MICHELLE GARTHE

THE VIRGO IN HER WON'T RETREAT. HER CAREER SPANNING TWENTY YEARS NEVER CEASES TO PLEASE. BORN IN THE PHILIPPINES AND BRED TO COMPETE IN SINGING COMPETITIONS SINCE AGE TWO, MICHELLE'S POWERFUL VOICE BROUGHT HER TO PLACES UNIMAGINABLE.

SHE STARTED SINGING PROFESSIONALLY AT THE TENDER AGE OF 15.  HER SINGING HAD REACHED ITS PINNACLE WHEN SHE'S CHOSEN TO PERFORM THE MUCH COVETED LEAD ROLE KIM IN THE SMASH HIT GERMAN LANGUAGE BROADWAY MUSICAL "MISS SAIGON". SHE PERFORMED AT THE WORLD RENOWNED KENNEDY CENTER FOR PERFORMING ARTS IN WASHINGTON DC FEATURING HER AND THE ULTIMATE BIG BAND AND GRACED MARYLAND GOVERNOR ROBERT EHRLICH WHEN SHE PERFORMED IN HIS FUNDRAISER EVENTS. SHE ALSO PERFORMED WITH GRAMMY NOMINATED SINGER/ SONGWRITER HOWARD MCCRARY IN HONG KONG AND NEW ZEALAND.

ADDING TO HER CAP IS HER AWARD WINNING ALBUM "HIMIG SAMBAYANIHAN" WHICH GARNERED THREE  KATHA MUSIC AWARDS (PHILIPPINE'S VERSION OF THE GRAMMY'S).

NOW LIVING IN THE UNITED STATES, SHE CONTINUES TO MESMERIZE HER LISTENERS DISHING OUT JAZZ,POP,BROADWAY, INTERNATIONAL AND STANDARD NUMBERS. 

AN EPITOME OF A VERSATILE PERFORMER AND LOVER OF THE GREAT OUTDOORS, HER VIBRANT AND SOULFUL RENDITIONS ARE MANIFESTATIONS OF HER FABULOUS LIFE AND CAREER.