Folky balkan jazz with cinematic classicism. Spellbinding beauty … exhilarating energy.
Folky balkan jazz with cinematic classicism. Spellbinding beauty … exhilarating energy. Chaika is a six piece ensemble from Sydney with a uniquely captivating sound. Combining both traditional and original material, their music is a tapestry of spine-tingling vocal harmonies woven through soundscapes from across the globe. Clarinet, violin, piano, double bass, accordion and percussion come together to create the sensuous, the cinematic or the irresistibly danceable, leaving audiences spellbound. The elusive and varied nature of their sound has led to such descriptions as “deeply touching and meditative”, and “exuberant, virtuosic and uplifting”.