Alexa Wildish is a singer and songwriter who merges traditional folk music with refined vocal skill and technique. Now based in Boulder, Colorado, 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, 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 more authenticity in her music, leading to her writing and learning the craft of songwriting.
Her voice having been featured on various records and commercials, 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.
Alexa recently placed third in the 2019 Telluride Troubador competition. She is also one of ten finalists in the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival Songwriter Showcase coming up August 16th 2019.