2017 PerformanceJune 3, 3.15 pm – Ray White
Toya grew up in Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula in a musical family. Her Dad and Mum were in bands playing in clubs and pubs and entertaining from the time she was young and through het teens. Toya also attended Church where she would play and sing with her Dad and Mum, in three part harmonies. Toya’s Dad taught her guitar when she was seventeen then Toya went on to marry into a family who were also very musical. Toya seriously got into performing only a few years ago. playing folk, rock and pop covers, but also writing and her own catalogue of original songs .