Clare D.

Piano, Guitar, Voice, Drums Teacher

Clare has rocked the house at dozens of notable venues from Los Angeles to Europe including the House of Blues and CBS Studios, and has shared the stage with the incomparable Beach Boys, Berlin, Kool & the Gang, Arrested Development and Spin Doctors.

Clare’s first original album, "Runaway," was on the 46th Annual Grammy Awards ballot in 3 categories including Best New Artist.  The album’s title song is featured on the motion picture soundtrack "Dry Cycle.”  A versatile session singer, Clare has recorded for Paramount Television and many producers and songwriters.

A native of blues capital Chicago, Clare has studied music since childhood and plays and teaches piano, guitar, harmonica, percussion and trumpet.  Clare’s vocal training includes several years with Leanne Summers, an associate of legendary vocal coach, Seth Riggs.

A graduate of UCLA Film and Television School, Clare has worked for Lucasfilm and as a producer and music supervisor on several hit TV series at Paramount Studios and Twentieth Century Fox and has coordinated, coached and supervised the filming of numerous musical numbers, working extensively on the set and at the recording studio with the leading and supporting child singers and dancers.