"I've toured with this songbird,
and I love her!"
"One moment they are in a silent
spell and the next they are dancing in the aisles!"
Yvonne Coleman, Children's
Librarian, Winchester, MA
"Beguiles with song, wit and a
twinkling good nature!"
Monterey County Herald
"The little ones watch with rapt
attention as they move to her music and words with twists and turns,
claps and cheers!"
"Sweet looking and funny!"
Fifth Row Center, Carmel
MaryLee Sunseri's performances invite
participation! If you've ever had the pleasure of seeing MaryLee
with an audience of young children, then you know. She captivates
them. The little ones sing, dance, jump, wiggle, clap and follow
her like the Pied Piper. MaryLee is the children's muse because
she remains focused on the music, and so do the children.
A children's music specialist since 1985, she is the recipient of
3 Parents' Choice Awards and 2 American Library Association Notable
Children's Recordings and the producer/writer/performer of 14 CD's
of traditional and original children's music.
Her credits include a fifteen-year career as a nightclub singer
and band vocalist, recording the title song to Walt Disney's Apple
Dumpling Gang and Mattel Toys' See'n'Say, touring America as a member
of Randy Sparks & The Back Porch Majority and many concert appearances
with the legendary Burl Ives. She received her certificate of study
in Musical Theatre from London Drama School with distinction in
MaryLee performs 150+ concerts for children annually. She is the
creator/performer of "Classroom Concerts" for several schools in
Monterey County and music workshops for parents of babies and toddlers.
MaryLee is a frequent concert performer at public libraries throughout
California and Washington, and is a teaching artist of musical theatre
for Pacific Repertory Theatre's School of Dramatic Arts and Children's
Experimental Theatre in Carmel.
MaryLee also offers a special Mother
Goose Christmas program.