Alexa Wildish is a singer and songwriter based in boulder, colorado, who merges traditional folk music with refined vocal skill and technique. Alexa recently completed writing and recording music for her upcoming self-titled EP, recorded at Goosehead Palace in Nashville, Tennessee with producers Dan Knobler and Russell Durham.
Alexa grew up studying intensive classical voice and musical theater and eventually majoring in musical theater at Elon University. She was the lead vocalist on Holland America's World Cruise line for over a year, singing weekly shows while traveling the world. This experience prompted her to shift her focus from vocal performance to a more authentic musical expression and she started learning the craft of songwriting.
Alexa continues to write and perform her own material, exploring the depths of her experience to bring her deepest truths to light. Her singing and songwriting has been influenced by and compared to Joni Mitchell and Laura Marling.
Her voice has been featured on various records and commercials. alexa recently took first place in the Rocky Mountain Folks Fest Songwriter Showcase at Planet Bluegrass and will, therefore, be performing at folks fest in 2020. Alexa also placed third in the 2019 Telluride Troubadour competition.
Alexa’s self titled EP is soon to be released! Check back here or join her mailing list for updates.