Large scale corporate keynote entertainment or intimate home concerts alike, Joanne Jolee is a seasoned musical artist that brings to her audiences a motivating and inspiring message through music.
A native New Zealander, conservatory trained in piano and voice, Jolee artfully blends classical and popular elements to create a musical style that is rich and unique. From beautiful acoustic renditions to powerful dramatic orchestrations, Joanne’s performances are an artistic journey.
Joanne’s performances include: Donald Trump, World Millwork Alliance Conference, Coors Monster Trucks and Jet Cars, ESPN, NCAA Men’s Basketball, FOX SPORTS, Coors Light World Finals, ESPN, World Series of Drag Racing Finals, TV-12 Arizona Midday, TV-3 Good Morning Arizona, Worldport International Music Festival, Scottsdale Festival of the Arts, Scottsdale Arts Center Sunday A’Fair, Alice Cooperstown, Arizona State Fair and many corporate and private events.
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“…catchy, inspiring, gorgeous music…somewhere between Sarah Brightman and Olivia Newton-John, with a dash of mysticism ala Stevie Nicks, whirls, twirls, stuns and performs, Joanne Jolee.”
Las Sendas Life Magazine
The effect you had on the room was apparent and your skill and professionalism were second-to-none.
T. Peters-Video West
Your musical talent and panache made my French tea extraordinary. I believe live music touches the soul. Your beautiful playing and singing certainly did! Thank you for making my event a creative, energy inspiring memory for all those in attendance.
Marcia Fine-Award Winning Author
The entertainment was wonderful. Joanne, has a beautiful voice and is very skilled at the piano.
Marvin Rose – President, Carioca Oil Corporation
It was a pleasure to be at your show, I enjoyed it so much,especially the song you wrote and sang about becoming an American citizen.
Arie Luyendyk – two time Indianapolis 500 winner
Joanne Jolee is a passionate advocate for the power and benefits of music. At a time when we are focused on maximizing the value we spend on our children, helping them develop into competent, capable adults, she reminds us of the scientifically proven value of a music education. For adults who struggle with depression, anxiety, or just the stresses of modern living, she reminds us of the power that music holds to heal and nourish. Joanne Jolee is an excellent speaker: professional, vibrant, compelling.
Lisa Schmidt, MS, CYT, E-RYT – Arizona State University faculty
She can work a crowd and leave the entire room feeling better about themselves and the world.
Lynette Carrington – The View/Nearby News
Joanne Jolee received her piano and music theory training through the Trinity College of Music, and Royal School of Music, and studied voice under Dame Sister Mary Leo at Saint Mary’s College in New Zealand.
Joanne toured with the band that included an original Turtles band member (Happy Together). In 1998 she formed a classical crossover band with three of her daughters, CJA, and in 2002 the band won the title, Arizona’s Best Pop Band.
Joanne is the Executive Director of the Jolee-Jaffa Music Foundation, Inc. and a passionate advocate for the power of music to heal and empower children and adults. She is the author of the piano methods, Your Time to Play, and the creator of the Get Carried Away product line.
Joanne lives in Arizona with her husband, has five adult children (all musicians) and 6 grandchildren. She is a lifelong sailor and internationally licensed yacht helmsman.