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Michelle Walker

Michelle Walker is a New York City based jazz vocalist, arranger and educator with an international resume of concert and festival performances, including 7 tours in Russia, a 10-day tour in Israel with one of the performances at The Tel Aviv Musuem of Art being broadcast live on national radio as well as concerts in London and Amsterdam. Other performance highlights include The Lincoln Center-Women in Jazz Festival, The Silver Spring Jazz Festival and live jazz performances throughout the US. Michelle studied privately and attended masterclass with a number of teachers including Betty Carter, Mark Murphy, Rhiannon and more.

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”[Walker's] voice is like warmed burgundy silk....”
Jazz Online

“A tone like this is born only once in a generation....”
Jazz-Not-Jazz, Germany

“[Walker]....has extraordinary musicality....weaving deftly through complex rhythms....”
All About Jazz

Primary Instrument

Vocalist

Location

New York, NY

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background

Contact Michelle for rates and availability.

Clinic/Workshop Information

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