Recognized for her sultry voice, Dawn is a dedicated and professional jazz singer who has travelled to New York for classes with Tania Travers, Barry Harris and Kurt Elling. She has been invited to perform for many high profile corporate functions and private events, worked on several jazz festivals, collaborated with Michaela Theresa for a sold-out concert and released her own album, ‘All In Good Faith’.
For many years, the Blue Monks have performed in Singapore in a variety of settings. The band, lead by Corey Manders and Bani Rahman, are guaranteed to be perfect for you wedding or corporate function. They are a custumisable outfit that can work with any instrument, such as the piano, the guitar, the drums, trumpet and almost anything else.
Aubrey has come a long way from winning a singing competition since her first win at The Yamaha Pop Contempo, when she was only 16. Her foray in part time modelling landed her as one of the finalists in the Supermodel of the World 1999. During her varsity days, she started singing before going on to perform at major events such as DBS Life! Theatre Awards 2001 ceremony, Singapore Music Festival 2002, Silver Screen Awards 2003, launch acts at Esplanade’s Late Nite Concert 2003, the opening night at Fashion Week and ChiJazz 2003 at Chjimes.
polkadot & moonbeam
Polkadot + Moonbeam is a jazz and contemporary music duo formed by Juliet Pang and Didi Mudigdo. They have performed at various entertainment venues in Sydney, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, presenting their original compositions as well as their own interpretations of jazz standards and contemporary classics, singing and playing
on piano, ukulele, bass and pianica.
Imelda has skillfully executed pop & jazz tunes while adding her own personal touch, branding it as her own. Apart from appearing in various musical groups, sing-ing competitions and commercial record-ings, Imelda has also become a popular choice for wedding, corporate functions, private parties and public shows.
One of Europe’s most renowned solo vocal performers, Dylan has graced the stage of some of the world’s finest concert houses, theatres and music festivals. He performs in a one man show to pre-recorded backing tracks, to jazz duo, trio or quartet, to full 6 piece pop band featuring some of Asia’s finest professional musicians and dancers.
Joanna is a professional jazz vocalist with a voracity for exploring the boundaries of the human voice. She has released a jazz album, and launched a sold-out concert at the Esplanade. Notable for her involvement with
famous Singapore musical production, 881, Joanna is also widely recognized for her collaboration with DJ Koflow and her work as a local pioneer of vocal improvisation to club music.
Alemay is known for her sultry tone, powerhouse vocals and an onstage presence that keeps the audience eating out of the palm of her hand. She has performed with the likes of The Count Basie Orchestra, David Foster and The Platters’ Bobby Soul, William Close & The Earth Harp Collective and opened for Laura Fygi & Incognito. Alemay shared the lineup with Natalie Cole, Jamie Cullum & India Arie in the region’s premiere jazz festival, Java Jazz, and has sung for A-listers like Kevin Spacey, Ethan Hawke, Joss Stone, amongst others.
A warm, deep musical journey in French, English and Creole laced with funk, samba, soul and jazz arrangements. The inspiration of the Andayoma’s music is based on the universal language of love, of friendship, beautiful memories and meaningful connection.
ireson (latin band)
Mexican pianist and composer Alina Ramirez and bassist, guitarist and arranger Mario Lopez founded the group in 1991. They have performed in the ‘95 and ‘96 Caribbean Salsa Festival (Cancun, Mexico), the ‘94 and ‘95 Festival Cervantino (Guanajuato, Mexico), the ’97 National Encounter of Soneros (Sanluis Potosi, Mexico) among others. Mixing a variety of rhythms such as danzon, son, songo, plena, afro, cumbia, merengue etc, Ireson has been playing original music in clubs, festivals and parties alternating with many prestigious orchestras.
Dubbed as Singapore’s most prominent jazz vocalist, Claressa is not just a singer; she is a songwriter, a record producer and host of one of the highest rated lunchtime radio shows in Singapore. Her landmark debut album ‘Now & Then’ was the first worldwide jazz release by a South East Asian on a Universal Music label.
Made up of seasoned musicians in the Singapore/ Asian live music and club scene with an average of 10 years of experience among them, INDIGO is the first band outfit there to offer authentic Brazilian-samba styled music from the 60’s. INDIGO is Dawn Ho on vocals, Munir Alsagoff on guitar, Kaye on saxophone and computers. INDIGO is all about the melodies and rhythms blending together bringing about a solid groove with the energy to get people moving.
deborah jean lee
DEBORAH’s husky voice is not one to slip past listeners unnoticed. Young but not lacking experience – she has been performing professionally since 19 at places such as The Esplanade to The Coliseum at Sentosa, just to name a few. She has also performed at countless events, weddings and held residencies at bars. Versatile at heart, she loves exploring different genres of music and delivers charming renditions of Jazz, Pop and Top 40’s tunes that touch her audiences.
A consummate vocalist in every way, Beverly Morata is set to blow your mind with her voice so if surprises are what you like, catch this Diva when you can. Her influences are Gloria Estefan, Linda Rondstadt, Burt Bacharach, Stevie Wonder, Sheena Easton, Prince, Lamb of God, Suede, Beatles, Ella Fitzgerald, Gershwins, Chet Baker, John Mayer, John Legend, Amy Winehouse, Adele…etc…
meryl joan lee
Meryl is a multitalented young jazz singer who has the potential to become anything she wants to be and more. She has a rich experience with the local arts scene in singing, dancing, acting, modeling and hosting events. Her singing repertoire include jazz standards, easy listening, pop jazz, smooth jazz, shanghai jazz, oldies and pop.
Carol Gomez leads a quintet that delights in bringing the 50s and earlier tunes back in the style that everyone reminisces. Swing numbers and Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald are the common tunes amongst the golden favourites of the past, helping you experience vintage visually and musically.
Ruby joined the professional scene in 2008 singing English and Mandarin pop songs in cover bands. In 2010, Ruby, with her band – Singapore Char Siew Baos! – took part in a national TV talent show and reached the semi-finals. Her thick, soulful voice – has won the hearts of numerous fans – remains the core of her performances. Ruby has also picked up the guitar, keyboard and djembe, all on her own, to further help her express herself. Her latest project is her recently released EP “Circles”.
Tessera is an all female modern jazz ensemble featuring an eclectic collaboration of musical minds & artistic visions. Jazz aficionados, vet- eran musicians & casual audiences alike gave a rousing stamp of approval to Tessera’s play- ful, inventive & organic maiden performance in 2010. The dissimilarity of each member’s musical & life journeys is what synergises a revitalised sound & approach to jazz
A former recording artiste with Hype Records/ BMG Singapore/ Ocean Butterflies, with 3 solo and 2 group albums,
Alex is currently one of the most versatile & impactful vocal performers in town. Alexandra’s tasteful song interpretations, soulfulness, charm and a most engaging presence, often leave her audiences in awe & in joy.
GARETH FERNANDEZ is a Pop/R&B artist who is best known for putting out energetic, soulful tunes with strong messages. He has had a strong prescense in the local music scene for about two years now, with career highlights including Mosaic Music Festial, Music Matters Live, Celebrate 2015 and 2016 on live national television, as well as Influence Asia, alongside some of the hottest regional and international acts. Gareth was Lush 99.5FM’s artist of the month for November 2014, and featured on the cover of JUICE magazine in August 2015.
Ywenna is a jazz pianist/vocalist/composer actively performed at various jazz venues and festivals in Asia with gutsy versatility in several genres of music and has shared stage with some of the well-known artists and musicians around the world,such as Australia’s Jamie Wilson ( Lee Hom’s current concert guitarist), Malaysian Idol winner Jaclyn Victor, and many more. Currently based in Singapore, she has released two instrumental albums and has toured and performed in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Korea, Australia and South Africa.
Ariel dabbles in various genres, including jazz, R&B and Chinese/Cantonese pop. Proficient in Japanese, Ariel has also wowed audiences with her rendition of Japanese classics. She have enjoyed a rich experience performing for numerous gigs among local pubs, weddings and charity events.
Currently, Ariel is the lead vocalist of Yumetori, a local duo band which is still in the midst of releasing their debut album. Also, she is a vocal instructor at Replugged Music.
MoJu stands for Daniel PurnoMO & JUlian Cheong. Enjoying music’s like listening to a good story telling with all the emotional factors. Julian’s soulful voice fused with Daniel’s playful guitar work creates a “feel good” music to the audience. There’s always some surprising twist in the way they present their music. Expect freshly unique renditions of some classic rock, reggae, country, top 40, evergreen, jazz, etc from them.