||: The journey of a Songbird:||

Berklee alumna. composer. songstress 

 

 

 

 

 

#BERKLEEVerse

At the very beginning of her American Saga in '99,

Ivana auditioned for Berklee College Of Music among

1000 vocal candidates ~ Winning the highest international

talent scholarship award with honorary acceptance to Berklee.

 

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Ivana's music appearances around the world sky-rocketed her vocals into a

solo performing career in Jazz, as  she  was gaining  public recognition and support in the circles of international Jaz​z elite .

 # The Brand new heavies

In 2012​ Ivana accepted the honor​ of becoming a background vocalist for the London based, Funksters and Acid Jazz genre pioneers

 the famous​ "MTV award" winning artists ​

“The Brand New Heavies​”and songstress “​N’Dea Davenpor​t"-  

with whom she performed  at some of the most eminent  venues and​ festivals in the World,​ including the

"Essence Music Festiv​al"​, ​"Blue Note Jazz Festival​"​ and​ "​Capital Jazz Festival​” 

During these eminently surreal vocal journey​s, Ivana performed​ side by side and ​opened stage​s for names such a​s George Duk​e​ and Stanley Clarke,​ ​Will Downing,​ ​Tamia​, ​Oleta Adams​andToni Braxto​n​.

 

In 2016, Ivana had her​ first U.S. ​National TV​ appearance​ ​​with

"The Brand New Heavies"  on Fox5 NY​ "Good Day New York".

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