Andy Klee Corporate Entertainer – easy listening, background, jazz, light classical, rock and roll, pop and dance and a whole lotta performance!
Andy Klee is a sophisticated singer with a bubbly personality and a talent that adds magical atmosphere to most events – she delivers seemingly effortless performances at any level. She is also an entertaining MC and voice over artist with extensive experience in the corporate entertainment market.
Andy Klee is a solo artist ‘The Singing Lira’ – a great act with a spectacular ‘wow’ factor for launches / guest entrance / reveal and special events. She is also the vocal artist in a duo called Vivo! a sophisticated mix of violin and vocals, perfect for corporate events and cocktail parties. In addition she is in an all girl corporate band called ‘Fever’ and also works in a live cover band with celebrity musicians Brent Harris and Denholm Harding from Just Jinger .
Andy is also an experienced MC and voice over artist and has hosted events ranging from corporate launches through to cocktail events and golf days for companies including Momentum, Altech, Discovery, Toyota, Audi, Vodacom, Bidvest, to name a few.
She prides herself in her professionalism, audience interaction and complete client liaison so that every aspect of an event is made extra special. She takes great care to reflect the professionalism required by high end corporate companies. She is able to follow the mood and tone of an event, be it a top end corporate function or a relaxed daytime party.
Andy Klee was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa and was educated at Redhill School.
Since the age of eleven, she has been vocally trained in classical, jazz and contemporary music. She furthered her studies with a three year National Diploma in Musical Theatre at Technikon Pretoria which included intensive jazz, classical and pop vocal training as well as stage craft, jazz, tap and ballet dancing.
Shortly after completing her studies, Andy joined the well known Afrikaans Pop group ‘Luv U So.’ ‘Luv U So’ toured all major destinations and art festivals in South Africa with Steve Hofmeyr as opening artists to his show, promoting his ‘Engele Om Ons’ cd.
After Andy’s exposure to local music scene, she left South African shores to explore the Far East and toured Hong Kong as a vocalist in a live band at the popular nightclub ‘The Green Spot.’ This marked the beginning of her career on the international music and band circuit.
It wasn’t long before word of mouth found Andy entertaining in the UAE at the five-star Hotel Intercontinental Al Ain. She returned to Dubai for a second time to form ‘Classique Duo,’ at the five-star Le Royal Meridian Hotel, singing classical, jazz, blues and contemporary standards.
Feeling a need for a drastic change in pace and personal challenge in performance, Andy joined well-known live Brit Rock band ’The Usual Suspects’ in the popular nightclub, Jimmy Dix, Movenpick Hotel, Dubai. Affectionately known as “Lil’ Andy – the Pocket Rocket,” she mainlined with The Suspects, as lead vocalist performing live at the world recognised Dubai Rugby 7’s.
Since her return to South Africa Andy has become well known as an entertainer in the corporate arena.
“Make A Difference Leadership Foundation (MAD) would like to sincerely thank you for your outstanding performance at this year’s 8th Annual KZN Golf Day and Gala Dinner, at Mount Edgecombe Country Club. It is because of suppliers like you that we can continue such a high standard of event. Your professionalism, great sense of humour and ability to communicate with and uplift your audience is a sight to behold! We look forward to having you again soon!”
Events Coordinator, MAKE A DIFFERENCE LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION
“I would like to personally thank you for a truly flawless and professional Master of Ceremonies performance. We have had nothing but positive comments, many people have mentioned the awards where the best ever! The event ran like clockwork, and was extremely slick, even with the hectic names and a few AV issues. Congratulations and well done. ”
Chair: EXSA Exhibition & Events Association of Southern Africa
“In all of my years of managing events I have never seen an act so well received! Your passion and drive is contagious and felt by each and every guest. You were without a doubt the talk of the evening and days to follow! Thank you for your professionalism and we look forward to working with you again!”
Jean Prieur Du Plessis
Senior Banqueting Co-ordinator