Karen Bella, born and raised in New York, is a singer-songwriter and guitarist who performs throughout the tri-state area.
She studied voice at 9 and began writing original songs at 12. She was always involved with theater production in school as well as band, choir and drama.
After studying at Fivetowns College, Karen began her singer-songwriter music career.
She released her first album titled “Ordinary Girl”.
Bella was invited for a VIP audition for NBC’s The Voice and began performing throughout NYC including places in The Village such as The Delancey, The Living Room, Piano’s and the famously known, The Bitter End. She was even asked to perform at The Harry Chapin Memorial Concert at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theater in Eisenhower Park which she has done for the past several years.
Major recent performances have included Huntington’s Folk Festival (July 2015 & 2018), The Smithtown Blues Festival (June 2015) , Philadelphia Music Festival (June 2019) , The Great South Bay Music Festival (July 2019), The Opioids Prevention & Awareness Music Festival (August 2019) and more to come.
As of June 2019, Sam Ash Music Store sponsors Karen Bella. www.samash.com