Janine Diaz Whitt is a singer, songwriter and voice teacher, originally from Tampa, Florida, working in the northeast tri-state area (NJ, PA, DE). Janine has always been inspired by many types of music and loves to be able to sing in not only different styles, but also different languages. Her experiences span the spectrum from fronting a rock cover band, singing pop music, singing in jazz trios/quartets, classical/opera, liturgical/church singing, musical theater, and studio recordings for original artists. Coming from a Cuban family, Janine especially enjoys singing Hispanic music like salsa and Latin jazz.
Janine is currently the bandleader of Imagine, a dance/party band with EBE Events & Entertainment. She has sung with other groups such as Ellas Y Amigos, The Pops Festival Chorus with Peter Nero and the Philly Pops, and The UARTS Big Band, and has sung back-up for various original artists.
In the Summer of 2019, Janine released her debut full-length album "Evolution," which featured 11 original songs, delivering personal messages rooted in her own experiences.
As an educator, Janine Diaz Whitt has been working as a private voice instructor since 2004. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Vocal Performance and a Master's Degree in Music Education; both from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA . She is currently on the voice faculty at the University of The Arts and is a private voice lesson instructor at the Conservatory of Musical Arts in Audubon, NJ as well as in her own private voice studio in Gloucester Twp, NJ. In the past, Janine has also worked at AMLA (Association of Latin American Musicians) and Camden County College.
"There are too many great styles of music to pick just one. I'd rather be a chameleon and do them all!"
Janine Diaz Whitt