An Afternoon with Tanya and Paulo
Musician and Singer Tanya Wells, treated Virginians to her original compositions, she is known for her diverse repertoire from Indian classical to Sufi music and American folk/blues/jazz.
Talented guitarist Paulo Vinicius from Brazil will accompanied her, bringing a taste of yogic philosophy into music expression for an enriching heart-felt experience.
Sunday, July 3rd, 1:30 -3:30 pm
Frying Pan Farm Park
2739 West Ox Road,
Herndon, VA 20170
About the Artist:
Tanya Wells' musical inspirations cover diverse genres from folk/ blues/ jazz to Indian classical music and Sufiana Qalam. Naturally, these influences dictate her eclectic singing style and songwriting. Living in London she has worked with the likes of composer Nitin Sawhney, sitarist Anoushka Shankar, vocalists Natacha Atlas and Joss Stone.
Her YouTube videos and audio recordings of her singing Pakistani songs has gained immense popularity on the internet and fans around the globe! She performs Indian music as well as her original songs live in London and elsewhere around the world. 'The Seed' album with Paulo Vinícius will be her first public debut of original music.
Paulo Vinícius, originally from Brazil, has studied with the greatest virtuoso guitarists in the classical scene such as Fábio Zanon, Pablo Márquez and Franz Halász and has won several awards for his composition and classical guitar performances including the "Revelation Award" and "Raphael Rabello Award". Upon his arrival in Europe, he was selected to be part of the “Live Music Now” in Munich, founded by the legendary violinist Yehudi Menuhin where over the last four years he was regularly invited to play concerts in Bayern