Patrizia Oliva is a singer, autor, improviser of experimental music that crosses electronics, electro-acoustic, free jazz and performing arts. Her research is aimed on a redefinition of contemporary singer.
She has played with many musicians, among other with Evan Parker, Gino Robair, Tristan Honsinger, Pamelia Kurstin, Edoardo Marraffa, Tomeka Reid, Martin Mayes, Linda Sharrock, Anthea Caddy, Liz Albee, Lotte Anker, Stefano Giust, Alessandro Bosetti and many others.
She played in Italy, U.S.A, Scotland, United kingdom, The Netherlands, France, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Slovenja, Croatia, Belgium, Austria and Vietnam.
Some places and festivals she has played in: AngelicA (Bologna), Millenium Park (Chicago),Costellation Club (Chicago), Fondazione Mudima (Milano), Limmitationes/Chilli Jazz Festival (Austria), Hanoi New Music Festival (Vietnam), Area Sismica (Forlì), Museum of Modern Art (Ohio, USA), Piccolo Teatro (Milano), ZDB (PT), ZXZW Festival (NL), Fusion Festival (D), The Empire Gallery Galvanised Festival (UK), Spazio O (Milano), Postgarage (Austria) and more.
She has recorded an impressive number of albums with several experimental labels such as Setola di Maiale, Afe Records, Sonoscopia, Staaltape, and many more.
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