Musician. Teacher. Artist. Performer. Songwriter.
Welcome to the official Music website for Charlena Russell.
This site is a peek into her imagination and perspective…
Charlena is currently performing electronic music live with her loop pedal, vocal effects, baritone guitar, trumpet, ukulele and violin! She is a one-woman show complete with creative vocal layers and beatboxing!
For music lessons, please visit www.russell-music-school.com.
A powerhouse vocalist and adept multi-instrumentalist, Charlena uses her musical/vocal training to create fiery, eclectic, soulful blues-rock and haunting, personal electronica.
Charlena’s two singles Save U (her 1st electronic, trip-hop single, released in 2012) and Endocardium (her 2nd single, released in 2016 along with a self-produced and edited music video) are available for your enjoyment and purchase below!
Charlena’s 2nd solo album Sticks & Stones (2007) is also available for your enjoyment and purchase below!
Charlena’s 1st solo album Ebb & Flow is available at her shows.
Projects & Videos
News & Updates
Saturday, September 30, 2017 9:30am – 12:30pm This free, all-ages event will feature talented student performers, spoken word, historical stories, and educational facts about Canadian history!Multi-instrumentalist Charlena Russell will be performing a special acoustic...read more
Celebrate Canada's best Indigenous art, culture and music at the grand opening of OCAD U's Onsite Gallery with two must-see exhibitions. The new gallery and street party are on Richmond Street West between Duncan and Simcoe. OCAD U's Onsite Gallery is Toronto's newest...read more
Join Charlena at the opening reception of the Pan American Food & Music Festival in Toronto!read more
Charlena Russell gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Region of Waterloo Arts Fund.