New York/Venezuelan experimental musician, XI.ME.NA (hee-MEH-nah) is an extremely eclectic songwriter. Studied Classical Voice at the Manhattan School of Music. As a soprano, she performed as a soloist with some of the most acclaimed orchestras and ensembles in the classical music world. In 2012, she began to break away from the traditional technical approach of operatic singing to explore the range of sounds she could create with her voice. In November 2013 she released “Joyful Noise” with multi-award winning producer and Grammy nominated musician Gonzalo Grau. Ximena simulated all instruments on “Joyful Noise” with the creative use of her vocals.
She has been teaching children for five years and is passionate about sparking curiosity and wonder as they dive into the world of music together.