BIO

Born in Vienna and raised in Canada, Micah cut his teeth in the cabarets and jazz clubs of Toronto while still a teenager before joining an A Capella Vocal group, The Nylons in 1989. Recording & Touring with the group brought Micah into the global music scene and a busy concert, TV and Media schedule throughout Europe, Asia and North America. This allowed Micah to introduce his rich, soulful baritone voice to music fans around the world. 

Post Nylons, has seen Micah launch a busy solo career touring the U.S.A. with his #1 international club hit "Welcome To My Head". His return to a jazz-oriented style of his earlier years resulted in a series of critically acclaimed recordings; including his most recent chart topping “New York Stories” (eOne Music). 

Micah is currently recording a new album called “Vegas Breeze”, which will transport listeners back to the days of legendary Vegas showrooms. Back to when the worlds top entertainers worked the 'strip'; featuring songs first recorded by Tony Bennet, Nat King Cole, Mel Torme, Peggy Lee and Lena Horne. 

Micah is also a highly respected vocal coach and counts Emmy award winning actress Tatiana Maslany  (“Orphan Black”) among his many top level clients. 

For further coaching information please check out the Singer's Playground website

 

 

 

"Following his time with the a cappella act The Nylons, Micah Barnes has found his own voice, that of a highly personal singer/songwriter with a strong jazz sensibility."
- Montreal Mirror