About Michelle

Michelle Valenzuela has been singing and writing music since the age of 12 and has been teaching voice and piano lessons for over 15 years.  After earning her undergraduate degree in Music at California State University, Northridge followed by post-grad studies at UCLA she worked as a backup singer for Sheila E, All-4-One, Jamie Jones, and gospel singer Jonathan Butler. She's also worked as a demo singer for a number of producers on EMI and Universal Music Publishing Group. In 2015 she released a self-produced EP of all original music and continues to write her own music, co-write with other artists, and work as a session singer.  Michelle is passionate about coaching young recording artists and is well known in the Southbay area of Los Angeles for her work with singer-songwriters.