Allegra Miles is a 16 year-old soulful pop singer/songwriter. Allegra sings with a soulfulness and vocal control well beyond her years. She regularly performs in the West Palm Beach, FL music scene in solo gigs and with other musicians. Born in San Diego, CA, Allegra spent 5 years living in the U.S. Virgin Islands before moving to Palm Beach County, Florida in 2014.
Music background: Allegra comes from a very musical family. Her mom is a music therapist who is a singer/songwriter, plays guitar and piano, and performs regularly in the South Florida area. Her dad plays the bass and guitar, and her older sister plays guitar & piano – and they all play together at open mics and gatherings. Allegra started playing the piano when she was four, and playing the guitar and writing songs at age 12. Her originals are musically and lyrically sophisticated, captivating audiences with songs ranging from chill/R&B-inspired to upbeat and uplifting. She’s always working on new music, stay tuned :) Allegra plays her originals and covers at restaurants, festivals, competitions, and open-mics in South Florida and wherever she travels.
Honors and Awards: At age 13, Allegra made her solo debut at Carnegie Hall in December, 2016, as a 1st place winner in the musical theatre category for the international vocal competition, American Protégé. At age 12, Allegra sang the National Anthem in front of 5,500 fans at the Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida before a Miami Dolphins/St. Louis Cardinals spring training game. Other awards include: The Peggy & Rick Katz Award for Outstanding Achievement, Maltz Jupiter Theatre Goldner Conservatory of Performing Arts; Honorable Mention, Hal Leonard Vocal Competition; the Ruth Sis Frank Merit Scholarship – Platinum Level, St. John School of the Arts, USVI.
Allegra knows the sheer power and importance of music, today especially, and wants to do everything she can to bring more love and light into the world through music.