"House Concerts - you and the music. No distractions."
Avi Wisnia
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Engaging Creative Folk/Jazz

Host Recommendations: 7
Member since: 2011-11-28
Home: Philadelphia, PA, US
Frequently Tours: East Coast (MA - VA) & 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 & you’ve got something you’ve never heard before."
- Helen Leicht (88.5 WXPN)

Recommendations from hosts

May, 2015 - "Avi Wisnia is a wonderful songwriter, great pianist, and heartfelt vocal song-stylist. Our audience really loved him, both for the fantastic music, and also for his warm and personable demeanor and approachability, generous attention, and great storie...


Think James Taylor meets Norah Jones, if they had a lovechild in Brazil.


Award-winning songwriter Avi Wisnia presents an eclectic mix of refreshingly original songs and inventive covers, finding inspiration in Brazilian bossa nova, acoustic American folk, 1950’s west-coast jazz, and contemporary pop. Avi's clever lyrics and eclectic influences cast a wide net of sophisticated appeal, while his smooth vocals and deft piano skills assure you that this a...

Trying to fill these important dates

NC,TN,OH/US: May, 2016 (dates: all) - looking to do local house concerts while on tour in area

MD,VA,DE/US: May, 2016 (dates: all) - looking to do local house concerts while on tour in area

Sky Blue Sky (New York Songwriters Circle Showcase)

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