Pere, originally from
Los Angeles, is a noted vocalist/composer whose soaring melodies and
innovative chordal harmonies combine diverse influences. Kay's songs
range from poignant to playful, with well-crafted lyrics portraying
experiences and emotions we all can embrace.
In her home state of Connecticut, Kay has
performed in solo concerts and as a duo with Connecticut State
Troubadour Bill Pere, in such noted venues as the Shubert, Garde Arts Center,
Cheney Hall, Seven Angels Theatre, University of Hartford, Sacred
Heart University and the Vanilla Bean Café.
Beyond New England, Kay has performed
internationally with the LUNCH Ensemble
(http://www.lunchensemble.com), sharing the stage with the Steve
Chapin Band, as part of a select international choir at New York's
Avery Fisher Hall, and solo concerts in venues across the United
She also enjoys an international
reputation as a premier vocal instructor. In this capacity, she has
presented vocal workshops from Hollywood CA to Nashville TN, Dallas TX
to Philadelphia PA.
Kay has been a Director of the
Connecticut Songwriters Association since 1997 and serves as the
Associate Director of Local United Network to Combat Hunger, producing
and performing in hundreds of benefit events, raising more than
$500,000 to help people in need.
meeting Kay and hearing her music,
you'll know you've encountered something of lasting significance.