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Lisa Hugo

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Born: July 3, 1969    Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born in Melbourne in 1969, Lisa discovered her passion for music at an early age. Encouraged by her musical family, she began piano lessons at the age of six. At the age of eight she gave her first solo performance to an audience of 400 people ” for an eight year old, this was a very important experience. From here on Lisa knew that her life would be music!

Today, wherever she performs, she dazzles her audience. Although only 164cm tall, Lisa has a big voice which covers 3 Octaves. Additionally she is a trained pianist, actress and dancer. Following her comprehensive training at the “Australian College of Entertainers”, Lisa worked in Television, Film and Theatre. To name a few examples, she performed in the musical “Cinderella”, was a member of the well known “Swing Sisters Trio”, was a regular guest on the Television show “Good Morning Australia” and was also active as a singer/pianist in the renowned hotels of Melbourne. In 1994 Lisa travelled extensively on cruise ships presenting her own solo show. In 1995 she released her first CD with the Title “Don’t Let Go” featuring a number of her own compositions....
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RadioIndy Grindie Award
It's Time” is most definitely an album for the twenty-first century that will find appeal across gender, geography, and musical genre. Lisa's voice delivers every nuance and the members of her band make sure what she says is underlined but not overshadowed by the power of their own talent. - Review You, Janie Franz (Nov 22, 2009)

“It's Time, presents upbeat tunes and thoughtful songs that uphold love and foster inner discovery.” - Janie Franz, Review You (Nov 22, 2009)

“In past festivals, Dubai audiences have been happy to hear variations on the theme of jazz, which is good news for Lisa Hugo. The Dubaibased singer-songwriter, who cites Sarah McLachlan as an influence...” - Sarah Wolff, The National (Feb 18, 2006)

“In the tradition of such venerable performers as Karen Carpenter and Eva Cassidy, Lisa Hugo straddles the boundaries of jazz and pop with equal ease and finesse on her fine new CD, “It’s Time.” .....read more” - Radio Indy

http://www.timeoutdubai.com/nightlife/features/12284-lisa-hugo-interview

Lisa Hugo

It's Time
Self Produced
2009
Tracks: 11.
Personnel: Lisa Hugo: Piano/ Vocals, Dirk van der Linden: Guitar, Hammond, Janos Bruneel: Double Bass, Pieter Vandergooten: Drums.

Lisa Hugo

Natural
Self Produced
2000
Tracks: 18
Lisa Hugo

Don't Let Go
Self Produced
1995

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It's Time
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