Jazz singer/Pianist/Film and TV Composer

Neisy Wilson is a Cuban jazz singer, pianist, and composer whose flawless performances have captivated international audiences with her experimental original works, as well as her fresh take on genre standards. She began studying music at the age of 7, performed at festivals in her hometown of Santiago de Cuba throughout her teens, and eventually moved to Havana to study Composition at the University of Arts. Neisy received her Bachelor's degree in Music Composition in 2005, winning acclaim from journalists within the country for her contributions to a new era of Cuban sound. She went on to tour extensively throughout Europe, Latin America, Jordan, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, before ultimately settling in Montreal, Canada.

An award-winning singer and composer, Neisy has shared the stage with a variety of well- known musicians including guitarist Pablo Menendez, pianist Chucho Valdes, singer Rosa Passos and percussionist Jose Luis Quintana “Changuito.” Wilson regularly performs on the festival circuit at Cuba's JoJazz International Contest and the Women in Jazz event, Montreal's Havana Cultura Festival, Chicoutimi's Festival International du Rythmes du Monde and Saint-Sauver's Fête Cubaine. She is also a fixture at Montreal's popular jazz clubs Upstairs and the House of Jazz, and has been featured on a number of radio and television broadcasts, including Radio Indy, The Songwriter's Network, Indie Life Radio and the Uptown Jazz Network.

In addition to recording and performing with her band, Wilson also works as a film and television composer. Some of her recent credits include the soundtrack of the animated films The Astronomer and the Cat, and Solstice, 2 educational videos for Canal Savoir with the collaboration of the University of Montreal, the re-scoring of the silent film Big Business for the Cinémathèque Québécoise, a Film Scoring Session at McGill University, supported by the Screen Composers Guild of Canada, and more recently, the original soundtracks of 3 indie video games titles. 

Wilson recently released a Jazz EP "Inside my soul", which is currently available for online streaming and purchase through the digital music store Bandcamp:
https://neisywilson.bandcamp.com/album/inside-my-soul


"... Thank you very much for making the music for me you are a very talented composer. I will recommend you to any game developer who needs a composer.

David Begnaud ( Indie game developer )

"....Neisy is one of the most passionate and talented musicians i worked with,very sensitive and gifted.Also,she's a special person and a really good friend always available to help the other people. 
I really look forward to play with her again. 


Simone Gubbiotti ( Label manager and jazz artist )

 

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