At the age of six Shalane discovered her voice and has continued to develop her life around this passion. She earned a Bachelor's of Music in jazz vocal performance from Cornish College of the Arts in 2010. She's a versatile vocalist in the styles of jazz, swing, Latin, blues, pop, R&B and a little classic country & rock. Has a background in classical technique, musical theatre and choir from her youth in Bend, Oregon. Shalane can be seen at various venues around town, fronting a band and doing back up vocals, as well as dancing samba with the Brazilian drum and dance group Vamola! She is a voice instructor at the Seattle Drum School of Music as well.