Originally hailing from the Boston area, Michelle Mailhot has been singing jazz for about 25 years. She has shared the stage with Mel Tormé, Max Roach, Sheila Jordan, Jon Faddis, Dr. Billy Taylor and Bobby McFerrin. Her Off-Broadway show in New York City won her a Drama Desk Award. When she’s not busy singing you can find her teaching jazz at Rollins and Valencia College in Orlando.
excerpt from her website—
Michelle Mailhot is in demand as a vocalist, arranger, adjudicator and clinician.
As an educator she has taught at the Phil Mattson Workshops, the Disney Sings Workshops, and Zegree Vocal Jazz Camps. She has been an adjudicator for festivals throughout the country and the world taking her to Singapore and Japan. Michelle has performed extensively at Walt Disney World and has also been featured on several Walt Disney recordings.
....Michelle has performed with Bobby McFerrin, the Billy Taylor Trio, Mel Torme, Max Roach, Sheila Jordan, Sandy Patti, Thomas Dolby, Don Shelton of the Hi-Lo’s and Liza Minelli..... Session singer for radio and television commercials and album recording projects around the country....