Lisa Lee: Lead Vocals, Percussion and Guitar
Lisa began performing in her teens, touring up and down the East Coast with a professional Touring Band singing six days a week. Taking cues from the great female and male singers from the past and present with styles as varied as Country and Gospel, Lisa has developed her own vocal style, technique and tone that has been compared to such diverse artists as Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt and Patsy Cline. Lisa has performed at many major events including the New York State Fair, Taste of Syracuse, Oswego Harborfest, the New York State Blues Festival, Blues In The Bay Festival in Alexandria Bay, Alexandria Bay Pirate Days, The Palace Theater, Farmers Markets and Summer Concert Series throughout CNY, Weddings and many more.
Lisa has forged her own sound, style and stage presence that brings crowds to their feet and onto the dance floor. Her beautiful voice is what sets us apart from all the others.
Mark Westers Guitar, Vocals and Bass
When Mark attended a Muddy Waters and Eric Clapton concert, the experience changed his life; he knew that he wanted to be a musician. Mark is self- taught on guitar, bass, drums and keyboards and has been involved in the CNY music scene since the age of 15 when he played his first bar gig. Mark’s inspirations are Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Dickie Betts, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page. He has played many large festivals including Taste of Syracuse, the New York State Fair, Jamesville BalloonFest, Syracuse Inner Harbor, Market Block Party, Paper Mill Island concerts, Syracuse Nationals and more. Past bands include Electric Blue, Street Corner, Shelly and the Barndogs, and now Mark brings his extensive experience to Lisa Lee Trio and Lisa Lee Band.
Leo: Guitar, Harmonica and Vocals
Leo, originally from Ohio, started performing while a teenager in Cleveland. Self-taught on guitar and harmonica, he plays in many diverse genres, and sings, too. Leo is steeped in the traditions of Country, Blues, Soul and Gospel, having played for years in venues ranging from remote country honky-tonks to inner city Gospel churches. His major influences are Steve Cropper, Cornell Dupree and Luther Perkins. He has performed at numerous sizable events including the New York State Fair, Taste Of Syracuse, Oswego Harborfest, Blues In The Bay Festival and Pirate Days in Alexandria Bay, The Palace Theater, CNY Great Pumpkin Festival, Ontario Orchards Fall Jamboree, Farmers Markets and Summer Concert Series throughout Central New York and many restaurants, wineries, clubs, corporate events and private parties. He has performed with many Syracuse area musicians and now lends his talents to Lisa Lee Band and Trio.
Dan The Man on Drums, Cajon and Vocals
The heart and soul of Lisa Lee Trio and Lisa Lee Band.