Bio

In 1986 I began performing in clubs in my hometown, Milan (Italy).
In 1990 I took part in Sanremo Music Festival with a group called Proxima, with whom I released 2 CDs.

From 1999 on, I have been concentrating myself almost exclusively to jazz music, singing in jazz clubs, festivals and events in Northern Italy and abroad.

In 2008 we released 2 CDs dedicated to jazz standards: 'That's it!' e 'No one but you'.

in 2010 we released "Dance your way to heaven" with songs I wrote with panist Francesco Chebat.

In 2012 we release "Harlem Nocturne" a new CD with jazz standards.

I started singing as a child and by the time I was 18 I was singing and performing in clubs in Milan and in Northern Italy.

I played guitar and sang songs by Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Carole King, Bob Dylan...

I liked also the Pentangle and the Beatles very much!

 

In 1988 I joined the pop group Proxima. Andrea Majocchi on keyboards and Alberto Deponti on guitar.

In 1990 we took part in Sanremo Music Festival and in the following years we release 2 CDs (PDU/EMI e RTI Music).

We palyed in many television and radio shows, and made a lot of concerts all around Italy and abroad. I remember with special pleasure our concerts in Toronto, Canada, in 1991.

In 1995 i found a group called Cloud Nine: new age and english folk music, electronic and acoustic sound.

We release a CD: "Tattoo my soul".

 

In 1999 I turn to my true passion: jazz!

I have been singing in jazz clubs, festivals and events in Italy e and abroad. I worked with many musicians, such as Attilio Zanchi, Francesco Chebat, Roberto Piccolo, Stefano Bertoli, Giovanni Monteforte, Marco Bianchi, Paolo Alderighi, Vittorio Castelli, Massimo Caracca, Carol Sudhalter, Lorenzo Livraghi, Alberto Guareschi... and many others.

After many concerts with saxophonist Carol Sudhalter, her CD "Shades of Carol" (Alfa Music - RAI Trade) is released in Italy. Carol kindly invited me to sing a couple of songs.

 

 

In 2005 and in all the following editions, I have been chosen to take part in 'Dubidubidù', the first Italian Radio Festival dedicated to jazz singers. The show is conducted by Bruno Pollacci and it is broadcasted by Punto Radio.

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In 2005 I start working with pianist Francesco Chebat, both in concerts and in studio

In 2008 we release 2 CDs: That's it! e No one but you.

Learn more about Francesco Chebat

In 2010 I release "Dance Your Way to Heaven", a CD with
songs I wrote with pianist Francesco Chebat.

 

 

Learn more about Francesco Chebat

Nel 2012 we release "Harlem Nocturne" with our quartet: Francesco Chebat ( piano), Roberto Piccolo (bass) and Stefano Bertoli (drums).

 

Learn more about Francesco Chebat

Here are some festivals and clubs where I performed:

  • Casa del Popolo, Lodi - 2013
  • BoPo - Ponteranica (Bg) - 2013
  • Teatro Sociale di Canzo - 2012
  • Druso Circus - Bergamo -2012
  • Oggi Non Ho Fretta - Milano - 2012
  • Auditorium Banca Popolare di Lodi - Lodi - 2012
  • PianoCIty Milano @ Steinway & Sons Showroom - 2012
  • Al Vecchio Tagliere, Bergamo - 2012
  • Doria Jazz Club - Milano - 2012
  • Ninfea, Spinone al lago - Bergamo - 2012
  • XIV Magenta Jazz Festival - Il Ritmo delle Città - Magenta - 2011
  • Caffè Scorretto - Live @ Radio Popolare Roma - Roma - 2011
  • Officina 43, Castel Rozzone - Bergamo - 2011
  • Fondazione Poliambulatorio - Brescia - 2011
  • Sorsi & Bocconi - Albino (Bg) - 2011
  • Passeggiate Donizettiane - per Teatro Donizetti - Bergamo - 2011
  • Partnershaftfest Konstanz - 2011
  • Jazz Club Ivrea - 2011
  • Paprika Jazz Club, Dalmine - Bergamo - 2011
  • Calici di Stelle, Castelli Calepio - Bergamo - 2011
  • Kiwa Han, Tavernerio - Como - 2011
  • Mamitas - Brescia - 2011
  • Hotel Vittoria - Brescia - 2011
  • Locarno International Film Festival - RTSI Stage - 2011
  • JazzOnLive - Brescia - 2010
  • 6th International Jazz Festival, Osijek - Croatia - 2010
  • Ivrea Jazz Club - 2009
  • Suonintorno Festival - Bergamo - 2009
  • Musiche dal Mondo - Campodolcino (So) - 2009
  • Valtidone Festival - 2009
  • Jazz in Selvagreca - Lodi - 2009
  • Brianza Open Jazz Festival - 2008
  • Valchiavenna Jazz & Blues Festival - 2008, 2007
  • Lario Estival - 2008
  • Jazz in Laus - 2008
  • Ferstival delle Muse (Cr) - 2007
  • Lombardia Festival - 2004, 2005, 2007
  • Saint Bartholomew's Jazz Event - Casale - 2005, 2006, 2007
  • Musica ai Giandini Margherita (Pc) - 2005, 2006, 2007
  • White Turf, Saint Moritz - 2005
  • Monticelli Jazz Festival - 2005
  • 6° memorial Demetrio Stratos - 2005
  • Jazz Club Mendrisio
  • Jumpin' Jazz ballroom Milano
  • Il Grillo Parlante, Milano
  • All'una e trentacinque circa,
  • Frantoi Celletti, Milano
  • Nordest cafè, Milano
and many others.

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