Mo Award 2001, 2003 & 2004 (Australian Entertainment Industry), National Jazz Award (1998) winner and A.R.I.A Finalist 2001, 2004 (Australian Recording Industry), Michelle Nicolle is a jazz musician whose chosen instrument is voice.
Known for her ability to get right to the heart of a song, as well as being an in-the-moment improviser, Michelle has continually developed and nurtured her art form with the help of her quartet (Ronny Ferella, drums, Geoff Hughes, guitar, Tom Lee, bass).
As well as releasing six CDs, the MNQuartet has toured extensively throughout Australia and internationally.
Arranger, band-leader and award-winning jazz vocalist Michelle Nicolle started her musical career in the 1970s when she began learning the violin at the age of eight in the Barossa Valley, South Australia. Based in Melbourne, she is now celebrated as Australia's finest jazz singer.