Calister, Izaline (1969)

Izaline Calister (2009). Picture by Chris Hakkens. Creative Commons License

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Description: Izaline Calister is a jazz and afro-caribean singer, composer and songwriter from Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles). Calister’s music is a fusion of the music from his country with jazz, creating a characteristic sound and a unique style. In addition, she sings in her mother tongue: the Papiamento. She acts in places and festivals around the world.
Sex: Female. Occupation: Composer, singer and songwriter.
Place of Birth / Death: Netherlands Antilles, Curaçao. Country Tags: Curaçao.
Periods: 20th Century, 21th Century Genres: Jazz music, Instrumental music, Vocal music.
Styles: Jazz, Latin, folk, Afro-Caribbean, World Music. School / Group: Prince Claus Conservatoire.
Instruments: Voice. Relatives: –
Patrons: – Master: –



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  • Burkholder, J. Peter. Jay Grout, Donald. Palisca, Claude V. (2015). Historia de la música occidental. Madrid: Alianza música.
  • Cooke, Mervyn; Horn, David (2002). The Cambridge Companion to Jazz. Cambridge Companions to Music. Cambridge University Press.
  • Feather, Leonard; Gitler, Ira (1999). The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz. Oxford University Press.
  • Gioia, Ted (2011). The History of Jazz. Oxford University Press.
  • Kernfeld, Barry, ed. (2002). The New Grove dictionary of Jazz (2 ed.). New York: Grove’s Dictionaries.
  • Kirchner, Bill (2005). The Oxford Companion to Jazz. Oxford University Press.
  • Morgan, Robert P. (1999). La música del siglo XX. Madrid: Akal.
  • Ross, Alex. (2013). El ruido eterno. Escuchar al siglo XX a través de su música. Barcelona: Seix Barral.
  • Yurochko, Bob (1993). A Short History of Jazz. Rowman & Littlefield.