BIO

Yas Khaleghi is a Persian professional musician/singer and composer from Germany working and living in Los Angeles.
 

Specializing in improvisatory styles, her distinct and unique approach to performance and compositions give her an innate edge and an unmistakable identity in the industry.


Her versatility and adaptability within all genres of contemporary music is anchored by the strong foundation of the higher education in music that she attained at the prestigious Artez Conservatory in the Netherlands and the Jazz and Dance department of CSU Northridge.
Specializing in improvisatory styles, her distinct and unique approach to performance and compositions give her an innate edge and an unmistakable identity in the industry.

 

The professionalism she displays in all aspects of her musical career showcases her profound intent to serve her art form entirely. Although her skills and abilities as a vocalist are no less than outstanding, she is primarily driven by the philosophy of music. The ultimate purpose for Yasmin is to utilize music to inspire and encourage others towards positivity and authenticity. Therefore, she leads by example, unafraid to express her own vulnerability and raw emotions within her own music and performances.

Yas has been performing live for over 10 years in various of musical settings including band, theater, dance and acting performances in the US as well as Europe at such renowned venues as the Valley Performing Arts Center, Blue Whale, Kampnagel, Ernst-Deutsch Theater, Birdland, Knust and many more.
She has composed music and recorded vocals for a commercial of the German multinational luxury automobile company BMW and award-winning international advertising agency Jung von Matt.

Yas is part of a great variety of formations and collaborations. Her recent work in the US includes performances and recordings with American neo classical composer Ryan Whyman, singer/songwriter Stevie Redstone, Dawn Red-Sun, Mahesh Balasooriya, Dallas & Doll, amongst many others.

She additionally continues to work on her projects based in her home country. Her pop fusion band FISCHKLUB has recently released their first single and video "Hightech Ghetto" of their upcoming album and will release their next "Apollo 11" end of 2020.
Dream Pop Duo "AROMA"'s features Yas on their hit "I don't wanna be with you" (2019).

 

Other reremakrable projects and collaborations include performances with SARAJANE, German super group B.Seite (of Udo Lindenberg, Clueso, Joy Denalane, Max Mutzke & Johannes Oerding), notorious theater director Franz Wittenbrink's theatre productions "Damenklo" and "Café Amazonien", jazz pianist Dirk Bleese, German multinational luxury automobile company BMW, award-winning international advertising agency Jung von Matt, renowned NDR Bigband, jazz drummer and producer Tobias Held's (of Max Mutzke, Johannes Oerding, Roger Cicero, Sascha) "The Playlist", the cult Ska-Band Loui Vetton, NDR Hamburg SOUNDS 90.3 featuring Flo Mega, Regy Claasen, Johannes Oerding, The Latonious, Caroline Fortenbacher and Rolf Stahlhofen (Söhne Mannheims), famed cabaret artist Ina Müller, Kommando Himmelfahrt's musical theatre production "Hamburg Requiem" with Jan Plevka, Christian von Richthofen, German folk music superstar Helene Fischer at such prestigious venues such as Knust, Birdland, Prinzenbar, Laeiszhalle, Rolf-Liebermann Studio, Kampnagel, Winterhuder Fährhaus, St.Pauli Theater, stage club, Blue Whale, Valley Performing Arts Center, Hotel Cafe, Moroccan Lounge, to name a few.
 

Photo by Irene & VIDEO by Victor Regardin