V i t a K a y
'Vita sings in several different languages, but the listener never wonders at the meaning of the words. Like a musical instrument the meaning is in the sound. A sound that wraps itself around and weaves itself through the accompanying guitar. Vita's "instrumentation" of her voice is more melodic than jazz but far more complex than a simple melody. The sound is evocative, playful, intelligent, simultaneously sophisticated and intimate'...Laura Werntz
..from growing up on the Kazakh Steppe
learning classical piano and Soviet patriotic hymns
to cleaning KGB offices and studying Choir Conducting and Jazz in post-Perestroika St.Petersburg to learning English and serving food at Gonville & Caius college in Cambridge (Stephen Hawking was a fellow & yes, she met him once!) to discovering Non-Duality, Yoga, Eastern & Western Healing modalities and traditional Indian devotional singing practice (kirtan) in London to sharing her time between Greek island of Corfu, London, New York and the Berkshires, Vita Kay's journey continues..
She is inspired to experience life 'as though everything is a miracle'..