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
"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...