy Winner Nate Reuss, who makes his solo debut with the album "The Grand Romantic", which includes the smash hit "Nothing Without Love". It is truly a divine demonstration, that I am in the film playing Nate's Vocal Coach. The night I shot the scene at Nate's Hollywood Hills Mansion will always be a vibrant memory and to work with such prestigious filmmakers and musicians is pure joy! Music is a gift from GOD and I am thankful for where the music has already taken me.
Read more about "THE GRAND ROMANTIC" on my BLOG page.
5/5/2015 “CINCO De MAYO” BLOG!
– Acting with Nate Ruess the Grammy Winning Singer/Songwriter
By Joseph Wise
April 2015 ended with a bang! On 4/20, my agent called and said that I was on avail for the New Nate Ruess Music Video and Short Film. Of course, I was thrilled, but I've been on avail before, to no avail, so I just took the good news and kept an open mind. An hour later the agent called and said "You're Booked"! I tingled with joy and excitement, I started singing "Glory Hallelujah" into the phone. This was the booking I had been waiting for! I get to play a Vocal Coach to the Grammy Winning Singer/Songwriter. I filmed with Nate on Friday, April 24th in the Hollywood Hills. You can see my photo with Nate and read all about it on my BLOG.
In March, with great pleasure and amazement, I premiered my new music video “TRAIN”, to celebrate the opening of the revival of “On the 20th Century” on Broadway. It is wonderful to see the musical revived and it has brought back so many beautiful memories.
Through the magic of the Internet, YouTube and Movie Maker, I was able to create a new video using many different versions of available footage and new still photos from “Session avec le célèbre photographe à Malibu”.
As the opening of the revival approached, I was anxious to sync up the music video with the opening of the revival on Broadway.
I started messing around with the footage using YouTube Editor and though it was clunky and tedious and crashed a lot, I persevered and created a scratch version of the footage and then transferred the file over to Movie Maker where I was able to load the “Life Is Like A Train” soundtrack. What happened next was awesome and astounding. The footage and the song blended together, almost as though every move had been choreographed specifically for the video. I was amazed! Here I was singing and dancing again with all those beautiful people from the original cast, then we get Madeline Kahn, Imogene Coca, John Cullum, Kevin Kline and Judy Kaye. It was really beautiful.
Then on Sunday, February 22, while watching the Oscars telecast, it occurred to me that I didn’t need to film any footage at all. I already had the photos that would blend into the period style of the video while evoking current pop/dance images. Back to the editing console!
When I started inserting the photos into the existing video, I got a feeling that this is really going to work! There is so much singing and dancing, that the still clips brought contrast and made the video current while accenting the colors and style of the period. I was ecstatic. It was as if these images had all been waiting to come together in a musical collage to create this wonderful new Music Video, “TRAIN”.
And SO, I give you “TRAIN”, the Official Music Video of Joseph Wise “Life Is Like A Train”. I hope you enjoy it as much as I enjoyed creating it! And indeed, Life is……"Like A Train"!
The Revival of “On the Twentieth Century” opened on Broadway on March 15, 2015, to rave reviews.
Official Music Video - Jesus Done Got Me
Rejoice and celebrate with Singer-Songwriter Joseph Lorenzo Wise and check out my new featured video "Stand By Me"
What Fans around the world are saying about "Jesus Done Got Me"
“ May you continue to walk in the FAVOUR of GOD! ” - March 11 2012 10:29 PM “una voz maravillosa ”- gdriver Unknown Monday March 05 2012 02:39 PM “ Great voice ” - jadavid2 Unknown Friday March 09 2012 03:05 PM “ lovely ”
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