About Michele Henderson
Great things come in small packages. Michele Henderson is that phrase personified. Her enviable range, her dexterity on the flute, and her energetic stage personality make for a powerful combination.
Michele debuted as a member of the jazz band “impact!” She was the lead singer and flautist. She went on to be featured on an album by one of Dominica’s most famous bands, WCK and the World Creole Music Festival Commemorative Albums vol. 1,2 & 3.
In 2000 she released her first solo album, the self-titled, Michele Henderson. From there she went on to perform at the Grenada Spice Jazz Festival and has been featured many times at the St. Lucia Jazz Festival. Her albums and videos have gained her a legion of fans in the French islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique and a number one hit on the Zouk charts in France.
Michele has shared billing with international stars like Green Day and The Foo Fighters at the Roskilde Festival in Denmark, headlined the Jazz Artists on the Green and Jazz on the Hill festivals in Trinidad and Virgin Gorda respectively. She has performed with major artists including Stanley Clarke, Chick Corea and Doug E. Fresh.
Michele has recorded six albums and one DVD to date, the latest project being Home (Chez Moi).
She is a Goodwill Ambassador to Dominica and the author and composer of the CARICOM regional anthem “Celebrating CARICOM”.