B i o g r a p h y
Deanna Delore is a superb vocalist with an eclectic repertoire. Known for her sultry ballads and exquisite quality vocals, she captivates and impresses all who hear her. She is at home performing for all types of events that require top quality musicianship and powerful singing. Her unique ability to sing many genres make her extremely marketable. She has classical training, yet also sings Broadway, Cabaret, and her specialty, the songs of The Great American Songbook. Be prepared to be impressed with her eclectic mix and unique style that will knock your socks off. Deanna can work with a pianist, trio, small band, guitarist, or orchestra, depending on your specific need and budget.
Deanna began singing at the age of two, two years before she started to speak. It was evident from a very early age that singing was her natural talent and passion. Deanna began her formal vocal training at the age of twelve and she has been studying under a professional voice teacher ever since.
Deanna attended Chapman University's Conservatory of Music in Orange, California. Chapman's vocal music program is one of the nations premier music programs and is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music She earned a four year scholarship on her vocal merits and studied formal music and vocal performance during her tenure under the direction of William Hall. She graduated in 1993 with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts Degree. She continued her education at University of LaVerne, earning a teaching credential and a Masters Degree in Education.
Deanna's broad scope of training and sound vocal technique allows her to specialize in singing for every genre of music ranging from classical, pop, broadway and jazz. She is also Resident Artist for the 2016-17 season of Opera SLO, being featured in numerous events throughout SLO County.
She is also an accomplished recording artist. In 2017-18, her voice and recordings have been the recipient of over twenty music related awards featured in the independent film series,"Silent Love Stories-1”, “Silent Love Stories-II”, and soon to be released “Silent Love Stories-III”, including a platinum REMI in the Houston World Film Festival, Best Score out of 4,500 submissions at the World Pinnacle Film Awards, and many other awards worldwide.
Ms. Delore sang live at Carnegie Hall in New York December 16, 2018 as a first place solo winner in the American Protege International Vocal Competition. She is one of only three in the professional category world wide to earn a first place title in this year’s competition.
Deanna is at home in all performance settings ranging from home parties for small groups to large corporate events. She has sung for benefit shows with jazz combos, concerts with big bands, duos with piano or guitar, and with symphonies and chamber orchestras. Whatever your function is, she is sure to entertain and impress your guests while transporting them to a higher level of listening enjoyment. Depending on the size of your event and the function, please request what accompaniment you would prefer. The fee for the engagement is determined on the amount of musicians and length of time needed for services, and travel expenses may be required for long distances.