A totally original, inspiring and witty vocalist and composer, Kadri Voorand is an established name in her home country of Estonia. She has won many prizes including Best Female Artist in Estonia in 2017, Best Jazz Album, Young Jazz Talent and the Danske Jazz Award for Jazz Artist of the Year.
Bass player Mihkel Mälgand is a major voice in Estonia. He has played with leading jazz artists like Randy Brecker and Kurt Elling, recorded over 80 albums and won Danske Jazz Award 2018 as Jazz Artist of the Year.
Kadri’s duo plays skilfully composed original music which features subtle electronic effects, Estonian poetry and original lyrics. They have impressed audiences across the world including the EFG London Jazz Festival and Cheltenham Festival.
John Watson of Jazz Journal says: "I was absolutely bowled over by the engaging quality of her voice, her imaginative arrangements and the wonderfully controlled energy of her delivery.” Don’t miss this opportunity to see this unique world-class performer on a rare UK visit.
Watch this video as it really shows off her talents - Kadri at London Jazz Festival
Kadri Voorand – vocals, piano & electronics, Mihkel Mälgand – double bass & bass guitar