This dynamic solo vocalist and performer from Portland, Oregon began singing and performing in public at the tender age of 13 in Musical Theatre productions and competitive A Capella singing groups. Mindi Brizendine, then moved on to perform regularly at weddings, private parties, corporate parties and events, continuing to excel in vocal competitions, and working with a private vocal pedagogy instructor for ongoing professional vocal training, and an acting coach for stage presence. After over twenty years of semi-professional performing, Mindi Brizendine began her career as a Solo Vocal Artist, entertaining audiences everywhere with great jazz & swing standards, blues, and Broadway favorites, as well as light jazz originals. She has performed in Jazz Lounges, in on stage in Musical Theatre productions, at Corporate parties, Private homes, Weddings, Fairs and festivals, Live Concerts, Competitons, recordings, and more! On May 16, 2007 Mindi Brizendine independently produced and released her first CD "AT LAST", followed closely by her 2nd album The Mindi Brizendine Duo 'Forever Yours' in March 2008. Mindi astounds her audiences with her intriguing collection of music. From jazz and blues standards, to tender, emotion-filled ballads, and Broadway showstoppers. She is guaranteed to royally entertain even the most discriminating ears and touch every heart. With her exquisite tone and incredible range, Mindi Brizendine displays the highest level of musical professionalism and delivers a thoroughly entertaining and engaging performance. In 2007, Mindi combined forces with renowned pianist, Richard Kutch, forming the Mindi Brizendine Duo.