About / Biography
Graciela Rodriguez is a world-class singer with high musical studies in classical and jazz. She has performed with Iceland super-star Björk and at Glastonbury as the lead singer of salsa maestro Roberto Pla & His Latin Ensemble. Her versatility has made her sing diverse styles, from jazz to rock, classical to salsa, soul to Latin. Graciela embraces music as a unique language, in which "styles" are just classifications and play a secondary role.
She has performed in venues such as: Festival do Avante (Lisbon, Portugal), Le Theatre de L'Opera (Avignon, France), The Grieghallen (Bergen, Norway), St. David's Hall (Cardiff, Wales), Her Majesty's Theatre (London), The National Theatre (London), London Olympics 2012, BBC Radio 3, etc.
"Snazzy!" - Nick Grimshaw
"Airy, multilingual sophistication" - The Evening Standard
"Graciela manages to embrace many styles inside a single genre, a luxury that not many artists can afford" - PentaVox
"The London based performer engages with her sweet refrains and the subtle twists" - The Musician
"Soulful, gorgeously muscular and throbbing" - The Arts Desk