voice | UKUlele | Guitar
Lexi Pulido is a multi-instrumentalist, music teacher, composer and vocalist based in San Diego, California. Her involvements include regular performances as a soloist on guitar and voice, Jazz Fusion band, Lex & The Jewels, original music project, Kilikili, and the Kate Bush cover band of your dreams, Baby Bushka. A performer and composer, she has been applauded as "deeply poetic and original" and her repertoire is expansive, covering the nuances and traditions of Jazz, R&B, Brazilian, Pop, and Theater styles. A graduate from UCSD, Lexi received her B.A. in Music of the Jazz and the African Diaspora and studied under the guidance of Grammy award-winning producer, Kamau Kenyatta, and accomplished Classical vocalists, Tiffany DuMouchelle and Bonnie Lander.
Lexi has offered voice, guitar, piano, and ukulele lessons since 2013. Working with both children and adults ranging in level and focus, Lexi has guided young theater students to score lead roles in musicals, adult singers to craft their Jazz improvisation, songwriters to finish and record their projects, worked with professional vocalists in studio recordings, and helped develop the technique and posture of speakers and lecturers to project their voices comfortably. As an educator in voice, Lexi encourages her students to explore their unique qualities of sound and challenges them to develop their musicianship and emotionality to effectively communicate with instrumentalists and establish a commanding stage presence. Her wide range of experience allows her to personalize lessons and lead each student to achieve their personal goals.