Friday March 6th, 2020 Western New York’s Christina Custode
“Ten minutes after watching Christina performing High Water on Video I contacted her and asked her to perform here at the Spring Listening Room. I am grateful she accepted my invitation to come and grace our baby grand piano and our audience with her beautiful gift. I can hardly wait. I hope you will join us”. David
Christina Custode is a force to be reckoned with on stage. bringing her songs, stories and sass to each performance. Christina is a dynamic performer who is effortless in various performance settings. She brings her songs to life through engaging stories and witty banter while her musicianship shines. Heavily influenced by songwriting greats such as Billy Joel, Jewel and John Lennon she has been referred to as “the Carole King of her Generation”. Her original music creations have gained notice not only for pristine instrumental and vocal performance quality, but also for its compositional value. Custode was awarded the Best Singer Songwriter award at the Roswell Film Festival in Roswell, NM, where she competed with artists from all over the world. She has also been named “Buffalo’s Best Female Vocalist” and “Buffalo’s Best Original Music Act” multiple times, garnering several Artvoice Best of Buffalo Awards.