Lori Viola is a seasoned and dynamic vocalist who has been captivating audiences with her expressive vocal stylings . Along with her musicians who are one of Toronto's finest, she continues to perform at corporate functions, major hotels, piano bar/lounges, pubs, festivals and private functions across Ontario and the U.S. A versatile performer, Lori's experience encompasses Pop, Jazz, Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Dance, Swing, Rock n Roll, Italian and Latin American music. Fluent in English, Italian and some Spanish, she blends languages and rhythms which she incorporates into her repertoire.
Notable Performances include:
- 88.5 FM "Georgia On My Mind"(airs nightly)
-Toronto Performing Arts Centre - where Lori has had the pleasure of being a featured vocalist performing with Mark Eisenman, Archie Alleyne and Pat Collins.
- An Evening of Champagne & Caviar" - concert at the Toronto Performing Arts Center in Toronto,
- Richmond Hill Performing Artrs Centre, Summer Jazz
- Opening Act for Nicola Di Bari and Marina Marfoglia.
at Massey Hall.
- Lori has also appeared frequently as a musical guest for TLN network, performing her original hits: "Love Me Through the Night" and "Ready or Not" along with dance version of "Chittarra Romana."
You can catch Lori regularly at her house gig at Villa Risi Ristorante & Lounge performing her act with one of Toronto's finest piano players - John Vaccaro.
Community involvement is one of Lori's commitments. Her contribution and her joy of entertaining audiences of all ages and putting a smile on their faces makes her even more endearing. She has the ability to entertain any age group with her charm and professionalism. When you watch Lori Viola perform you can tell that music is her soul.