Patricia Kraus

Patricia Kraus

 Madrid, Madrid, ESP
BandJazzR&B

"The Spanish Aretha Franklin" , said by the critics.

Biography

Patricia Kraus at the young age of 4 years old had an interest in music, at the age of nine years old started her musical studies and later extend her vocal formation with Lina Huarte a recognized and well known soprano.  Patricia is the proud daughter of Alfredo Kraus who was one of the great lyrical tenors and masters of Zarzuela and Opera from Spain.  She started signing at the young age and currently poses more than 20 years of professional musical projects, exploring a diversity of musical grounds, from rock, pop, soul, blues, jazz and also opera through out Europe.  

 In 2007 and after a diverse musical exploration and development she begins her path as a solo singer exploring Jazz and R&B its roots, music which she has identify with and launches the album “Alma” that same year, this album was mentioned and considered as one of the best albums of the year by the prestigious music magazine called “Efeeme”.

 In 2009 Patricia continues to naturally grow in these musical grounds and finds her own distinguish style of interpretation due to her fantastic voice, she explores classical versions and some of her own work, joined by a very talented group of musicians she then launches “Patricia Kraus Vintage Fun Club”, the positive critics and outcome of this projects throughout Spain demonstrates her success and growth in her career.  She participates on several recognized festival such as “Festival de Jazz Madrid”, “Jazz Canarias & Heineken” and “Jazz Lucena” among others.

Patricia’s next work  “Retrocollection” in which she once again demonstrated her talent and passion with a new selection of versions and own themes, her capacity of interpretation and development of her vocal skills are extraordinary and her last cd from this trilogy dedicated to the greats Jazz and R&B musicians and songs DIVAZZ, wich continue to tour in Spain.

She is now preparing the next work wich is going to consist in a selection of her best and new songs, and some spanish well known songs, with her special way of singing and the R&B rithms "in the española way". "The Spanish Aretha Franklin", said by the critics.