Host Recommendations: 5 Member since: 2011-11-28 Home: Philadelphia, PA, US Frequently Tours: East Coast (Boston - DC) & California # of Members: 1 Sound Equipment: Available if needed Main Instrument: Vocals, Piano Other Instruments: Guitar, Melodica, Kazoo Genre: Singer-Songwriter/Jazz/Folk/Bossa Nova Style: Groovy and optimistically cheerful Content: Mainstream and Witty Rating: G - PG
"Avi Wisnia plays his songs reminiscent of a Brazilian Bossa Nova. Add in his soothing vocals and poetic lyrics & youíve got something youíve never heard before." - Helen Leicht (88.5 WXPN)
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May, 2014 - "Avi wowed our audience! Not our typical genre but he won folks over with his first song or two. With a full house, we saw lots of toe tapping, singing along and even kazooing to the music. Avi provided a wonderful range of musical offering - something ...
Think Ben Folds meets Norah Jones, if they had a lovechild in Brazil.
*CURRENTLY BOOKING Fall 2014 - Summer 2015*
Singer/Songwriter Avi Wisnia presents an eclectic mix of refreshingly original songs, finding inspiration in classic Brazilian bossa nova, acoustic American folk, 1950ís west-coast jazz, and contemporary pop. A wordsmith as well as a composer and performer, Aviís clever lyrics give a knowing nod to those that came before, while his smooth vocals and deft piano ski...