Memorial Park Library- 1221 2nd Street SW
eventSaturday, November 19, 2022
schedule1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (MST)
About the artist
“Natalia Chai aspires to transcend and unite communities world wide through her voice, lyrics and sound. She wants her listeners to feel hope, be inspired and to believe that anything is possible. ”
Natalia Chai is an independent, solo, R&B/Neosoul singer-songwriter. Classically trained in piano from age 6, Natalia's music brings back the nostalgia of old school R&B, Neosoul, gospel jazz with a sultry voice described as “honey to the ears”. Natalia has two albums and 7 singles released since entering into the music scene in 2017 that discusses tough topics about the human condition in today’s complex society. She performs regularly locally but has shared her sound internationally most notably, at the 2018 Chengdu International Sister Cities Youth Music Festival. Natalia’s musicianship found her role expand to session keyboardist/vocalist for other artist’s projects; contributions to production projects in the film industry with 1844 Studios such as CBC GEM "My Lyric I Never Knew", written/produced the soundtrack for an experimental short film called “Power Moves”. Recently she composed/arranged a jazz ensemble for an upcoming proof of concept TV comedy series that debuts at TIFF 2022 and have been casted as one of the characters on the show. She is currently composing and arranging music in collaboration with EDM DJ Joel Jove and key ensemble Stringendo that fuses classical music with R&B and EDM! Natalia’s healthcare background finds her work as an independent community partner and keynote speaker with the Mental Health Commission of Canada and CMHA sharing her lived experiences of resilience and courage with today’s future generation at school youth summits.