Ywenna Carollin is a highly accomplished and versatile musician, undertaking the roles of a jazz pianist as well as a soulful singer. Born in Indonesia and grew up in Malaysia, Ywanna has performed at many jazz venues in Malaysia and Indonesia. She can often be seen on the stages of jazz festivals, private event launches, awards and weddings celebrations.
Ywenna is multilingual singer and displays a natural flair in many music genres. In October 2009, she released the debut album “The Naked Soul” with her band Tokyo Blue – her own jazz instrumental band in which she was involved in the production as a composer, arranger and pianist. Ywenna has been touring with the group ever since in Southeast Asia, China, Korea, Nepal, Australia and Africa.
Notably, Ywenna performed in front of Malaysia’s Dato Sri Datuk Najib and has worked with many established artistes to date. They include various Malaysian local artists such as Hunny Madu, Suﬁah Noor (Top 12 Finalist of Malaysian Idol), Joanna Bessey Dina (Malaysian Idol Runner Up).