Vocal improviser, composer and bandleader Kyoko Kitamura does weird things with her voice and is often a side-person for various amazing musicians. Most recently, she can be heard on these Anthony Braxton albums: Trillium J (release scheduled for April 1st 2016, limited pre-order available now), 12 Duets (DCWM) 2012, Trillium E and Syntactical GTM Choir (NYC) 2011 . She released her solo album Armadillo In Sunset Park in 2012. Prior to re-entering the music scene in New York City, she had a career as a television journalist and a magazine writer. She currently studies counterpoint and Schoenberg harmony with Paul Caputo.
Photo by Michael Weintrob.