York-based singer-songwriter, musician, flautist and producer Ola Szmidt shares her influences playlist for Twistedsoul.
As a multi-faceted musician, her work combines vocal and instrumental improvisations with live looping techniques and self-produced electronics with sound art and song-writing. Ola’s music shifts between Scandinavian and Eastern folk traditions, while including soul, jazz, contemporary classical and ambient practices. She writes and sings in both English and her mother tongue, Polish.
For her guest playlist, Szmidt has selected 13 tracks from her broad range of influences that include music from Alice Coltrane, Mette Henriette, Jeff Buckley, Joni Mitchell, Cocteau Twins and many more audio delights.
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