Herb Alpert’s “A Christmas Wish”

My parents used to listen to Herb Albert when I was a kid, so singing for him was an incredible, full circle experience. We recorded at Capitol Studios. Herb was there as well as legendary Ed Schmidt, who ran the session. Dreams do come true.

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“The Humbugs” Music Video

At the end of July, I shot a video for the new single, “The Humbugs,” with photographer Chris Martin, and ballerina Gillian George.  The video was shot in a warehouse in the fashion district in Downtown LA.  Gillian choreographed a beautiful routine for the song. Chris shot the video on a Canon 5D Mark IV. We are editing it and have it scheduled to come out in September. Can’t wait to show it to you!

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hEarth Project

I was THRILLED to be involved in this project.  A fellow singer/songwriter, Kristen Toedtman, was commissioned to write a piece for the hEarth project by Lita Albuquerque.  It premiered at Sunnylands near Palm Springs, CA.  The project was modern, creative, and very artsy.  These are some of the best singers in Los Angeles.

Artist: Lita Albuquerque
Composer: Kristen Toedtman
Location: Sunnylands, Rancho Mirage, California

About Desertx:
FROM FEB 25 THROUGH APRIL 30, 2017, THE COACHELLA VALLEY AND ITS DESERT LANDSCAPE WILL BECOME THE CANVAS FOR […]

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Echo Society: V

This one the coolest gig. The music was very hard. The composers were very good. The venue was incredible and the experience will always hold a special place in my memory.

The Echo Society is a collective of media composers to showcase original compositions. The concert was at the Ace Theater Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

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Women Who Score

Celebrating women composers. Female composers make up just 2% of studio releases. Going back to the Hildegard Von Bingen, women composers have had a back seat to male composers. Times they are a changing. This concerts celebrated the work of film and TV composers.

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Suicide Squad Soundtrack

In May, I had the supreme pleasure and honor to sing on the score of “Suicide Squad.”  This is my first time singing on a film score.  It was amazing and a dream come true.

It was a full day session at Warner Brothers Eastwood Scoring Stage on the Warner Brothers lot.  The composer of the film is Steven Price who also scored the Sandra Bullock movie, Gravity.  There were about 30 other singers on the call (SATB).  I was standing […]

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Played at Namm!

I was super honored to play name this month. I have been there once before.  The stage was a lot bigger than I thought it would be 🙂 I played for about 45 minutes on the Hilton Stage. 

 

 

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Happy Holidays Newsletter 2015

It’s almost the end of the year!  I hope your 2015 has been a year of joy, laughter, love, and health.  This year has gone so fast, but I’ve been incredibly blessed. Here are some highlights.

Children’s Book Published:
For three years, my friend, Kristyn Dors, and I worked on a children’s book called “I Love My Amazing Body.”  Our mission was to create a book about loving and appreciating the body.  We did it completely independent of a publisher or agent, […]

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White Hot Holidays on Fox

It has been a very exciting past few weeks.  Over the last year, I’ve been working on being more active in session singing.  Last week, I was blessed to be part of the back up choir for the Fox White Hot Holidays Special with Patti Labelle, John Legend, Wil.i.am, and Mary J Blige.  It was hosted by the cast of the television series Empire including Terrance Howard and Taraji  Henson.

We filmed over two days in Pasadena with the cast and […]

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2015 Video Game Awards

I have an appreciation for video game music. It has become very artistic and dense. I was in a choir for the 2015 Awards where we sang several choral pieces from video games.

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