Cross Bay Media

a CILC Content Provider

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Cross Bay Media operates in multiple sectors of the performing and fine arts, developing educational programs that engage, educate, and entertain.  A core group of talented presenters from across the country offer unique programs for a wide age range, from elementary school students to residents of senior living facilities.



Programs by Cross Bay Media

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The History of Blues in America

Performer, teaching artist, music historian Joey Leone presents a truly original program that covers the history, influence, and impact of American Blues music through songs, folklore, and historical content. Joey highlights the influence of blues...


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The Roots of Black Music in America

An educational and entertaining journey exploring the history of America's black musical giants, encouraging audience participation with singing, dancing, call and response, and percussion playing. Program can be tailored for any age group.


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Women in Music - Folk, Blues, Americana

The female pioneers of American music, their talent, perseverance, struggle, and success.  The songs, history, folklore, and stories of these incredible women performers and how they continue to influence female musicians today.


More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Independent Provider of Content


Chris Tedesco   chris@crossbaymedia.com
105 Beach 61st Street
Queens New York 11692
(917) 825-3360
United States


Primary Disciplines

The programs of Cross Bay Media cover:

Community Interests
Social Studies/History
Fine Arts
Performing Arts
Character Education

Awards, Quotes, Testimonials

"Phenomenal! Joey was gracious, humble, and engaging. We had record attendance and received a ton of positive feedback from event attendees.”

Jennifer Johnson – Executive Director, Convention & Visitors Bureau, Brookings South Dakota

Could not have gone better and our audience absolutely loved the program." TJ Hicks – Program Coordinator, Rancho Mirage Library, Rancho Mirage California

The History Blues” program was fantastic! Joey's presentation of the historical content was spot on for our public library audience. The intelligent music selections and the proficiency of the band combined to create a top-notch performance.”

Erin Lawrence - Community Engagement Manager, St Joseph County Library, South Bend Indiana