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Latvian born and Chicago-raised, Katarina Visnevska discovered her passion changing the way people experience classical instruments upon coming to the United States at the age of 16. In Chicago, Katarina was exposed to the world of house and hip-hop. Her curiosity (and frequent appearance) in the Chicago nightclub and DJ scene opened up a new outlets and possibilities of musical expression. This intrigue for live performance and DJ collaboration has led Katarina to numerous residencies at stylish venues including Roof at The Wit Hotel, Cuvee, The Underground, Double A (the lounge below Mercadito), and Lumen. She has also been a featured guest performer for Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago House, Chicago Ideas Week, Christie’s, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, the Italian Chamber of Commerce, Macy’s, Moet Hennessy, Neiman Marcus, New Orleans Evacuteer, Posse Foundation, Service Club of Chicago, Starwood Resorts, the United States Ski and Snowboard Association, Veuve Clicquot, and Vogue. In 2013 Katarina joined Bonafyde Record Label and recorded a debut solo EP.
Connecting With Music
Bring together two brilliant musicians and artists and allow them to make beautiful music. However, this music as a twist. Voted by the TEDxNaperville 2013 attendees in real time, watch as producer Zak Jablow and electric violinist Katarina Visnevska build an improvised music piece in an effort to connect the audience with their unique sound.