Host Recommendations: 3 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: Mellow yet 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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June, 2013 - "Avi and his accompaniest Taru gave a magical summer solstice/super moon performance. As I told Avi upon arrival, we couldn't have planned it better. The stars were aligned, the weather cooperated, and my guests and I enjoyed a relaxing evening of mus...
Think Ben Folds meets Norah Jones, if they had a lovechild in Brazil.
*CURRENTLY BOOKING Winter 2014 - Fall 2014*
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...