Class A Music Productions. Serving since 1987.
Class A Music has been a part of providing entertainment since 1987. Having began it's journey in Nashville, TN, Class A Music has provided services for a variety of artists, both label and independent, music and publishing companies and versatile styles of events. It was founded by musician extraordinaire Lisa D.Nelson, a pro keyboardist, songwriter, arranger and Music Director for several pro artists in gospel, R&B/Soul,and jazz and made history as the first Black and Female owned and operated music company to reside in Nashville's infamous Music Row, United Artist Tower.
Class A performs a plethora of music related services including live and studio recording and production, writing and arranging for bands, tours, TV shows, specials and events. After relocating to New York in 1994, Class A expanded into live sound services and concert production and has continued to provide services for East Coast artists, businesses and churches.
In 2010, Class A began producing a series of theatrical plays featuring special biblical stories performed in today's generation formats to bring an approach for today's audiences. We also brought theatrical productions geared to bring public awareness to a variety of sensitive subjects.
We also produce a variety of teaching workshops and summits for the development of tomorrow's artists musicians, singers and songwriters.
Notable Opportunities and Performances
Anita Baker, live and CD recording, "Body and Soul"
Jennifer Holliday, tours and 1st Gospel Recording, "On and On"
Aretha Franklin, live concerts, East Coast
Atlantic Starr, live concerts, East Coast
Barbara Mandrell, Las Vegas tour, MGM
Solomon Burke, soul tours, nationwide
Gospel on Tonight Show w/Jay Leno
Bobby Jones Gospel Show and Tours, Music Director (3 years)
Gospel Stellar Awards,
GMA Awards Show with Sandra and Andre Crouch
CMA (Country Music Awards) with Barbara Mandrell
GMWA Convention Showcase, New Orleans
Radio City with Dan Ackroyd, ABC Fall Introduction
Madison Square Garden, Mark Anthony/Michael Jackson
Gospel with Broadway Voices for President Clinton, USS JFK Navy Ship, 4th of July
National Baptist Congress music arrangements for both Carnegie Hall and Madison Square Garden.
Producer of N.E. Regional Mass Choir CD, I Live to Worship
Special Live Gospel performances and Recordings:
Donnie McClurkin, Kim Burrell, Vanessa Bell Armstrong
Kurt Carr, Kirk Franklin, James Cleveland, Edwin Hawkins, Tramaine Hawkins, Albertina Walker, Douglass Miller, Shirley Caesar, Kirk Franklin, Ricky Dillard and New G, O'Landa Draper and the Associates, Chicago Mass Choir, and several others.