Music Style: Jazz & World
Violinist Leah Zeger and versatile vocalist/guitarist Ira Gonzalez make their Boston Court debut with an evening of jazz standards and bossa nova-inspired fusion.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Leah Zeger is from a family of professional classical string players. She won a position in the Austin Symphony at 19 and got her BA in opera from University of Texas. She began her LA music career in 2010 quickly winning a position in the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and film and tv scoring sessions. She has toured as a solo violinist with Miley Cyrus, ELO, Annie Lennox, Cee Lo Green, Stevie Wonder, and is currently a solo violinist/vocalist for Hans Zimmer. Zeger is also a songwriter, And has several albums, all available on most listening platforms. (Spotify, ITunes, CD Baby etc. )
Ira Gonzalez hails from Virginia/DC area. He is a versatile vocalist/guitarist specializing in Brazilian, jazz and top 40 American music. In his career, Gonzalez has either performed for or shared the stage with music industry icons including Diana Ross, David Foster, and Katie Perry to name a few. Ira grew up touring the country as the youngest sibling of a Filipino Jackson-Five-esque vocal group. His serious surfing habit brought him to San Diego in 2010 and a couple years later to LA where he met Leah on a gig. The rest is history.
Leah and Ira perform as a duo for different events and organizations around the US, and have 3 children together.