Kristina Fuchs voice
Born in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
Kristina Fuchs studied voice at the Swiss Jazz School in Berne and at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague (NL). She also followed various international Master Classes. Her main teachers were Rachel Gould, Jeanne Lee, Norma Winstone and Lauren Newton and more recently R.A. Ramamani (Indian Carnatic music).
Kristina Fuchs has performed with numerous international artists and ensembles, amongst others with Theo Loevendie, Jim McNeely, Jeanne Lee, Ronan Guilfoyle, Eric Vloeimans, the RTE Symphony Orchestra and Eric van der Westens Quadrant.
Her venues include the National Concert Hall in Dublin, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, North Sea Jazz Festival and the International Jazz Festival of Sete. With her own ensemble, the Kristina Fuchs Sonic Unit, she has appeared in all the significant Jazz Clubs and numerous Concert Hall venues in the Netherlands and toured in Switzerland.
Kristina Fuchs is also a singer of New Music and has appeared in various venues and festivals as such. She has amongst others performed with Jaap van Zweden, Residentie Orkest, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance company, Maarten Altena Ensemble, and Electra.
She performed work by work by Theo Loevendie, Guus Janssen, Yannis Kyriakides and Donnacha Dennehy.
With the Sonic Unit she recorded three albums.
Christa Widlund Prize 2005 for talented young singers
Kristina Fuchs is teaching jazz voice at the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp and has also taught at the the Royal Conservatory of The Hague and the Lemmens Institute of Leuven.
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