Donna Wilde

Woodwinds, Piano, Voice

Vocalist and Saxophonist Donna Wilde is known for her compelling and emotive performing style.  She captures the essence of a song in her own unique way, delivering an unforgettably heartfelt message that resonates deeply with her audiences.   Donna started singing at the age of three, and added the saxophone when she was twelve.  She was raised in Wisconsin, where she was active in many school, church and community productions during her formative years.


After earning her music degree at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, she landed her first full-time gig as a member of the show band on board the Carnival Cruise Lines ship Imagination, backing many entertainers and performers including Engelbert Humperdinck.


Wilde performs at many of the top venues in the Valley with several Phoenix-area performers including: Richard Palalay, Beth Lederman, Felix Sainz, Mario Mendivil, Isabel Davis, Charles Bulla, Emerson Laffey, Mary Petrich, Rebecca DeLatorre, and with Mancini the Band, and the Fountain Hills Saxophone Quartet.


Donna is also a songwriter and composer, and writes and records music in a variety of styles including Jazz, Broadway, Pop and Rock for the publishing company DT Music.


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Desert Ridge Music Academy