Scotland-based singer-songwriter Lizabett Russo merges her native traditions with elements of contemporary jazz, avant garde folk and world music, this wide range of influence effortlessly spanned by her powerfully versatile voice. The BBC have championed her work – featuring on both BBC Radio 3 and Radio 6 as well as at Latitude Festival and she has also toured extensively around Europe and Asia.
Musically Russo’s influences are wide ranging with echoes of her native Romania are beautifully interwoven with avant garde folk, contemporary jazz and world music.
“This is simply world-class work, by any standard” – Tom Robinson, BBC Radio 6
Lizabett Russo – vocals, classical guitar
Graeme Stephen – loops, electric guitar
Pete Harvey – cello
Tim Lane – percussion
Photo by Vicki Rose Evans