What You Want

Musical composition

Scholtes, Mark and Berardi, Kristin. 2022. What You Want. International.

What You Want

Type of WorkMusical composition
Creator/ContributorScholtes, Mark (Composer) and Berardi, Kristin (Performer)
Place of PublicationInternational
Description of Work

'What You Want' is an original song by Mark Sholtez, recorded as part of vocalist Kristin Berardi’s new release, The Light and the Dark.

The album brings to light the beauty and injustices that occur in life. Expect honesty, raw emotion, and dynamic performances from modern jazz luminaries including trumpeter Ingrid Jensen, pianist Miro Sprague, double bassist Marty Jaffe, and drummer Jerome Jennings. Guest appearances include saxophonist Troy Roberts and bassist Sam Anning, who also produced the session.

About Kristen Beradi
Kristin Berardi is a creative musician, composer and educator and is passionate about sharing music. Originally from Qld Australia, she now resides in Switzerland where she teaches at HSLU, in Luzern. Her accolades include: • recipient of The Churchill Fellowship 2020 • winning the Montreux Jazz Festival's International Jazz Vocal Competition in 2006 • winning the National Freedman Fellowship (one recipiant for jazz and classical per year. Berardi is the only vocalist to have recieved one for Jazz) • winner of National Jazz Award, Voice, 2012 • winner of National Bell Award for The Best Jazz Vocal album, 2010, 2013, 2016 • nominated for an ARIA 2013

ANZSRC Field of Research 2020360304. Music performance
360302. Music composition and improvisation
360305. Music technology and recording
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Byline AffiliationsSchool of Creative Arts
Independent Artist, Australia
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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