WHO I AM
Elese Corson, a passionate singer/songwriter from Wake Forest, North Carolina, began singing at a very young age. She found her passion for singing through musical theatre where she was able to show her personality through other characters on stage. Elese later discovered she had a talent for writing songs as well. With a little help from her dad who plays guitar, Elese learned to play stringed instruments and has composed many songs including her first original single entitled “Only One Way To Go”. She started performing at venues throughout the Triangle. Elese was later introduced to Craig Brandwynne. They started collaborating on her debut ep, Who I Am, where her lyrics consist of relatable topics and discovering one’s self. Her sights are set on a promising musical career. “I am so impressed with Elese and her music.” Says Craig Brandwynne, “Her lyrics are very mature, along with her melodic approach. She has a great deal of passion in her music”
Elese Corson at SXSW!
Saturday March 18th – 8pm
Dirty Dog Bar, Sixth St., Austin
The lead single “Gravity” is a great introduction to Elese Corson’s music. The melodic tones open the door but the true highlight is her powerful and wide ranged vocals. There is emotion poured into the lyrics that provide that relatable aspect for anyone listening. Once you are drawn in, there is no escape as Elese takes you on a full ride with her passion towards the song.
– Indie Band Guru
“While doing background research to interview Elese Corson, I came across her rendition of The Christmas Song on YouTube. As her voice came over my laptop speakers I thought, “This girl is something special.” – Wake Forest Weekly