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“Sonia Johnson, possède l’une des plus belles voix du jazz canadien et probablement la technique la plus impeccable. Ce qu’il y a de remarquable, c’est que son talent, sa créativité, sa polyvalence et son originalité se déploient autant dans le chant que dans l’écriture de textes et dans la composition!… Sa voix est solide, sensible, veloutée, parfaitement maîtrisée dans toutes ses intonations, ses inflexions, sa fluidité et son timbre chaleureux”

Frédéric Cardin, ICI Musique, Radio-Canada

“With a voice that is pure and silky and a delivery that is polished and timeless, the 13 all original tracks are a joy to listen to and blend together with a cohesion and effortlessness”

« …tour d’horizon très bien calibré qui vous feront oublier les vicissitudes de l’hiver. Après plusieurs écoutes, nous songeons à : Sergio Mendes, Dionne Warwick et pourquoi pas Tami Neilson. »

“…she knows what she’s talking about in any language. A modern take on the classic vocal format, she shows she knows how to do it and do it right. Writing as well as singing, this do it all player knows how to keep you on board throughout. Well done”

“But more than anything else, you get the sense that Chrysalis is a labour of love. Featuring beautifully crafted arrangements of beguiling variety and sensuousness, in every lovingly caressed phrase, Chrysalis lays bare Johnson’s adoration of music in all its harmonic sumptuousness. … listening to this music feels like opening an ornate box to reveal hidden gems.”

“It’s a beautiful record start to finish, all original music, great players!”

“world-class, brilliant and stellar masterpiece”

Jeff Moses, WJMX Smooth Jazz - Boston Global Radio
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STORM

Storm is a song about mental health issues and the fact it’s okay to ask for help if some is needed. Don’t stay alone. Talk. Share. Help.

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Edited by the artist herself with personal footage of pigeons and the help of wonderful images captured by people that are sharing on www.pexels.com videos.

CHRYSALIS

Sonia Johnson’s first English – language album will be entitled Chrysalis, a series of songs illustrating transformation, creation and freedom. Exclusive video release.

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Biography

Multitalented singer songwriter Sonia Johnson gained recognition with albums such as Le Carré de nos amours (Juno Winner, Vocal Jazz Album of the Year 2012), Triades – with singers Annie Poulain and Charles Biddle Jr. (ADISQ Nomination 2013 and Junos 2014), Le cœur à l’endroit, her previous solo project co-created with pianist and arranger Marianne Trudel. Graduated from the University of Montreal with a Master’s degree in jazz interpretation and composition, she has had successful collaborations as a composer or singer with artists such as Laila Biali, Félix Stüssi & Les Malcommodes, Steven Taetz, Vincent Réhel, Rodrigo Simoes and Orchestre National de Jazz de Montréal.

After carrying out a pilgrimage of free experimentation between jazz and pop music, Sonia is revealing herself between shadow and light with Chrysalis, her first album in English to be launched on November 15th 2019. From the slumber of the caterpillar to the flight of the butterfly, she’s deploying multi-colored wings on this audacious musical road trip. Poetic and soulful, definitely slowly woven with long silk yarn!

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Big band de Montréal en isolation!!! Belle gang de musiciens et de clowns pour certains 😜 Bravo Benjamin Deschamps Musicien 💛

🌈 Ça va bien aller !
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