Monica Reese, singer, actress, songwriter 

was born close to Munich. She played music, sang and danced since she was a child.  She went to Cuba several times.  For years she travelled to Southamerica, Marocco, Israel and to the Southpacific, to explore different cultures, music and languages. In Munich she performed at Tollwood Summer Festival, Ampere/Muffatwerk, Kulturzentren, Ratskeller Marienplatz ........with great musicians like Konstantin Kostov, Viktor Makhnovich, Sava Medan and Cesar Gamero. Acting and Music led her to Berlin in 2014. She started a new Jazzy and Latin Session project where the band "Moonlight Berlin" was founded. After performing a Tribute to Celia Cruz (B-Flat, Kunstfabrik Schlot ......) she started to write her own songs in 2017 combining her talent for writing and her extensive life experience. New Latin & Jazz Session project thursdays at Studiobühne Alte Feuerwache, Friedrichshain in 2020.

 

piano: Lionel Haas, Davide Incorvaia

 

drums: Javier Reyes, Yatziv Caspi

Bass: Daigo Nakai, Matthieu Baud

 

special guests: Roberto Manzin (sax), Pedro Vera (spain)