I am a vocalist and songwriter in pop and jazz. I perform many pop and jazz covers as well. Three of my album have played around the country. I can taylor my performance for any event whether wedding ceremonies, dance parties or special shows. I can bring a duo (piano and voice) or a full band.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 120 minutes
What to Expect
Stunning vocals and original style sounding like none other with original music ranging from jazz, smooth jazz and pop with unique cover arrangements. Downie also has an immediate connection with the audience.
Downie has been singing in front of audiences since she was a small girl. She began her formal vocal training as a young teenager performing classical, pop and jazz music.
Downie received rave reviews in Japan where for four years she performed to sell out crowds in the Jazz clubs.
As well as being a seasoned performer and vocalist Downie is a songwriter in smooth jazz and pop. Her original music can be heard on two previous albums"Just Ask Me" and "A Different Kind Of You".
Downie is a song stylist and her own unique arrangements of popular tunes, such as "I've Got You Under My Skin", "Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight" and "She Walks This Earth", have recieved accolades among her peers and radio listeners.
Along with her originals, from modern, latin, pop, jazz, Downie also performs a vast array of beloved American Songbook Standards.
Her albums have been played in Grand Rapids, Lansing, Seattle, San Diego, Las Vegas, Jackson. New Orleans, Pensacola, Boston, Baltimore, Ft. Collins, Memphis, Houston, Scratton, Phoenix, Huntsville, Milwaukee, Wichita KA, St. Louis, and Los Angelos.
Downie has performed live on air at WGU jazz music series with Scott Vander Werf, WYCE with Ryan Reynolds, WPMD with Mike Stark and TEE-M on the unsigined music show in Los Ceritos California and on the Dennis Bono Show Live with Grammy winning singer Crystal Gayle and James Torm, son of three time Grammy winner Mel Torm.
Most recently she performed live on Chanel 8 WOOD TV and Fox 17 in Grand Rapids MI.
Her passionate and spell binding performance make her a favorite among audiences world wide.
Great American Song Book and female singer songwriter with my own originals.
Influences & Inspiration
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