The New York based, multifaceted vocalist and songwriter has won widespread acclaim, both for her own visionary releases, her acting work and for her work as a versatile collaborator.
She has lent her talents to a diverse array of projects with a wide assortment of rock, pop, contemporary classical and jazz musicians such as John Medeski, Kenny Wollesen, Dan Weiss, Michael Mantler, Manu Delago (Bjork) and many more.
Some of these projects took her on the road to perform venues and festivals such as “The Winter Jazzfest”, “Kyoto Music Expo”, “Musikverein”, “Konzerthaus Wien”, “Porgy & Bess”, “The Blue Note”, “The Stone”, “Roulette” and “The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY”.
Lana Cenčić is the daughter of a well-known family of classical musicians from Zagreb, Croatia and has studied classical and jazz voice as well as dance and acting.
“In Your Head” her 2013 breakthrough, avant-garde jazz-pop-rock album, is widely celebrated by critics and fans alike, establishing Lana as a startlingly original creative force with a seemingly limitless future. (“The Rolling Stone Magazine”)
Lana’s NEW album is currently being produced by David Torn and the release is anticipated for summer of 2017.
Since 2016, Lana has become a Cirque du Soleil artist and is touring the show “KURIOS” throughout USA and Canada in 2017 and Japan in 2018/2019 .
She is performing in the role of Bella Donna, the percussionist/actress and the Singer. For tour schedule check www.cirquedusoleil.com/kurios