Join the Village in celebrating the female singer-songwriter with Clazzical Notes!
Enjoy music from the talented:
Suzanna Guzman, an American mezzo-soprano and Emmy Award winning televison host. As a singer she has performed with international and American opera companies as a principal artist: La traviata at the Metropolitan Opera, La favorite in Montpellier, France and Goya at the Spoleto Fesitval in Italy. She is known for her portrayal of the title role in Carmen for Houston Grand Opera's multimedia production (known as the "MTV Carmen"), a role she has performed more than 200 times. Recent appearances have been with Spoleto Festival USA, SIFA- Singapore Festival of the Arts, Opera Santa Barbara, Los Angeles Philharmonic and with Latino Theatre Company for 17 seasons as La Virgen in the annual pageant Diós Inatzin: La Virgen de Tepeyac.
Joanna Wallfisch, most notable performances include the National Conecter Hall in Dublin, Woodford Folk Festival, London Jazz Fesitval, Salisbury International Festival, Sundance Film Festival and Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She has been an artist in residence at the Banff Center for Arts and Creativity in Alberta, Canada multiple times. Other fields of work include teaching at the songwriting faculty of the Los Angeles Collge of Music, Los Angles College of Music offering early childhood and elementary music education programs with her own company "Little Whale Music" as well as being the voice of the nationwide ad campaign for Hillshire Farm.
Maiya Sykes, Maiya is a classically trained vocalist, producer, vocal arranger and entrepreneur. Maiya has provided back-up vocals for The Black-Eyed Peas, Macy Gray, Fantasia, Joss Stone, Michael Buble, Leona Lewis and Rita Ora. She was a featured backup singer for Macy Gray in her live show for more than five years. She recently provided backgrounds and was featured in the Oscar award winning film La La Land.
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