Yvonne Cobbs - Artist & Songwriter

 

                                                           

YVONNE C. COBBS, songwriter, director, recording artist, and actress who has graced the stage with some of the most influential artists in the world. She is a member of Harmony Missionary Baptist Church in Oakland, Ca, under the leadership of Pastor A. L. Perkins, and the Gospel Music Workshop of America, Northern California Chapter. In addition to singing, directing, and songwriting, Yvonne is a Nurse Practitioner and currently enrolled in the Doctorate of Nursing Practice program at Abilene Christian University.  Yvonne has performed in many live stage plays including Loraine Hansberry Theatre’s Black Nativity with from 2001 to 2009, Mahalia: A Gospel Musical in 2010, and in a staged reading of The Amen Corner directed by Steven Anthony Jones at LHT In 2012, and the music director and featured artist of Soulful Christmas: A Gospel Holiday Concert from 2013- 2018   Now she is embracing a new journey honoring and portraying Ms. Ella Fitzgerald with the Velvet Voice Society/ The NKC tribute show.