We can’t get enough of Jazz, R&B, Soul artist Judy Emeline, with her powerful voice and incredible stage presence she wowed us at Q in the Park & this Festival last year
Judy born in Birmingham started singing and dancing at the age of 3 at The Sheila Marie Stage School competing in competitions all over the region.
In 1987 after completing her studies in dance IDTA & BTDA, she travelled to Italy where she concentrated on her vocals, studying for one year with Maestro Enrico Gavarini in Toscany.
After training she remained in Italy where she pursued her career as lead vocalist performing all over the country and perfecting her knowledge of the Italian Language.
In 1991 the move to the Italian region of Switzerland “Lugano” gave her the possibility to perform with many Swiss, Italian & International Artists and also enter in to the world of television as resident singer for Swiss National TV & Radio.
She has headlined many Jazz, Blues & Gospel festivals in Switzerland, and is known as The Black Pearl from Birmingham.
During her permanence in Switzerland as well as singing she has taught & worked with numerous private students of all ages of which some have gone on to pursue careers in music. In summer 2000 she began a new project at The American School in Switzerland, using singing as a method to learn a language, English, Italian & French.
Athe end of 2005 Emeline returned to England to further her studies in music.