Lydia Harrell is one of Boston’s finest musical treasures. Her sultry, soulful voice and evocative phrasings have garnered her the attention and respect of the area’s finest musicians and venues. Be it performing with the Boston Pops or serenading the Boston Celtics faithful fans with America’s National Anthem, Lydia’s dedication to extracting the pure essence of song goes virtually unmatched. Consistently performing more than 150 shows a year, in all different styles and settings, Lydia has shown an unbreakable ability to mold herself into any musical situation.
Lydia’s storytelling and soulful voice has a mesmerizing effect that connects with her audiences and takes them along for a ride. She enjoys using her newest favorite instrument, the ukulele, to accompany her in many of her original songs written with lyrics that everyone can relate to as heard in her original “Clearly”. Between performing jazz standards and present day hits, the combination of her powerful, relaxed and playful vocals take her audiences on a journey that leaves them feeling good.