Melisa Bertossi is a saxophone player and composer. Born in Argentina, she currently resides between Santa Fe, Argentina and Barcelona, Spain. Melisa leads her own band, which just released “Strange Feather”, exploring the fields of contemporary jazz, pseudo-samba, free-jazz, improvised music, and altern ative genres. She is a member of the Big Pocket Orchestra, Mariano Camarasa’s Primordial 6tet, Bertossi / Muñoz Duo (sax and piano), and frequently collaborates with Mosaico Collective among others. Melisa studied at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam (The Netherlands), and moved to
New York City upon graduation. She also lived in Berlin, Boston and South Australia, taking private lessons with the world’s best musicians and teachers. As an intense and rich life experience, she is always exploring, searching and learning music.