London born bassist, Michelle Osbourne is best known for her work within the UK music scene. Michelle, now based in New York City, began her musical journey in her late teens. After finishing secondary education, Michelle attended the BRIT Performing Arts and Technology School where she studied Music. Michelle then further developed her playing and musicianship by studying at The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (formerly known as The Guitar Institute and Bass Tech), where she underwent formal training for 1 year. After also having achieved a BA (Hons) Degree in Marketing Michelle decided to follow her passion and embark upon a career in Music.
Michelle now makes her living as a freelance session bassist (including the occasional backing vocals) and has worked and toured throughout the UK, Europe, Africa, the Caribbean, South America and the United States.
Her artist repertoire includes:
GLORIA GAYNOR | jESSIE J | LABRINTH | THE WANTED | SUGABABES | jocelyn brown | Emeli sande | Jahmeme douglas | jOE McELDERRY | PLUS MORE…..
Michelle has also performed at the following Events, Venues and Festivals:
ITUNES FESTIVAL | CAPITAL FM JINGLE BELL BALL | CAPITAL FM SUMMERTIME BALL | T IN THE PARK | V FESTIVAL | WIRELESS FESTIVAL | LOVEBOX FESTIVAL | T4 ON THE BEACH |
WEMBLEY STADIUM | WEMBLEY ARENA | LONDON O2 ARENA | HAMMERSMITH APOLLO | MEN ARENA MANCHESTER | EARLS COURT ARENA | O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON | THE EXCEL CENTRE | FAIRFIELD HALLS | INDIGO2 | NIA (BIRMINGHAM) | O2 ACADEMY GLASGOW, LEEDS, BIRMINGHAM | KOKO CAMDEN| XOYo | LONDON’S JAZZ CAFe|
A large percentage of Michelle’s work is untaken in the studio and she has been privileged to work with renowned producers including:
SIMON FRANGLEN | KEVIN BOND | TORE AAS |
Michelle has undergone training at The Guitar Institute and Bass Tech and specialises in Electric Bass, Acoustic Bass, Synth (Key) Bass and Backing Vocals.
Download Michelle’s Instrumental Single ‘Stepping Stones’ FREE at:michellemarie.bandcamp.com