Cres has performed with such artists as Boyd Lee Dunlop, Al Tinney, Art Anderson, Zaid Alee, David Berger, David Friedman, C.C. Winans, and the Chieftains. Cres also performed at Inaugural Balls for Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton. She is often compared to Ella, Barbara Streisand, Rosemary Clooney, and Sarah Vaughn. She's also the host/producer of the hot, top rated internet jazz talk show, Jazzin Em Up with Cres O'Neal, http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cres-oneal.
"She has an unassuming demeanor; yet, her unique vocals are soothing and explosive. Her powerful, captivating voice exudes emotion that draws you into her space." Leonard Hughes, Washington Post
"With the passing of Jazz greats and legends Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn and Rosemary Clooney, it is reassuring to know we the listener still have amongst us a gifted standard bearer of this school of Jazz vocal tradition." Steve Getz, The Jazz Network Worldwide