Carol Rossio

Singing Bio

  • Opening act for Grammy-winner Angélique Kidjo 
  • Recorded with Smooth Jazz pioneer pianist Tom Grant (Verve/Windham Hill) 
  • Opening act for Grammy-winner Poncho Sanchez (performed w/Tom Grant) 
  • Soloist w/Robbie Laws Band July 4th Waterfront Blues Festival N. Main Stage 
  • Headlined Fete de Bastille PDX largest French festival west coast USA
  • Gospel soloist Joy is on the Way with 80+ Voice FUCP Choir  
  • Sang with Paul Winter Consort at United Nations (w/Back Bay Chorale)
  • Sang with Paul Winter Consort at Boston Symphony Hall (w/Back Bay Chorale)
  • French/English cds on i-Tunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, Amazon & YouTube
  • French version These Boots Made 4 Walkin' Rossio’s #1 download worldwide 
  • All 3 cds - public radio airplay KMHD 89.1fm, OPB 91.5fm & KBOO 90.7fm
  • Recorded/performed in Paris with French musicians; cd release party on Left Bank
  • Sat in with French musicians at several Parisian nightclubs - c'etait schouette ca!
  • How to Succeed in Business pit singer Broadway Rose Theater
  • A Chorus Line pit singer Broadway Rose Theater
  • La Boheme opera chorus Bend Opera 
  • Cascade Chorale 2016 - 2017 
  • Central Oregon Mastersingers 2017
  • Portland Symphonic Choir and Oregon Symphony 2004 - 2016
  • First Unitarian Church of Portland Choir 2003 - 2016  
  • (choir tours to Havana, Hamburg, Leipzig, Berlin, Prague, Budapest and Vienna)
  • Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland 1988 - 2004


Performance venues include:

The Aladdin Theater – The Bite of Portland – The Bite of Beaverton – Portland Rose Festival – Art in the Pearl – Sand in the City – Willamette Week’s North by Northwest The Smithsonian Jazz Age in Paris – Bastille Day in the Pearl – Northwest International Film Festival – Nike World Master Games – French American International School – Portland Art Museum – Multnomah Athletic Club – Tony Starlight’s – Jazz de Opus – Typhoon! – The Heathman Hotel – The Hilton Hotel – LV’s – Wilf’s – Camellia Lounge – West Cafe + other resorts, wineries & private events throughout the Pacific Northwest.