For over 30 years, Julie's been a professional singer, songwriter, and producer of her recordings. She's toured and recorded with Leonard Cohen, and has also sung or recorded with Todd Rundgren, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, Van Dyke Parks, Steve Wynn, John Doe, Exene Cervenka, Robben Ford, K. D. Lang, and her former band on SST Records, Divine Horsemen. She's produced and performed 5 independent solo albums, available on iTunes and other platforms, and her own site.
Having studied privately with Olga Hoffman, John Aielli, Helen McComas, and Joanna Cazden, Julie's been coaching privately alongside performing for over 25 years with men and women of all ages. She's taught 6-week workshops in Ojai, and has done several master classes with groups of 8-10 students at Los Angeles Academy of Music in Pasadena, as well as master class scenarios with 35 or more at high schools, career fairs, and festivals in Ventura County, coordinated Winter Programs for 3 years at the elementary school level there, and taught at Thacher and Ojai Valley Schools in California.
Specialties include: Performing, songwriting, networking, music production, vocal coaching with an emphasis on healthy vocal technique, and musical direction.