Born and raised in New York’s Staten Island, Marisa’s musical talent began to shine as a classical pianist at age eight making her debut at Julliard’s Merkin Hall and she continued to hone her craft with countless performances including Carnegie Hall at age nine.
Marisa’s experience includes everything that comes with the term “Rock Star.” She gained national acclaim on season 11 of Fox’s “American Idol.”
Touring with some of the biggest stars on the planet, she performed with Jesse Harris, Vanessa Carlton, The Jonas Brothers, Toby Keith and many others across the country.
In addition, she performed for numerous corporate events for companies such as Oracle, Tealium, and many more.
Marisa maintains a residency at Mastro’s Steakhouses across the country and performs regularly in Las Vegas properties in the heart of the Strip.