THE WONG JANICE PRESS KIT

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VIDEOS

Opening the Ecstatic Woods retreat with a Cello Savasana Concert.

This 1-minute short film of my piece “Fear” from my album.

A short spoken introduction and preview of “Remorse”, from my album.

 

EVENT DESCRiPTION (english)

We look forward to welcoming The Wong Janice, Australian-born music producer & cellist, for a Live Cello Meditation of deep cello vibrations and sweeping cello melodies that will send you into a meditative state. Close your eyes, relax and let The Wong Janice take you on a journey of music and powerful silences with her cello and loop machine. The performance is a live interpretation of tracks from her album, Cello Music for Meditation which is out on Spotify, iTunes, Bandcamp and all major digital channels worldwide. https://www.thewongjanice.com/listen

EVENT DESCRPTION (Nederlands)

OPTION 1
Yoga meditatie op zijn best. Het live optreden van de Australische The Wong Janice, met diepe cello vibraties en slepende cello melodieën, zal je in een meditatieve staat brengen. Laat gaan, lig Savasana en laat je meevoeren op een reis van prachtige muziek en machtige stiltes die zij met haar cello en loop machine ten gehore brengt. De performance is een live interpretatie van tracks van haar album, Cello Music for Meditation die uit is op Spotify, iTunes en alle andere belangrijke digitale diensten wereldwijd. https://www.thewongjanice.com/listen

OPTION 2
De uit Australië afkomstige The Wong Janice komt speciaal naar *insert your event name here* een uniek savasana concert te verzorgen. Sluit je ogen, ontspan en laat Janice je meenemen op een reis van diepe cello-vibraties en vegende cello-melodieën die je in een diepe meditatieve staat brengen. Het concert is een combinatie van live-interpretatie van nummers van haar eerste album, Cello Music for Meditation. Elk stuk van het album is geïnspireerd op een emotie, en de muziek die ze componeert is speciaal als achtergrond voor meditatie, in slaap vallen, yoga, genezing, therapie, flow vinden of waar het hen helpt. https://www.thewongjanice.com/listen

BIOGRAPHY (ENGLISH SHORT)

The Wong Janice is a music producer and cellist based in Amsterdam. She makes classical-ambient cello music, with a unique live cello meditation experience: an intimate lie-down concert of deep cello vibrations and sweeping cello melodies that will send you into a meditative state. 

BIOGRAPHY (ENGLISH FULL)

Janice Wong a.k.a. "The Wong Janice" is an Australian-born music producer and classically-trained cellist based in Amsterdam. 

She graduated with a Licentiate Diploma in Music of cello performance (L.Mus.A) at age 18 and then went on to chase a career in marketing while playing the cello in bands and as a session musician at night. Her live highlights include performing sold-out concerts with Imogen Heap and Michael Kiwanuka. After 6 years as a Social Media Manager for international sportswear brand Adidas, in 2017 Janice decided to pursue music full-time. She recently graduated with an Advanced Diploma of Music Production and Sound Engineering at Abbey Road Institute in Amsterdam and worked as Assistant Audio Engineer at Red Bull Studios Amsterdam. As a freelancer, Janice works as a recording & mix engineer for various yoga/meditation teachers and for her piano/cello project with Benny Martin, performs with singer-songwriters, bands & DJs, works as a recording session cellist (in the studio and recording remotely), and is busy producing her own music for her latest concept: live cello meditation. She creates cello soundtracks for different moods and emotions, using a loop machine to create low drones and sweeping cello melodies on top. Her latest release, titled Cello Music for Meditation is out now on all major digital channels.

BIOGRAFIE (NEDERLANDS)

De uit Australië afkomstige The Wong Janice is een muziekproducent en een klassiek geschoold cellist. Ze is in 2018 afgestudeerd met een Advanced Diploma Music Production & Sound Engineering aan het Abbey Road Instituut in Amsterdam en heeft gewerkt als assistent Audio Engineer bij Red Bull Studios Amsterdam. Janice werkt als sessie cellist (voor live optredens en recordings), treedt op met singer-songwriters, bands en met Dj’s, en is druk met het produceren van haar eigen muziek voor haar meest recente concept: cello meditatie muziek. Ze creëert cello soundtracks voor verschillende gemoedstoestanden en emoties, met hulp van een loop machine voegt ze lage drones toe en zo ontstaan meevoerende cello melodieën. Haar nieuwste album, getiteld “Cello Music for Meditation” is uit op Spotify, iTunes en alle andere belangrijke streaming diensten. https://www.thewongjanice.com/listen

Contact & LINKS

E-mail: janice [at] thewongjanice.com

Official Website: https://www.thewongjanice.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thewongjanice/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/thewongjanice/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1q1P9ifOMhgIYCsj9KXxdX
Insight Timer: https://insighttimer.com/thewongjanice
YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgwhXCOUESvySyJxpyFbxVw?sub_confirmation=1

DISCOgraphy

Cello Music for Meditation - album (2019)

Serenity (3-Minute Meditation) - single (2019)

LINKS TO LISTEN: https://thewongjanice.com/listen

Technical rider

WHAT I BRING:

  • Classical cello + bow

  • DPA 4099 Condenser Clip-On Microphone for cello (which connects directly to loop machine)

  • BOSS RC-300 Loop Machine with stereo jack output (1/4" phone type)

  • UE Megaboom 2 bluetooth speaker for smaller indoor venues

  • Earphones with mini-jack for shows where sound is provided by the venue and use of wireless transmitter is required

WHAT I NEED:

  • Stool or chair (normal sitting height) with no arms and no wheels

  • Power point (so I can plug in my DC 9V AC adaptor to power the loop machine)

  • Water bottle or cup of herbal tea if open drinks are allowed on stage

  • For shows where sound will be provided by the venue: please provide cables connecting to the DI, mixing desk or amplifier/speaker. The MAIN OUTPUT of the loop machine is stereo and can be taken with 2 x jacks (1/4" phone type).

  • A monitor or wireless pack may be required for big stages; not required for smaller venues

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For louder shows I have a NS CR5 Electric Cello which uses a guitar jack.


ADDITIONAL hi-res IMAGES

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REVIEWS & INTERVIEWS

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Yoga Magazine (edition 5, August 2019)
’Cello Music for Meditation’ album review in Mind Openers

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The Women’s International Music Network: Front & Center: Janice Wong, Music Producer & Cellist (June, 2019)
http://www.thewimn.com/front-center-janice-wong-music-producer-cellist/

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Abbey Road Institute: Graduate Janice Wong releases album ‘Cello Music for Meditation’ (April, 2019)
https://abbeyroadinstitute.nl/blog/cello-music-for-meditation/