ANNA CALVI [UK]
British guitarist Anna Calvi (38) is one of the most versatile artists working in music today.
She has released three albums, each one more successful than the last. Her eponymous debut announced her on the scene as an exceptional talent and earned her nominations for a Brit Award and a Mercury Prize. That success was repeated with her second album One Breath and critics and fans alike heaped praise on her third studio effort Hunter. Besides her solo work, Anna Calvi has worked on a number of projects with legends and giants of music, including Marianne Faithfull, Brian Eno, and David Byrne, whose phenomenal performances are considered musical masterpieces. She also wrote the opera The Sandman for Robert Wilson, one of the most famous theatre directors working today.
Anna Calvi’s performance at Metronome Festival promises to be an amazing musical experience full of emotions and guitar virtuosity.