EMILY is one of the most innovative new artists on the Christian music scene. 'Solace', EMILY's debut album, is comprised of original compositions that touch the heart with their message. Her refreshing style of vocal expression transcends denominational lines as well as age differences delivering a unique musical experience to everyone within the sound of her voice. About EMILY... Although her first solo in church was at age three, she began her professional singing career at age nine. Her vast experience in the industry includes: Several tours with the Continental Singers as a soloist; Live back-up for various recording artists, such as Steve Green and Sandi Patty and Evie; Studio back-up vocals for Capitol Records, Disney and other recording companies and projects; Multiple appearances on the Trinity Broadcasting Network and the 'Kids Praise the Lord' show; Soloist at numerous churches and events such as retreats, advances, conferences, weddings and regularly scheduled services. As an accomplished musician and vocalist, she has ministered throughout the United States and abroad. Emily has served as Music Director, Worship Leader, Music Minister and Adult & Children's Choir Director. She has also been a vocal coach and voice teacher at several performing arts schools, as well as a private voice teacher. Emily was the sales mannager for her Continental Singers Tour Z, and currently owns and manages two companies, EmSongs Publishing and GATE Records. PERSONAL... EMILY lives in Clovis, California (a suburb of Fresno...ok, stop laughing, yes, Fresno actually DOES have a suburb!!!) with her wonderful husband, Alan, their two adorable little boys, Garrett and Tyler, and their lovable black lab, Riley. She was born in a small town near Pittsburgh, PA called Irwin, but grew-up in Orange County...a graduate of La Quinta High School. She attended Seattle Pacific University, Azusa Pacific University and finally ended up at California State University Fresno (obviously, she likes change and excitement!!!). She and her family regualrly attend Clovis Community Church. In addition to her music, Emily has just completed her degree in Massage Therapy...she is currently seeing clients at California Massage & Wellness Center (call her at 559-790-1491 for an appointment!) For fun, Emily and her family enjoy the outdoors - camping, swimming, horseback riding, hiking and, Emily's new fun thing to do, ocean kayaking (this thanks to Em's record producer and guitarist - John Eric - whose CD is also featured here on CD Baby, so check it out!!!):)!!! All in all, EMILY just loves having fun and enjoying all the things God has richly blessed her with - a loving family, good friends, massage therapy...and MUSIC!!! EMILY ~ 'Solace' ~ It's not just music...It's LIFE!!!!