Carolina Calvache

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Carolina Calvache is a jazz pianist and composer from Colombia.

Career[edit]

Calvache was born in Cali, Colombia, and studied piano from the age of 6. She became influenced by jazz aged 14, particularly Miles Davis, Tito Puente and Chick Corea.[1] After performing locally, she moved to New York City.[2]

Her debut album "Sotareno" was released on Sunnyside records in 2014.[3] Later in the year, she performed at the first Women in Latin Jazz festival in the city.[4] In 2015, she taught piano and played performances in Chennai, India.[5] She holds degrees from Universidad de Valle and North Texas University.

Discography[edit]

  • Sotareño – Carolina Calvache (2014)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Carolina Calvache – Sotareno". Retrieved 24 March 2016. 
  2. ^ "Carolina Calvache destraza en el Piano". El Diario (in Spanish). 4 April 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2016. 
  3. ^ "Carolina Calvache : Sotareno". Latin Jazz Net. 6 April 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2016. 
  4. ^ "Uptown celebrates first woman in Latin Jazz festival". DNA Info New York. 25 November 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2016. 
  5. ^ "I have Ilaiyaraja on my Phone". New Indian Express. 18 May 2015. Retrieved 24 March 2016.