Singing doo-wop music from the rooftop of Seward Park High School in NYC,
overlooking the lights and sounds of the city while having an audience,
yes, this was Donna's first musical platform. It became a journey
that led to this moment. Her performances have touched people from New
York, to Florida, Kaui,Maui, Bali and even on the QE2.
Jumping ahead 4 decades.... Donna is an acclaimed international performer.
Donna sings all styles of music and notably has âthrilled audiences
with her rich velvety voice and masterful deliveryâ. As a highly
praised teacher Donna helps beginners find their natural voice, and helps
professional singers take their craft to a deeper level by combining healing
arts and voice to bring forth profound change. This technique allows the
spirit to open to the improvisation of our own intuition. Donna has studied
classical voice with John Aielli, been honored to study and sing with
the vocal wizard Bobby McFerrin, Rhiannon, worked extensively with dr.
James Polk (composer/arranger for Ray Charles), Kenny Barron, the Diana
Ross rhythm section, opened for Dionne Warwick, The Lettermen, been involved
with TV, Radio productions, Dell Theatre productions, TXARTS Theatre,
private voice studio, Bluesday Studios, Collaborative Voices, Women in
Jazz, Austin Klezmorium, Austin Jazz Workshop, her own workshops and recordings
as well as having her voice on many other recordings. She offers continued
education thru vocal workshops and production in the studio.
Get ready for a unique musical experience and have fun!
2016-2017 Class Schedule:
|Rising Stars (Voice/Show Choir) 5-7 yrs