LA bred and based musician NATALIE HANNA MENDOZA is an award winning jazz vocalist and songwriter. She performs many vocal genres including POP, R&B, Blues, Jazz, Motown and Classical. With a broad range of vocal stylings, Natalie is lead vocalist in several groups including The Fabus Four, Natalie and Shane, and the acoustic Americana band, The Frogtown Serenaders. She can be found performing tirelessly at venues throughout Southern California such as Herb Alpert’s Vibratos Grill Jazz, Disneyland, Clifton’s Cafeteria, The Escondite, the Mint, Vitellos, the Federal Bar (Long Beach and North Hollywood), the Beverly Hills Penninsula Hotel, and many more. She has also performed extensively in shows, jazz festivals and private events and works regularly as a studio musician. Natalie is a private voice instructor and has taught as an elementary school music teacher, grades K-6. A graduate from the prestigious Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at Cal State University at Long Beach, she studied with Christine Guter and John Proulx.