Mo Woods has over 25 years of performing experience. A Mezzo Soprano She took on her very first performance at the age of 13 and has been behind the microphone ever since. What runs through Mo’s blood is soul, blues and Jazz.
“Jazz is a place of peace for me and I love to perform that way. Honesty & Integrity, simply singing with a piano or a guitar is tough to beat” -Mo Woods
When your at a performance with Mo you’ll feel a depth of experience and story telling that is sometimes missing from others. Connected spiritually and physically to all she sings, she’ll bring you everything she has to give you in that moment. Her style, confidence & technical ability is captivating.
A confident, capable performer Her voice boasts versatility and she is able to adapt to any environment which gives her plenty of scope to work in studio and live environments.
Mo is also classically trained and qualified at the ABRSM with full grades in Singing and Piano. She has a wide experience from Choir and small group work, to theater, street performing, working with a variety of large live bands and musical ensembles to session work in the studio. Mo has a Highly tuned ear for vocal harmonization and is experienced with backing vocals, able to blend and stabilize a vocal back line.
She has performed, toured and headlined internationally.
The Mo Woods Band
The Mo Woods Band is now over 10 years old, and was originally created as a 4 piece band. When the band returned in 2017 Mo decided it needed to be bigger & better than ever. The MWB you see today is made of 8 members (Mo Included) The band boasts: Guitar, Bass, Drums, Duo Brass Section, Hammond with Piano, & Backing Vocals. Mo's Very proud of the sound that's created, its gritty, funky, soulful & full of heart and passion. The inspiration behind the sound comes from Mo's passion for old school funk & soul women like Marva Whitey, Betty Davis, Linda Lyndell. With big expressive songs by the Isley Bro's, The OJ's, & Aretha Franklin. If its not funky, its not in the set. Simple.