Leah Zeger’s upcoming album “Plans Change" is a who’s who of LA studio musicians. The songs are fun, quirky and sometimes self deprecating, through it all the musicality is top notch. It features guest artists like Steve Vai and David Grisman as well as members of Cleto and the Cletones. Nine original compositions and a haunting cover Stevie Wonder’s “Cause We’ve Ended as Lovers”. Other highlights include “The Wombat (feat Steve Vai)”, “Tough Love” and the self biographical “Do It Yourself”.
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, violinist and vocalist Leah Zeger comes from a family of professional symphony musicians. She attended the University of Texas at Austin where she double-majored in opera and violin. At 19 years of age, whilst earning her degrees, she won a tenured position in the 1st violin section of the Austin Symphony Orchestra and established herself as a prominent jazz singer/violinist in the Austin jazz scene with her own quartet. While in Austin, she dueled with Charlie Daniels and appeared on Austin City Limits with both Pearl Jam and Willie Nelson, and headlined the Austin Jazz Festival with her own band, Leah and the Moonlighters.
In 2010, Zeger moved to Los Angeles and became a member of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. She has performed as a soloist with Miley Cyrus, Ceelo Green, Annie Lennox, Stevie Wonder, and Electric Light Orchestra. 2017 Found her on the world wide tour as the soloist for Hans Zimmer and in 2018 she will be touring with both her own band as well as with Game of Thrones live. She is endorsed by Yamaha and D'Addario Strings.
Leah Zeger's Plans Change