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Gila Chaya

Rank #66 UK London, UK Jazz / Experimental / Alternative


Sounds Like: Enya, Mariza Oficial, Avishai Cohen, Norah Jones, Omer Klein Fan Page

Bio: http://www.facebook.com/gilachaya

‘Gila Chaya’ means joy and life, which is at the heart of my music. Composer, vocalist and pianist - my style is primarily inspired by jazz, with a folky/alternative edge. My influences range widely from Shostakovich’s symphonies, tradjazz great - Jack Teagarde... See Full Bio

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Delighted to be in the Top 40 jazz charts! It's been a brilliant week performing with John Crawford at Cafe Posk and Baltic.

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London Jazz Festival
Nov 16, 2012
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    Jun 14

    London, UK | 8:00pm
    Sat Jun 14 8:00pm


    John Crawford Quintet will be joined by the wonderful singer Gila Chaya for a special show at the Polish Jazz Cafe playing songs from the album "Ulia River of TIme" and a few new arrangements.

  • 2013

    May 19

    London, WSM, UK | 7:00pm

    London, WSM, UK
    Sun May 19, 2013 7:00pm


    Gila Chaya at Baltic restaurant. Join me for a mix of jazz and ladino music at this beautiful venue near Southwark. I am accompanied by the acclaimed John Crawford on piano.

  • 2013

    Jan 27

    London, WSM, UK | 7:00pm

    London, WSM, UK
    Sun Jan 27, 2013 7:00pm
  • 2012

    Sep 29

    London, UK | 8:00pm

    London, UK
    Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:00pm


    Latin Jazz Maestro Pianist John Crawford with Quintet Special Guest Gila Chaya Praise for John Crawford: Glorious…a skilful and imaginative soloist” Jazzwise “With pianist John Crawford on hand, there is so much style and imagination” Jazz Review

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  • Benita Baugh (Artist) Benita Baugh
    Hello Gila, lovely singing,enjoying same as I type.Regards from BENITA,a mature jazz an blues singer from Scotland.
  • Lucas (Artist) Lucas
    Hi Gila! Thank you very much for your comment! Have a nice day!
  • Chuck Brunicardi (Artist) Chuck Brunicardi
    "Gabriel's Message" brilliant singing and piano!
  • Robert Steven Hunt (Artist) Robert Steven Hunt
    Absolutely outstanding songs & vocals Gila, you are a very very talented & gifted artist, keep up the truly wonderful work, you are amazing! Loving all your beautiful tracks....
  • Joseph Eid (Artist) Joseph Eid
    very cool arrangements. great voice.
  • The Roycrofters (Artist) The Roycrofters
    You've got talent, for sure Gila! We enjoyed you cover of My Favourite Things! -The Roycrofters
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