Alexa Weber Morales was created into a music family members in Berkeley, CA, the child of a free of charge lance writer along with a university or college administrator. She was learning traditional piano by age five and offered her first single vocal overall performance at an primary college recital when she was eight yrs . old. She majored in dialects at Bryn Mawr University, where she also performed in theatre and cabaret, but decreased out in her sophomore 12 months. Time for the Bay Region, she worked some odd careers while raising her presence on the neighborhood music picture. She fulfilled and wedded her husband, a recently available introduction from Mexico, which offered her a solid bicultural feeling of music. Morales also started are an editor for any Spanish-language magazine which led to many outings to Brazil along with other South American countries; this helped to form her exclusive musical style, a variety of salsa, jazz and Brazilian affects. Leaving the publication, Morales switched her full focus on a music profession, liberating the albums Jazzmã©Rica in 2004 and Vagabundeo in 2007, both which were made by Wayne Wallace.