Lydia Ansel’s energetic rock-and-roll style has been recognized by the biggest names in music. Ansel has performed with stars such as Rod Stewart, Enrique Iglesias, John Legend, Steve Walsh (Kansas), Robin Zander (Cheap Trick), Jordin Sparks, and Ricky Martin. She has been prominently featured on stages throughout the city, having played at every resort on the world famous Las Vegas Strip. Long running feature performances include hundreds of shows with Las Vegas favorites Zowie Bowie, Bella Strings, and Rod Stewart.
Lydia is a classically trained violinist with a degree in violin performance from the prestigious music program at the University of North Texas. After graduating early, she accepted a full-ride scholarship for her master’s degree in Violin Performance at Arizona State University.
Her current show combines live DJ, electric violin performance, and dance. Each performance is absolutely new. She is able to adapt her show to her environment, and the crowd. Her shows are a high-energy organic evolution, which changes every single night. Her audience and their energy guide the performance.
WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING…
“Sexy bombshell, electric violin virtuoso and DJ” – Robin Leach, Las Vegas Sun
“Lydia is a shredder. Not only can she show you the history of rock on that electric violin, she has a huge presence on stage as well.” – Dave Tirio,Plain White T’s
“She totally kills it —the crowd loves her.” – Avi Kopelman, Rockhouse, general manager
“She was amazing. The arena was sold out, and she rocked it! The audience loved her.” – John Payne, lead singer of Asia, Creator of ‘Raiding the Rock Vault’, and ‘The Rock Pack’
“DJ and Violin Virtuoso.” – VegasNews.com