Uta Habbig – voice/ composition
Tuomo Uusitalo – piano
Myles Sloniker – bass
Misia Vessio – drums
Uta Habbig is a New York based singer and composer. The core of her musical work is Uta Habbig Band which she formed in NYC in 2014. Her debut record Windward , a collection of ten original songs and arrangements, was released in 2016. In addition to her band she collaborates with various other musicians from all over the world.
Exploring the wide musical landscape of jazz, she transforms any song into her very own musical work of art. With her endearing and colorful sound the multi-talented singer has intrigued audiences all over Europe which ultimately brought her to the melting pot of Jazz – New York City. Combining elements of jazz, classical and folk music Uta has surrounded herself with outstanding musicians from her generation to play all over the city. She studied with world famous musicians such as Kirk Nurock, Reggie Workman, Becca Stevens, and won the first price of the Vocal Jazz Award Maastricht in 2013.