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Avi Wisnia
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Refreshingly Creative Folk/Jazz

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

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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

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...

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

TN/US: May, 2015 (dates: all) - looking to do local house concerts while on tour in area

Rabbit Hole (house concert kazoo-along)

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