Karin Elizabeth & The Remedy Band
Karin Elizabeth & The Remedy Band is one of Detroit's most-booked cover bands. Featuring international recording artist Karin Elizabeth on electric violin and fiddle, Remedy is also one of Detroit's most unique bands. With their professional, high-energy sound and widely-varied musical selection, Karin Elizabeth & The Remedy Band entertains audiences of all ages, at many different types and sizes of venues including bars and nightclubs, festivals and fairs, weddings, and concert halls. A Karin Elizabeth & The Remedy Band show is an incredible experience!
Karin Elizabeth’s Musical Background is as follows.
Flint Institute of Music 1984-1998 (student) Suzuki ear training lessons, violin lessons (studied under Beverly Austin), viola, guitar and voice lessons Toured with youth orchestra: Toronto Canada, Paris and London
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp International Choir 1992-1993 Youngest member to tour Europe (age 13); Germany Belgium France and the Netherlands Mini-Tour of United States with Choir Also played in orchestra at BLFAC (violin)
1994-1998 Flushing High School 1994-1998 Principal Violist Flushing High School Orchestra (chamber orchestra) and Choir (beta chi theta and madrigals), marching and concert band (French horn)
Interlochen Center for the Arts1994-1998 Interlochen Center for the Arts Summer Program Alumni; violinist Taught private viola lessons there and worked as a counselor in 1999 Played viola in staff orchestra
Michigan State University 1998-2000 Scholarship recipient (1/2 tuition) Vocal performance and string music education Studied with Dr Gregorian, Dr Reed and Patricia Green (vocalist)
University of Michigan; Flint and Ann Arbor campus 2000-2003 Music Education and English Major Received Bachelor of Arts Degree Studied under Dr. Kurt Ahmet
St. Robert's Parish Flushing Michigan 1996-2001 Head cantor (singer) and vocal soloist Orchestra member
St. Josephat's Parish Detroit Michigan 2001 Cantor (lead singer) for Latin-only mass Chant scholar
Flint Community Schools 2001-2003 Taught high school choir part time Private and group guitar lessons through community education
Brighton Area Schools 2003 Founded and directed the BSO, Brighton String Orchestra through community education programs, also taught beginning string classes and youth orchestra
Wayne State University 2004-2005 Graduate certificate in music education, teacher certification
Winans Academy of Performing Arts Detroit 2003-2008 Orchestra Director K-12
Drummer Joseph, “Jo-Jo” Moceri has played drums all around the world. From the Europe to the Carribean, Africa to Egypt, New York to L.A, this monster drummer has graced all kinds of stages. Jo-Jo has played drums for national acts such as Kid Rock and Sly and the Family Stone as well as well-known local acts like the Killer Flamingoes. Featured as one of the top ten drummers on VH1 and also the show “Bands on the Run,” Jo-Jo’s expert playing has impressed audiences worldwide. Jo-Jo is “having a blast” playing with Detroit’s most-booked cover band, Remedy.
Emerson Hall Jr! Emerson, A.K.A. “Duney” was born on the West side of Detroit and began teaching himself bass from a very early age. He grew up to become a true Motown bassist; playing professionally with the Funk Brothers of Motown and performing with such national acts as Luther Ingram, Dennis Coffee, Scorpio and the Four Topps. His playing can be heard on Luther Ingram’s hit song, “If Loving You is Wrong I Don’t Wanna Be Right.” He has also performed locally with Alberta Adams, Priscilla Price and the legendary blues singer Thornetta Davis. All in all, Emerson has been playing professionally for the past forty years; it is an absolute honor and privilege to have him!
Paul Moore, aka “Pauly” is Remedy's newest guitarist. Born of Filipino and Irish decent, Paul’s parents encouraged him to play music at a very young age. His mother started taking him to lessons when he was just seven. By the time other kids were just starting to play, he already knew quite a bit on the guitar. This knowledge has taken him far, through many bands including the acclaimed Michigan band Bridge, Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels (whom Pauly still plays with on occasion); and now he joins the stage with The Remedy Band as Karin Elizabeth’s lead guitarist. His playing style is both remarkable and unforgettable. You won’t want to miss this Voodoo Child’s tasteful spin on Jimi Hendrix! Pauly is excited to begin his new musical journey with Remedy!
Multi-instrumentalist Lily Suau was born in Rochester, Michigan. She is well-versed in piano, guitar, and about twenty other instruments ranging from drums to marimba. She began her musical journey taking classical piano lessons when she was seven years old, and continued for over a decade. She was in eight bands during High School, including Oakland Youth Orchestra, the Falcon Marching Band, Pit Orchestra, Jazz Band, Rochester Community Band, Wind Ensemble, Pep Band, and her original band. When she is not playing in one of her many bands, she is writing and recording her experimental, mysterious compositions. Drawing on artists like Depeche Mode, Mac Demarco, and Air, Suau focuses on electronic, ambient tunes. Aside from her music career, she is studying computer science and mathematics at Oakland University while participating in multiple campus bands. Lily is thrilled to be expanding her music knowledge by working with Remedy and The Lofteez.