About Me

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About me Clover Jean – the vision of a Black British/Jamaican/St.Lucian Business owner: celebrant – singer comedienne – actor | image Burgundy Productions

My mission is to make couples feel empowered to celebrate love by creating an informal wedding ceremony.

I transformed the singing wedding celebrant movement and added diversity to the wedding industry.

In 2008, I consciously made a decision to share some of the burden of wedding planning. So, I changed the way deserving couples of all gender, race and religion planned their wedding ceremony service.

With a lust for life [perhaps a little crazy, in a good way], my clients and I don’t let wedding anxiety spoil their planned dream day. We aim for the perfect marriage celebration.

Whatever, wherever and whenever the couples decided to host their informal wedding, we made it happen. From wedding theme, music entertainment and venue, we checked every option. Most importantly, we discuss the touchy subject of who gets to give the bride [groom] away. We covered it all.

In fact, over the past decade, I’ve included my singing talent, choir and band into the wedding ceremony mix — for a fraction of the cost. Read on..


ABOUT ME CLOVER JEAN

“what you need to know”

And here is the best news, my wedding couples save time, money and have more fun planning the happiest day of their lives. Primarily, newlyweds-to-be can keep track of stuff from the comfort of their own home [ due to coronavirus new wedding rules].

About me Clover Jean – image Rene Fokkink Photograpy

About Me: I’m not just a smiling face!

As an expat, Afro-Caribbean national born in Shepherds Bush, London in the late sixties, I moved to Amsterdam in 1986. I’m an exotic mix of traditions, my Jamaican mum [baptist] and St Lucian dad [atheistic], empowered me with the spirit of freethinking. And I’m dedicated to creating meaningful, heartfelt, and informal weddings.

INFORMAL WEDDING CEREMONY SERVICES

“Read what client’s say!”

If I’m able to add my officiating style to the wedding couples mix and make them feel great, this is a win-win situation for us both. And with an endless amount of ceremony options to choose from newlyweds-to-be are spoilt for choice.

I encourage the couples to explore all the different aspects of their style, moral and ethical beliefs. Why? Because the wedding couples special occasion deserves it!

Thank you for stopping by!

From your wedding celebrant, singing marriage officiant, black gospel & soul choir to your live band. It’s not all about me but it’s about you the wedding couple broadening our vision to create the perfect informal wedding ceremony service ever. I’m just getting started. Join in the fun today.  Send an e-mail to plan a no pressure chat. Hear from you soon!

Email info(at)cloverjean.com

Or call me: +31 (0) 6 148 17242

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EXPERIENCE


Wedding celebrant | symbolic marriage officiant: comedienne – Singer- Improvisation actress – Artist

2019 – 2020                                    Vocalnote/Muriel van Dinteren – zangles

 

2017 ‐ 2019                                       DGAI – Dutch Gospel Arts Institute

 

2015   – 2016                                         De Academie voor Stembevrijding/Free your voice

 2014                                                       Flexible Coaching –  ( wedding celebrant )

2013‐  2016                                           IZST Singer/Songwriter Training

2012                                                       Easylaughs stand‐up comedy course

2011                                                       Cliniclowns Workshop

2009                                                      Black Gospel Music Workshop

2008  – Present day                            Clover Jean Weddings

 

 MUSIC EXPERIENCE

2019 – Present day                           ABC Gospel Choir

2017 ‐ 2019                                       Wazzup Singers

2008 ‐ 2010                                     Winter Efteling ‐ Lichtpuntjes | Gospel Queens

2001 ‐ 2011                                     Rise & Shine Gospel & Soul Choir

2002 ‐ 2002                                   Actress/singer ‐ Fun on the water (Batya Foundation)

2002 ‐ 2002                                   Actress/singer ‐ No Blues for Shoes show

 

 THEATER – TV- VOICEOVERS

Begin 2020                                     SBS 6 Hit the Road

2019                                                 RTL4 All Together Now

Begin 2019                                      Kröller-Müller Museum ‘CP Project’, Voiceover

 2018                                            Appelseintje – Gimme that sunshine

2017                                                Stedelijk Museum Exhibition – I’m a born foreigner:

2016 ‐ 2019                                  Jazzfestival DUKE op het Diemerplein – presenter

2014                                               100% Amsterdam Berlijnse gezelschap Rimini Protokoll

2008 ‐ 2008                                  Musical ‘Godspell’ www.in‐players.nl

2007 ‐ 2008                                         Musical ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ www.qetc.nl

 MASTER OF CEREMONIES

End 2005 ‐ 2006                             Presenter/Interviewer ‐ www.dovoproductions.nl

2005 ‐ 2010                                      Actress/standup comedy clown ‐ www.hetbeter.nl

Begin 2005 ‐ 2007                          Clown ‐ www.cordaan.nl