Astrid

Singer/Composer/Artistic Director

News

  • Lana Is CD “In Your Head” release party!

    Published on January 15, 2014

    Feb 16th 7pm SHARP!! Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2! Cd Release Party for “In Your Head” featuring Brandon Seabrook, Eivind Opsvik, Dan Weiss, Maria Neckam, Astrid Kuljanic, Isabel Castellvi, Raymond Sicam III, Brooke Reynolds and Shawn Barnett !!! Don’t miss this,…..seriously!;-) Lana is one of the most talented people I know (among other things she is an actress, a dancer, born in Croatia she grew up in Austria and found her home in NYC, piano and tabla player) and an … Read More »

  • Recording and touring with Goran Ilic – Rijeka, 27.12.

    Published on December 21, 2013

    Excited to share this news: I will be recording a new album with Goran Ilic! We will also perform in various settings in Croatia, so mark these dates: 26.12. Karlovac – Mods Caffe, 27.12. Rijeka, hotel Marina, and more dates will be announced soon. There are a couple of videos in Video Gallery of our performance at this year’s Crescendo. You will contribute to our recordings by coming to these concerts, so I hope to see many of you there! … Read More »

  • Merry Christmas!!!

    Published on December 15, 2013

    I’ve got a special something for you – I finally got to sing Baby It’s Cold Outside at my first concert in NYC! You can find the recording of the song in Video Gallery, and I would like to thank everyone who came, my family, old friends, new friends, some people I had no clue who they were, and most of all the fantastic guitar player Andrew Burglass and bass player and singer for this occasion, my fellow classmate Peter … Read More »

  • First concert in New York City! Dec 9. @ New York Live Arts

    Published on October 20, 2013

    I have the pleasure to announce my first ever concert in New York City, with wonderful Andrew Shillitto and Peter Bull, both master students from Manhattan School of Music. We will be performing a combination of original music as well as some creative new arrangements of a few familiar jazz standards, including Goran Ilic’s world premiere of his new song: “Kad Nadjes Ti”. So if you are strutting around Downtown, come hang! 219 W 19th Street, 7-8PM, no cover!

  • Manhattan School of Music

    Published on September 21, 2013

    It is so intense! Much more then I expected, long long hours in school and then even more homework hours. I am so happy I got the best campus job: I work at the Center for Music Entrepreneurship. However, with all this I don’t have any spare time to enjoy the city and it’s music. Hopefully, after I get a little more acclimatized I will have time to experience also the other part for which I came here – absorbing … Read More »

  • Off to New York, New York…

    Published on August 26, 2013

    This has been a fantastic journey, and here I am, flying to the City of my dreams. I can’t thank you all enough for being such supporters in every way! Thank you Pajol Bar for giving me the best farewell party, all of you who came, played,sang and danced with me.. it was beautiful! And now – SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT! Flying with me there are many ??? flying around my head. Bye-bye!! (this is going to be the longest birthday … Read More »

  • Manhattan Dream of Music – the campaign is finished

    Published on July 9, 2013

    I want to thank each and every one of you who helped me on my journey to New York, through this campaign or in other ways. This experience was a pleasure, and the campaign itself raised more than 2,000.00$!!! Now I am in the process of producing my first CD that was one of the perks in the campaign – it will be finished before Crescendo Music Festival. Another information for those who ordered postcards from New York – the … Read More »

  • The fundraising campaign for my education has started!!!

    Published on April 29, 2013

    Follow at: / / Pratite na: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/astrid-manhattan-dream-of-music If you want simply to donate the number of account is: / / Ako zelite samo donirati sredstva, broj racuna je: HRK: 2340009-3213166975 ili USD IBAN: HR9523400093213166975, SWIFT number 20267355174 (Privredna banka Zagreb). I did something unusual – I started Indiegogo campaign that will help me to go achieve my dream education in New York at Manhattan School of Music.. a way to became a Master they say :)) Please go check it … Read More »