Magnolia Memoir –
Their self-titled debut album has already been labeled, “…an instant classic”. This young ensemble is led by Singer/Songwriter Mela Lee with music direction and arranging by the prodigious Alexander Burke, an anchor of Bass by jazz bad boy -Gordon Bash and haunting horn lines by Marcus Graf and Toby Karlin that lead to a truly unforgettable stage experience.
Sweet, sexy, nuanced, and smart – find out what critics and audiences have been raving about.
“Magnolia Memoir invites you to a sacred but gritty joint
…Imagine an old speakeasy at 3 a.m. where Billie Holiday whispers in Tom Waits’ ear”
–Jonathan Widran, Music Connection
“…Mela Lee and Magnolia Memoir create an ambience that conjures up greatness”
– Bill Bentley, Sonic Boomers
“…the elegance of Ella Fitzgerald and the sass of Etta James…”
– Devon Wendell – International Review of Music