Kalli Jackson has been amazing audiences since she was 8 years old. At the age of 9 years old, Kallis first vocal competition she competed against 10- 14 year olds and she placed 3rd. At age 11, Kalli won the Scera Celebrity in Orem. She was competing against 85 vocalists ranging from ages 10 to 30 year olds. She wowed the audience with Whitney Houstons, “I will Always Love You”. On her final performance, she was given a standing ovation. After winning the Scera Celebrity Competition, she had many opportunities to sing for their events and other events all over the State. She has performed the National Anthem for the Utah Jazz [2 x], Real Salt Lake, Miss Utah Pageant, Orem Owlz and BYU basketball and many other events. She was the warm up act for Boyz to Men and Lone Star at the Scera. Kalli has performed sets as a soloist at Sandy Days, Ogden Days, Alpine Days and the Weber County Fair. She has participated in many competitions including Utah Idol, Utah Valley and Vocal Sport and placed in all of them. Due to her experience, Kalli was asked to judge a vocal competition, which was a great learning experience. Kalli loves musical theater. She has had the opportunity to play Baby Kangaroo in Seussical the Musical at the Alpine Community Theater. She was Cinderella in her schools production of Cinderella. She has performed in many other local community and school productions. At age 13, Kalli recorded her first CD with world renowned pianist, Marvin Goldstein. It is called, Any Dream Will Do, and includes some of her most favorite inspirational songs. She also recently recorded an original Christmas song written by Phil Sykes, called Star Bright Night. Kalli had the great opportunity to travel to Eygpt, Israel and Jordan with Marvin Goldstein and other soloists. She performed in Eygpt at the US Embassy’s Peace Concert and on the Sea of Galilee concert. She has been inspired by many great artists, including Whitney Houston. Some of her favorite performers are, One Direction, John Mayer, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran. Kallis favorite color is purple. She loves to hang out with family and friends. Her absolute favorite thing to do, besides singing and performing, is traveling to visit family that lives in Canada. She loves movies and some of her favorites are Kung Fu Panda, Pitch Perfect and Footloose. When she isn’t doing any of these things, you will find her at her brother’s ball games. We hope you enjoy her music as much as she loves performing!