KATYA SOURIKOVA & Band: a fusion of pop, jazz & electronica with live visual
Sa 31.08. 20:00 Uhr
Pianist and Composer Katya Sourikova was born in St.Petersburg, raised in London and currently lives in Berlin.
After completing her studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, she spent the next 15 years composing for and performing with various ensembles around the world. As a band leader she has released 4 albums and has collaborated with artists from Canada, Australia and New Zealand, Norway, Latvia, Germany and UK resulting in diverse and intricate music that embraces many genres.
Sourikova is also in demand as a film composer.
The soundtrack she wrote for the film 'Beekeepers' has won a prize for the Best Original Score at Tropfest 2016- the largest short film festival in the world!
This concert provides a rare opportunity to hear new, previously unreleased material, tastefully combining pop, jazz, folk and film influences, with flowing vocal lines and creative arrangements.
- Katya Sourikova on Piano/Keyboards/Vocals
- Ståle Birkeland on Drums and Percussion
- Michael Avery on Bass
"Genre-binding beautiful, lyrical and nuanced music that moves freely and organically along the spectrum of jazz, both American and European, as well as folk music and classical music, without subscribing fully to any genre but embracing it all".
Eyal Hareuveni, All About Jazz, USA
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