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31 Jan 2015 12:25 - 12:45

Yellow Sisters at London A Capella Festival

Yellow Sisters, an all-female Czech a cappella group, will perform at the London A Capella Festival on Saturday 31 January 2015. The concert will be accompanied by a few smaller events including performances in local pubs. After last year's appearance of Skety, Yellow Sisters are the second Czech vocalist band performing at this prestigious festival.

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Yellow Sisters
is a female a cappella group which eclectic style lightly incorporates soul, funk, r´n´b, world music and reggae. Yellow Sisters are four singers, four hearts, four vocals, four ways how to approach melody, rhythm, mood to create music. Their purely self-composed repertoire makes them the most original Czech a cappella. Recently they started to cooperate with a male base singer and beatboxer Petr Wajsar. Their performance is often enriched with various vocal dance improvisations.

Among the most considerable events that Yellow Sisters have performed belongs for example an appearance in BBC travel documentary Michael Palin’s New Europe, an opening performance of world famous Blind Boys of Alabama at a Lucerna big hall , a performance on the occasion of Bobby Mc Ferrin concert in Prague Kongresove Centrum, an appearance in remix compilation of soundtrack of Japanese film Nautica, an appearance at the Czech Ball in Brussels on the occasion of inauguration of the Czech EU Presidency 2009, and an hour programme on London radio BBC.

Albums: Singalana(2006), Tubab Woman(2010), Zvěřinec(2012), 2013 Remixed, Yellow Sisters Live(2014)

Awards: winners of the Colours of Ostrava new talent competition, 7th place of an international hit-parade Spin The Globe's Top 10 World Music Albums alongside Gotan Project and Salif Keita

Yellow Sisters will also sing at The Triple Crown pub in Richmond on 1 February 2015.
First half of the performance starting at 18:30 is meant as baby friendly. Bring your fry with you. You can get rid of them when the first part of the concert is over. Book the tickets here . The address is: 15 Kew Foot Road, Richmond, Surrey TW9 2SS.

Yellow Sisters http://www.yellowsisters.cz/bio.html

London Acapella Festival - http://www.londonacappellafestival.co.uk/

Partner: Pink One Productions http://www.pinkoneproductions.com








 

Venue:

Kings Place - foyer, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG

Date

31 Jan 2015 12:25 - 12:45

Organizer:

Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event


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