Porter Smith is a composer and singer from New York. In the past decade he has recorded five CDs and performed from his home state to Boston to Mississippi to Los Angeles. His high, lilting voice, serenely incisive songs and inventive blend of instrumentation have made a place for him with a growing audience of thoughtful, sophisticated listeners. He continues to receive national airplay with the release of, 'Raise', his newest album. Porter has a refined presentation as a performer, singing solo with piano, his upright bass and 7-string guitar and sharing the stage with exceptional musicians from New York and Boston.