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With a smokey tone and soulful voice Leah's R&B, Indie and ambient writing style is unique for her generation of recording artists and inspired by a constant search for adventure both musically and in life.
Leah has played all over the New York's Capital region and along the East Coast with her band consisting of her pianist Jack Redsecker, guitarist Andrew Kaplan, drummer Francesco Catricala, bassist Mikey Migliore and her horn section consisting of saxophone player Josh Nelson and trumpet player Eric Frost. Collectively the band has played at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Birdland, The Bitter End, New York Couture Fashion Week and more.
The summer of 2016 Leah went on a tour with her late soul, R&B, pop group Mama and the Stops collaborating with organizations from Saratoga Springs to Virginia Beach raising over $4,500 playing in venues along the East Coast for the non-profit organizations they worked with including women’s shelters, homeless shelters and non-profit arts organizations.
Leah released her first single October 23rd, 2017 to raise money and awareness for the water crisis happening in the world and take action through a compilation album called Melodies 4 Water All the funds raised goes to build water filtration Systems in Chiapas, Mexico. This single release is just the start of a full project release coming in 2018 which she will be taking on the road.