Miriam Levanah

Miriam Levanah

 Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
BandFolkAcoustic

I have been writing and performing songs since I was nine. I now have over 150 original songs in my repertoire, and continue every day to create and develop new material. In the future, I hope to travel the world exploring and exchanging music with an international family of audiences and musicians.

Biography

Miriam Levanah Kass is a promising singer songwriter known in her hometown for her memorable performances on Santa Fe's historic plaza. Miriam began writing songs at the age of 9 in Ashland, Oregon where her guitar teacher recognized her talent and mentored her in songwriting. She has written over 150 songs for guitar and vocals, and has recorded many original songs and produced several CDs. Miriam has written songs for significant events like Santa Fe's annual festival of Zozobra. She has earned an income playing local venues, and has opened for popular bands.
Miriam, now 15, continues to develop her craft as a singer songwriter, working every day to find new meaning in her music and lyrics. Miriam's music defies easy description, combining Acoustic Pop, folk, and americana. Some describe Miriam as Norah Jones meets Jewel, mixing grit and insight. She brings an interpretative depth far beyond her years. This maturity is revealed through her profound lyrical and emotional expression. Miriam currently attends The New Mexico School for the Arts, which provides her with an invaluable foundation in music education. She lives with her family in Santa Fe, New Mexico.