Mareesa is a superb singer & pianist with a wide repertoire of songs to suit every occasion from Weddings, Parties Receptions, Restaurants and hotels. Mareesa’s voice is perfect for easy listening background music but she can also perform something more up-beat if required. An accomplished pianist she covers songs from artists such as The Killers, Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Carly Simon, Bruce Springstein, Nina Simone, Adele and David Bowie Mareesa is based in Edinburgh. She graduated with a BMUS (hons) degree in 2007 specializing in Saxophone and Piano. She has been singing since childhood, turning professional in 2008. Since then she has played over 1000 gigs in various line-ups. She is a seasoned vocalist, multi- instrumentalist and session musician with an extensive repertoire of popular cover songs as well as her own original material. She is the lead singer with premier Scottish Events band Soul Inferno regularly performing at exclusive venues and hotels across Scotland. Mareesa has always had a passion for writing songs and has many influences. Her taste in music is wide reaching from The Beatles, Fleetwood Mac, Motown, to current artists like First Aid Kit, Lissie, Laura Marling, Diane Birch, The Pierces, and Lianne La Havas. Her greatest song writing influences are the artists who have helped to define popular music such as Carole King, James Taylor, Paul McCartney, Simon and Garfunkel, Bonnie Raitt, Carly Simon and Jackson Browne.