Mother-daugher duo perform traditional French-Canadian songs, fiddle music and step-dancing. Born into a musical Franco-American family in northern Vermont, Michele began performing traditional Franco-American music at an early age with her father Fabio, an accomplished harmonica player. In 1995, she began writing and composing her own songs and has performed to audiences throughout New England, Quebec and France. Her lyrics and music focus on nature, romance and social issues connected to being Franco-American. She is a member of the Vermont Arts Council’s American Masterpieces program, as well as a juried Arts Council performer and teaching Artist.

 

Michele’s performances blend traditional Franco-American and Quebec folk songs, original compositions, jazz standards, and an occasional French classic.