Carmen & Kyp are the core duo of Kindred VibeZ
Carmen Ghian at age 14yrs started on her road to singing and enrolled at Sylvia Young Theatre School, and going on to receive professional musical theatre training in her hometown of London. An undergraduate at Trinity Laban Dance & Music Conservatoire and The Broadway Dance Center, NYC. Later pursuing graduate music studies at The Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu in Barcelona. Travel and performing go hand in hand for Carmen. Currently Cyprus has been home since 2018, with the world remaining her open stage! A vocal coach available via Skype or Zoom.
Carmen’s pedagogical methods are rooted in holistic health as a performer and artist. Incorporating belcanto technique with pranayama, to maximize vocal capacity and artistry. With many musical theatre productions under her belt including, Fame and West Side Story, she has also performed for the NYC Knicks and the Sheikh of Dubai. Carmen has performed as a jazz quartet in the likes of The Ritz Hotel, The Arts Club and the famed Ronnie Scotts. One of Carmen’s great ambitions is; “to have my own music published and to headline Montreux Jazz festival lof course!”
Kyp Paraskeva is a world musician that plays a wide range of multicultural instruments & styles, a singer, composer and professional musician for over 40 years. Born and raised on the London music scene in the early 60’s Kyp soaked up the multi-cultural scene learning many languages on the way and is now currently involved with many diverse musical projects.
Founder of the Indian Classical Music & Arts foundation, Kyp’s passion for Indian culture and music started early in life which led him to study Sitar under his beloved guru and mentor; Pt Debojyoti Gupta considered and acclaimed as one of the finest, most sensitive, brilliant & dynamic Sitar exponent from the Imdadkhani gharana style of playing among his generation today. Kyp performs Sitar regularly in Cyprus for events in support and to raise awareness for Indian classical music. Spiritually motivated with pure intentions and deep commitment to his gharana, Kyp performs with heart and Soul taking you on a Raga Journeys to a divine world full of inspiration and love.
DubwiZe, is a reggae fusion band celebrating the diversity of many musical cultures harmoniously fused together while, still retaining their essential roots. In keeping with the open dynamic feel of the band, up to twenty members are free to come and go, so making every gig a unique experience. The band was founded by Kyp a Dub master having spent half his life in Reggae dancehalls and bands, he gives up his experience in a kaleidoscope of ethnic sounds and a predominant dub reggae feel.
Sabores de Ritmo is a Salsa, Latin jazz and Rumba flamenco band. Kyp plays Guitar and sings with authentic Spanish and feel. Kyp has founded two Latin bands in the past with up to 10 members fronted by singers from Spain and Latin America.