B i o g r a p h y
Joanne Togati is a classically trained award winning Opera singer with a large Jazz repetoire which also includes popular crossover favorites. She has been the recipient of the Marymount College Opera Workshop Scholarship as well as having been invited to sing with the Lyric Academy of Rome. She has been a young artist with Del'Arte Opera in NYC and recently sang in Coesfield Germany with the Neil Semer Institute. Her classical training was only the beginning. Joanne has sung many genres from gospel, to rock, to folk and is currently recording her first EDM album with Eric Olson of Armada Records. She has played many venues along the East Coast and such conferences as the Millenium Music Conference and Harvard Square, Boston. She has played with top notch performers and she is truly a unique performer herself. Being from NYC she grew up taking in the great culture of her hometown. Joanne frequented many of the great jazz clubs and sat in with the best of them. She trained at NYU's opera program for undergrad, and was a scholarship student at New World School of the Arts during her studies. She is also a trained actress which brings an even deeper dimension to her show. Joanne Togati is currently working with David Nizri and Randy Bernsen (Gracenote 2015) on the production of her original album which will be released in late 2016.
In the past she has worked with Caren Levine of the Metropolitan Opera, and to date she is playing jazz with the Randy Bernsen Trio. She has just recorded her first operatic CD at the National Opera Center in NYC in October 2013. She has also recorded a jazz album entitled Love that you can find on iTunes. Joanne Togati has a large jazz repertoire which includes many contemporary songs as well. She currently studies with Marilyn MIms a former Metropolitan Opera Star here in Palm Beach, Florida.