Emilie-Claire Barlow

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Emilie-Claire Barlow
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Barlow performing at the UpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival
Background information
Birth name Emilie-Claire Barlow
Born (1976-06-06) June 6, 1976 (age 38)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Genres Jazz, swing, bossa nova
Occupations Singer, songwriter, actress
Years active 1998–present
Labels Empress Music Group
Website www.emilieclairebarlow.com

Emilie-Claire Barlow (born 6 June 1976) is a Canadian jazz singer and voice actress. Born to parents who were professional musicians, she was encouraged to sing and study several instruments including piano, cello, clarinet and violin. By age seven she had begun her career, singing television and radio commercials.[1]

Barlow's first album Sings was released in 1998. She has received three nominations for Canada's Juno Awards[2] and was named "Female Vocalist of the Year" at the 2008 National Jazz Awards.[3] Amongst her musical influences, Barlow has named artists Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett and Stevie Wonder.[4]

Barlow has also provided voices for several animated television series, including Sailor Venus and Sailor Mars in Sailor Moon, Bakugan Battle Brawlers and one of the lead characters Courtney in Total Drama.[5]

Family[edit]

Her grandfathers were Cy Leonard and Bob Homme;[6] her father is award-winning jazz drummer Brian Barlow (aka Brian Leonard).[7] Her mother, Judy Tate, is a composer, arranger, and singer.[6] Her uncle was Richard Homme, a Canadian jazz bassist who died 6 May 2011.[6]

Albums[edit]

Year Title Notes
1998 Sings
2001 Tribute Nominated for "Best Vocal Jazz Album" at the Juno Awards of 2002.
2003 Happy Feet
2005 Like a Lover
2006 Winter Wonderland Released in 2006 as a Christmas album.
2007 The Very Thought of You Nominated for "Vocal Jazz Album of the Year" at the Juno Awards of 2008
2009 Haven't We Met? Nominated for "Vocal Jazz Album of the Year" at the Juno Awards of 2010
2010 The Beat Goes On Nominated for "Vocal Jazz Album of the Year" at the Juno award of 2011
2012 Seule ce soir Winner for "Vocal Jazz Album of the Year" at the Juno Awards of 2013

Other singles[edit]

Year Song Album Title Artist Notes
2000 Just Around the Corner Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie Soundtrack
2004 Sailing on the Real True Love

Loving the World

Touch of Pink Soundtrack
2007 Mood Indigo[8] Real Divas - Torch Light, Vol 1 Compilation album
2007 Gentle Rain[8] Real Divas - Torch Light, Vol 2 Compilation album
2008 All the Diamonds A Thousand Nights Melanie Doane Also featuring Kathryn Rose

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1992 Oh, What a Night Lorraine
2012 Z-Baw Mara (voice) Main role

TV[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1994 The Mighty Jungle Cheryl (Voice) 1 episode: "Home Alone"
1998, 2000 Sailor Moon Sailor Mars (voice)/Sailor Venus (voice) 94 episodes
1998 Mythic Warriors: Guardians of the Legend Siren #2 (voice) 1 episode: "Ulysses and the Journey Home"
2004 6teen Chrissy (voice) 3 episodes
2005 Wayside Johan (voice) 1 episode
2007 Bakugan Battle Brawlers Alice Gehabich (voice) 39 episodes
2007–2008 Total Drama Island Courtney (voice) 16 episodes
2009–2010 Total Drama Action Courtney (voice) 17 episodes
2009-2010 Bakugan: New Vestroia Alice Gehabich (voice)  ? episodes
2009 The Dating Guy Rachel (voice)/Hot Chick Pot Creature (voice) 1 episode each
2009 Stoked Mrs. Ridgemount (voice) 11 episodes
2011 Total Drama World Tour Courtney (voice) 23 episodes
2011-2013 Almost Naked Animals Bunny (voice) 40 episodes
2011 Skatoony Courtney (voice) 1 episode, Grest
2011 Bakugan: Mechtanium Surge Chris (voice) 12 episodes
2012-2013 Fugget About It Theresa Maria Falcone 18 episodes
2013 Total Drama: All-Stars Courtney (voice) 11 episodes
2013 - present Peg + Cat Mermaid (voice)

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