Composer, producer, arranger, vocals.
Music :Jazz, Funk, Cinematic, others…
Label/Indie : Sobra Recordings (www.gkfrecords.eu)
Label/Indie : IRMA Records
Ivana Parnasso is a artist born in Marsala (Sicily-Italy), devoted to art sculptor and painter, growing up in a family where there is considerable music and art inspiratioon. She credits her father (drummer) for growing in a world of notes and harmonies, sounds that would come to influence her artistic career.
Percussionist and composer is also equipped with a fine voice, begins her first steps in music at the age of 18, playing the drums and percussion in various groups and musical genres, eventually fusing genres such as BossaNova & Funk.
As composer her music has an elegant approach to a mix of genres correlated with each other, the musical influences found in her compositions have a taste of BossaNova, Funk, Soul Jazz, Drum ‘n’ Bass and Trip Hop, referencing Lounge/Chillout with great taste and seventies nostalgia.
Her debut in the world of music is the album “Pick!” (2010, Sobra)
the first album had great positive feedback throughout Europe bringing to public attention the music of the young and talented Italian artist.
Her first song “Never Worry” (original version) be included on the compilation “Tropicalismo Vol.1” (Sobra) and the alternative acoustic version on the compilation “Tropicalismo Vol.2”
Her great 2nd new album “Spirograph” (2011, Irma) is a special mixture of Bossa Nova, Funk and Jazz all electronically mixed by an talented artist/composer to create the ideal elegant atmosphere ofthis special blend lounge music.