Leigh Michele is a mezzo-soprano who's voice can soar with the angels or walk with the sultry and deep. Classically trained, Leigh has found her true love in Broadway and Standards. Leigh Michele has been on the top 10 for So. FL Jazz Artists since June 2009.
Though she is known for her Jazz talents, Leigh's range covers all genres of music, from Country to Rock and everything in between and over 70 years of music! Come join her for one of her shows and see for yourself why this artist is making serious waves in the music community. You will be glad you did!
Leigh Michele is a Native of West Palm Beach, FL USA. She began taking formal vocal lessons at age 14. At the age of 15, Leigh auditioned and was accepted as the youngest member to date of The Masterworks Chorus of the Palm Beaches. During her teen years, Leigh was the featured soloist at her church, had the lead role in numerous musicals, and received superior ratings at State vocal competitions.
She studied Music and Theatre in college, earning her Bachelor’s degree in both. She then followed an interest in Law, completing her masters in that field. In 2005 received her Doctorate in Business Administration and Marketing.
Leigh Michele has been performing live for many years both as a solo act and with many bands and is a known professional. Her debut album ::|| Leigh Michele - Standards & Favorites ||:: is available on i-Tunes, cdbaby.com, CD Universe and more.
On October 27, 2009 she released her second album :::|| Leigh Michele - Feeling Vintage ||::: which debuted at # 4 on the South Florida Jazz Charts and still remains with her 1st album in the top 10.
Because Leighlee values her fans in Second Life so much, she has released a Holiday cd exclusively for SL residents.
Leigh Michele performs a wide variety of styles from Pop to Showtunes to Country to Standards to Rock from the 30's to today. The range this artist has in style and genres is phenomenal.
~❊❥❊~ IN HER OWN WORDS~❊❥❊~
"Honestly I have to say that all music influences me. Music creates joy, sadness, reflects love and warms cold souls. It is the international language and I am blessed to be able to use it to speak to others."
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~❊❥❊~ MUSICAL INFLUENCES~❊❥❊~
Her music has been influenced by many great artists like Barbara Streisand and Bette Midler as well as Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Bing Crosby, Marilyn Monroe and Karen Carpenter just to name a few...
~❊❥❊~WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING~❊❥❊~
"You have a tremendous gift - you sound like an angel!! A gift from God!!!"
- Brooklyn Praga, Second Life (Oct 18, 2009)
"I just love listening to your fabulous voice. You are very talented"
- Coventina Aeon, Second Life (Oct 24, 2009)
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