Yumi Kurosawa, raised in a traditional Japanese music environment, took up the koto at a young age and rose fast to the upper echelons of her craft. Yumi performs alongside Naho Parrini (violin) and Eric Phinney (tabla and percussion).
Grammy-nominated vocal supergroup, säje, features Sara Gazarek, Amanda Taylor, Johnaye Kendrick, and Erin Bentlage. These world-renowned artists, composers, and arrangers come together to explore, create, and celebrate the music that moves them.
With a voice reminiscent of Billie Holiday and rap verses comparable to Lauryn Hill, Butterscotch defies gender and music social constructs as she blends Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul and Reggae. She sings, beat-boxes, loops, and plays piano and guitar.