Social agency through songwriting, collaboration and performance
Kaila Mullady is a New York based performer – The 2015 World Beatbox Champion, the 2014 American Vice Beatbox Champion, 3x Loop Station Champion and 3x reigning Beatrhyme Champion. Kaila performs all over the world infusing beatboxing, singing, rapping, poetry and theater to push the boundaries of creativity and show just what the human instrument is capable of.
In addition to performing Mark teaches beatboxing. He helped to pioneer a beatboxing-based speech therapy program in collaboration with the revolutionary education program, B.E.A.T. Global and New York University. Mark seeks to inspire others to find their voice through playful exploration and improvisation. Mark teaches private and group lessons as well as workshops to all ages and ability levels.
Yuto Kanazawa is a NY based guitarist and award winning composer originally from Japan. He has been in the US for over ten years performing with renowned musicians including Grammy winning singer Kurt Elling, Phil Wilson, Don Pate, Ron McClure, Kuni Mikami, Gregg Errico and Jerry Martini from Sly and Family Stone, Rogério Boccato, Darrell Green, Gabriel Vivas, Takeshi Ohbayashi, Jonathan Pinson, Mario Castro, Felix Peikli and many others.
Paulo K Tirol
Paulo K Tiról is a composer, lyricist, and arranger of musical theatre and liturgical music. He is originally from the Philippines, where he was a corporate professional, liturgical composer and choral arranger before moving to Boston in 2012 to study at Berklee College of Music. A year later he moved to New York City, where he attended the Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts as a composer; and later still, he attended the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop as a lyricist.
This project is made possible in part by funding and support from Culture Push, Inc