isabellashiff.2ISABELLA SHIFF

Isabella, currently 14 years old, began her musical career at the age of 10 when she was featured as a soloist in a TV show in Italy known as Zecchino D’Oro, a children’s music festival produced by RAI International. Her song, Regalero Un Sogno, an original by Gianmarco Gualandi won several times. From there, Isabella was extended numerous invitations to sing at various venues throughout Europe. One for instance was the UNICEF children’s sponsored music festival in Onesti Romania known as “Ti Amo” in 2012. Shortly thereafter, Isabella won best junior vocalist in her category (ages 9-11) at the Microfono D’Oro Music Festival in the summer of 2012 in Italy. From 2013-2016, she received various invitations to sing as a soloist at different functions throughout San Diego County including La Fete De La Musique, Little Italy Columbus Festa, Sicilian Festival, a Padres post game private event in honor of Italian Baseball Players Hall of Fame, and the La Jolla Art and Wine Festival.Isabella was recently featured in an Argentinian professional Broadway Production, “Wunderkindz” as one of the lead soloists produced by Warner Chappel Music Latin American and was recognized by ASCAP (American Society of Musicians and Composers) for her participation in that musical. Most recently, Isabella joined the Los Angeles Youth Jazz Ensemble and was selected as their lead Soloist. She has a passion for Jazz and the Great American Songbook. She is honored that she is able sing again this year at Songs For Shelter and thanks Ava Parasi and her team that she is part of such a wonderful event.