~ Anastasia Lee ~ ~ Анастасия Ли~
‘Anastasia Lee’ was named after the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanov of Imperial Russia. Though only sixteen, she touches the Songs that Stir Our Memories ~ a voice that queries the Past, is One of America & the World’s Youngest Classical Crossover – Pop Operatic Singers.
Anastasia’s distinctive and powerful Voice has been called Elegant and Provocative. She has been called the 'Modern Maria Callas.'
Anastasia Lee’s Inspirations are ~ Andrea Bocelli, Sarah Brightman, Josh Groban, Elvis Presley, Luciano Pavarotti, Julie Andrews, Maria Callas, etc.
Her Love of the ‘Real Musica’ Sounds and Songs that We Long Remember.
‘Nastiya’ performs the perfect blend of Opera Arias, Broadway Musicals, Classic Italian-American songs and the Great Classics from 1930’s-70’s by All the Greats. Anastasia sings selected songs in English, Italian, Russian, Spanish & self-crafted combinations.
Anastasia Lee has performed for Music Festivals, Charities, Corporate Events, Universities functions, Veterans Organizations, Historical Events & Holiday Parties.
Anastasia’s Musical Journey Through Italy:
Begins with the most powerful of Italians songs “Nessun Dorma”, which has become her signature song and has captured the hearts of the young and old alike.
• Gerard Tourtois the greatest female interpretation of Nessun Dorma ever
Leeds, United Kingdom
Anastasia’s Renditions of the Romantic Classics has left audiences spellbound. Una Ora Senza Te (You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me) which she sings in Italian. L’Amore Sei Tu (I Will Always Love You) - Whitney Houston Classic - Anastasia is one of few who sings this Classic in Italian with a unique sound all her own. ‘My Heart Will Go On’ (Titanic) & 'Once Upon a December' which she sings in English, & Russian combination.
“ You are the winner of every prize, every accolade. Yours is a rare voice, sensitive, strong and special. You are Jackie Evancho, older in years, but with a timbre and majesty of voice of an older woman. Fabulous beyond words. “
“ You are a great talent of the ages, singing in a number of languages, with a voice that is superior and rare. What a joy to have the privilege of hearing you here! “
~ C. Forsloff (Editor Green Heritage News)
Anastasia’s ~ Star continues to Rise with every performance, resulting in standing ovations from audiences of all ages, because her Voice shows Wisdom & Soul well beyond her years.
Further Notes about 'Anastasia Lee'....
Anastasia's Most Incredible Moment ~ came when I attended a Josh Groban Concert and was selected to Sing onstage with Josh ~ I chose 'To Where You Are' and the rest was magic for me.. Josh is both a Great Entertainer and Gentleman.. Thank You So Much..
I have been fortunate both in being successful in numerous Vocal Competitions, as well as performing in front of 1000's of people in many cities & states in various venues.
• Selected 'Italian Idol' in (Three of Three) Italian Idol Competitions
* Winner of International Music Competition - Romania (14-19 yrs)
• Performed for the Governor of Michigan, US Senator & Representatives
• Solo Performer for the Largest Gathering of US World War Two Veterans
• Two Performances at the Festa Italiana ~ St. Paul, Mn. – Italian Festival 2012
• Winner of 10 Talent Competitions in Six States
• Numerous Concerts, Holiday Shows, Church, Café’s, Museum’s, etc,
My Goal When Performing: Is to Make People Smile and Enjoy Themselves, even if just for a Moment. This I Try to Do by Allowing them to 'Remember Times Gone By & Special Moments in Their Lives'.. Each Time that Takes Place, then I am aware that I was Successful !!.
Our Family ~ Mom and Dad and my three younger siblings, Tatiana Marie, Randel David Jr. and Nicholas Jefferson and our puppy.