Ernie D. "Lady Sax" Shelby is a saxaphonist and vocalist based in Gary, Indiana. She has performed at events all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Montego Bay, Jamaica. She also runs Dimples Co., a music production company; and is the founder of the group Sisters in Song. She can be reached at www.ladysax.com.
DK: At what age did you start your music training?
EDS: I started at age 11 in a summer program at Drew Elementary School.
DK: When did you decide to make music your profession?
EDS: My mom and dad would have my brother and myself perform in front of the church and family gatherings. I decided then.
DK: What is your most popular CD that you've made?
EDS: I only have one on my company's label: "Dimples Co. Presents Lady Sax" is the name.
DK: A lot of artists have a "regular job" on the side. What's yours?\
EDS: I have an accounting business [Ernie D. Shelby Accounting Services] as well as the music production company.
DK: What's coming up next for Lady Sax?
EDS: Lady Sax (R) is composing music for an upcoming musical play to premiere in December.