Elina
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Band to Join, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard, Piano.

ABOUT

Elina Tikkanen is a Finnish born singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, live performer, session singer, composer, and arranger. Currently based in Surrey UK, Elina is a graduate of conservatoire of Kuopio (Finland) and Academy of Contemporary Music (UK) having majored in contemporary vocal performance, passing the ACM BMus degree with first-class honours. Additionally, Elina has completed an online Film Scoring course with Berklee College of Music with grade A. Elina has a diverse musical background having done contemporary vocal training, as well as classical studies (including euphonium and trombone studies). Elina is a well adaptable, versatile vocalist with a 3- octave range and great improvisation, harmonization and sight reading abilities and has worked in a wide variety of styles and areas of the music industry. Elina is currently working on her own (pop) music act under the name Elina, being a lead singer in Primrose Collective band and Lumino Tones duo, as well as working as a session singer for producers/songwriters, writing top lines and lyrics for other artists and producers and composing for adverts and films.
www.elinamusic.co.uk

Screen name:
Elina
Member since:
Oct 19 2017
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Adele, Abba, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Hans Zimmer

Instrument experience:

Background Singer:
Expert
Vocalist - Alto:
Expert
Vocalist:
Expert
Vocalist - Soprano:
Expert
Trombone:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Recording:
- Sontronics Orpheus multi pattern condenser recording microphone
- RME Babyface audio interface
- Beyerdynamic DT770 M Dynamic Headphones
- AKG271MkII Headphones
- The T.Bone Micscreen XL
- Pop Filter
- Mac Book Pro + Logic Pro X & Total Mix

Live:
- 2x The Yamaha DSR112 Active PA Speakers
- Yamaha MG1676FX mixing consol
- TC Helicon Voicelive 2 vocal pedal
- AKG D5 Dynamic microphone
- Sennheiser e945 Dynamic microphone
- Sennheiser e865 Condenser microphone
- 2x Equinox EQLED135 MicroPar Bar System (LED lights)
- iPad Air

MUSIC