BIO

Education
2010 to 2015    Master Study program, with honours
                           Academy for Theatre and Dance, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2002 to 2006    Bachelor Singer program, Emphasis in jazz vocals, with honours
                           Conservatory of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Experience
2017 — Where to Begin, self-published EP with 5 original jazz and blues songs.
2016 — Solo Singer and Pianist, A Girl and her Piano, in Southwest France
2005 to 2015 — Solo Singer for the Orchestra of the Royal Netherlands Air Force. Toured throughout Europe & Canada

2015 — Performed a concert with band, entitled Like Starlings in Flight at Amsterdam Blue Note, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2015 — Solo Singer, toured with Rolf Koster throughout Canada
2015 — Performed for King and Queen of Holland, Ridderzaal, The Hague, The Netherlands
2014 — 2015 Solo Singer for Orkest van de Nederlandse Douane. Toured throughout The Netherlands at huge venues and festivals.
2013 — Headlined concert for King Willem Alexander and Prime Minister Rutte, Ridderzaal, The Hague, The Netherlands, broadcast live
2010 — Composed music for the Journey Awards of Louis Vuitton
2009 — Vanaf Vandaag (“From Today”) LP, self-published with 11 original jazz pop tunes in Dutch. Toured throughout The Netherlands and France with her band of fellow Conservatory musicians.
2009 — Her cover of “Lef” was video recorded and received airplay on Dutch radio stations. Also a video of the song “Als Donderslag” was shot on location in Paris.
2009 to 2011— Composed music for short films, animations and TV commercials including title song for the Dikkie Dik cartoon
2009 — Recipient of “Best Musician at the Nederpropprijs”, The Netherlands
2008 to 2013 — Performed concerts in Paris and South of France with pianist Edwin Schimscheimer and Ge Titulaer
2006 — Performed with musicians Ge Titulaer and Borris Titulaer & Orchestra, Bachelor exam concert
2006 — Sang the national anthem of Cameroon at stadium, De Kuip, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, broadcast live
2002 to 2005 —Lead Singer for band, Too Hot to Handle, an all-girl pop band. Toured throughout The Netherlands
1997 to 2002 — Solo singer with gigs at various clubs throughout Europe

Second Album (release date 1 September 2017)
2017 — Where to Begin, self-published EP with 5 original jazz and blues songs, featuring her single “Where to Begin” and bluesy tune “Born on a Sunday”. All tunes are soulful and reflect influences of Nina Simone, Gregory Porter, Shirley Horn and Joni Mitchell.

First Album
2009 — Vanaf Vandaag (“From Today”) LP, self-published with 11 original jazz pop tunes in Dutch. Toured throughout The Netherlands and France with her band of fellow Conservatory musicians. Her cover of “Lef” was video recorded and received airplay on Dutch radio stations. Also a video of the song “Als Donderslag” was shot on location in Paris.