Corina Kwami is a Ghanaian American multi-talented performer who blends both her roots and experience living in over 10 countries all over the world in different continents including Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Corina uses her music to connect people of all faiths and cultures. Having been described as a “modern Renaissance woman”, Corina uses both the arts and sciences to tell a story, creating experiences which flow together beautifully. As a musician, singer, and dancer, Corina is able to bring an energy to the stage like no other. Not wanting to limit herself to one genre, Corina created three different projects: Corina Kwami Quartet, Jazz Age Dance Bands and Pangea – each project being influenced from a different part of Corina’s life.
Corina Kwami’s Quartet features a mix of the piano/guitar, voice, bass and vocals and brings together the genres of jazz, Latin, Samba and Bossa Nova beautifully and skilfully. When performing with her quartet, Corina adds her own spin on well-known classic songs. The quartet performed all over the world and Corina has developed an incredible ability to tell a story using her music.
Corina’s second project, Jazz Age Dance Bands is a quartet which can be expanded into a 5 or 6 piece band which embraces music and dance of the 20s, 30s and 40s. Corina’s swing dance project effortlessly embraces themes such as the Gatsby Age to Ellington which will have you questioning if you have been transported back to a different era.
Pangea, Corina’s third project, has been inspired by North America, Africa, South America and Europe. She, along with a guitar duo/piano duo, blends the sounds from these different continents, combining jazz, Bossa Nova, Latin and soul sounds to wow the audience with a combination of music they have never heard before for an unforgettable performance.
Corina and her bands have dazzled audiences all over the globe, from the Berlin Solo Jazz Festival, Copenhagen Lindy Exchange, Nighthawks, Cambridge Lindy Echange, Swingfest, and London’s lindy hop dance scene, every audience will be amazed by Corina’s innate and natural ability as a performer and singer, able to entertain crowds across the generations. If you are in need of a versatile performer, able to adapt her performances to suit your needs, consider hiring the amazing Corina Kwami and her projects today.