I'm a composer and a pianist.
(Cinematic, Classical, Jazz, Arabic, Chinese, Flamenco, Latin & more.) I do plenty of live improv in all these genres. You can hear some of my music at www.soundcloud.com/jojo-zawawi
. (Some is available for download at Amazon.com, CDBaby.com, iTunes, etc.; more coming very soon.)SOME REVIEWS OF MY MUSIC:"Genius composer...." (Chick Corea)"Improvisational
genius...." (Los Angeles Valley News)
Some other reviews:
me in music straight to the bones ... Defying convention and free from
coercion, JoJo's music -- music that takes hold of your innermost and
compels you to close your eyes and feel it, imagine it, savor it. It
brought about a rush of inspiration. Genius...."
"I just sat down
in my chair, put on your CD, and wow! It was just so beautiful. The
music went into every fiber of my being. It was absolutely incredible."
amazing. She just makes up music on the spot, and it's BEAUTIFUL. She's
I'm also a WRITER and a bunch of other stuff.
I love learning languages. I've studied Wing Chun. I paint, draw, carve wood, make things, whatever I feel like doing! Sometimes amateur photographer. I'm taking Flamenco dance classes!