Pauliina May with Jazz

JAZZ HISTORY

Pauliina May has been studying vocal jazz in Pop/Jazz Conservatory, Finland (1992-96) and Rotterdams Conservatorium in Holland (1996 -2000).
She has been studying with jazz singers/teachers, such as Madeline Eastman, Mark Murphy, Christine Correa, Denise Jannah, and Nancy Marano.
She had her own jazz quartet and she performed with several jazz musicians in Finland before moving to Holland.

THE SECOND PRICE OF THE ERASMUS JAZZ PRICE!

Pauliina May won the second price in a Jazz Contest 2001 (Erasmus Jazzprijs) held in Rotterdam, Holland. All the candidates were nominated into this contest. The contest had two rounds. The first round was held on March, 11th, where she was chosen to the final on March 18th. The first price was given to a trombone player Louk Boudesteijn (Holland).
The yearly Erasmus Jazz Price was organised on 2001 the sixth time by the Concert - and Congress Hall, de Doelen, the organisation "Friends of the Rotterdams Conservatorium" and the Doelen Café.
Pauliina May played the competition together with her group "Pauliina May Jazz Combo": Milan Bonger, s.&altosaxophones, Marc Bischoff, piano, Alex Milo, bass and Gijs Dijkhuizen, drums.


Pauliina May is available with professional jazz musicians from Holland from formations of a duo to a quintet:

PAULIINA MAY JAZZ QUINTET:
(lead vocals, piano, bass, drums and a saxophone player giving the right jazzy flavor)

See Pauliina
live at the club Teerkamer in Woudrichem, NL

LISTEN to Pauliina May with Jazz n Easy



PAULIINA MAY JAZZ QUARTET:
(lead vocals, piano, bass and drums)

PAULIINA MAY TRIO:
lead vocals, bass, piano

PAULIINA MAY DUO (with pianist)
Pauliina May Duo offers you all you wanted to hear from those golden nostalgic and swinging beloved jazz standards.
Pauliina May’s jazzy sound and highly appreceated stage presence establishes an elegant focus for your event. Pauliina May Duo is a perfect solution for an elegant dinner-party, reception or gala-night.



PAULIINA MAY DUO (with guitarist)
Perhaps you prefer a jazzy sound with a virtuose guitarist?
Or space is not enough or suitable for a piano?
Pauliina May works as well with a guitarist.




Photo: Leena Saarela