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Avi Wisnia
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Refreshingly Creative Folk/Jazz

Host Recommendations: 4
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

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Rabbit Hole
The Back of Your Hand
I Wish That I Could Stop Writing Songs About You


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"Completely Refreshing. Startlingly Clever. Lyrically brilliant."
- Alyssa Rashbaum (music critic for SPIN)

"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)

Recommendations from hosts

March, 2014 - "Our piano wanted to flip with joy after spending an evening with Avi! He gives a master class in entertainment from Keyboard to Kazoo to kibitzing. Our audience loved every minute of our musical journey to Brazilian beaches, Blue Skies and even down ...


Think Ben Folds meets Norah Jones, if they had a lovechild in Brazil.

*CURRENTLY BOOKING Spring 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 s...

Trying to fill these important dates

CA/US: Jul, 2014 (dates: 11-31) - looking to do house concerts near SanFran or LA while on tour in area

DE/US: Aug, 2014 (dates: all) - looking to do local house concerts while on tour in area

Rabbit Hole (house concert kazoo-along)

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