Double Bassist | Vocalist | Composer | Nature-Enthusiast
Helen Svoboda is a double-bassist, vocalist, composer and nature-enthusiast. Born of Finnish/Australian heritage, she draws influence from vegetables, flowers and the genres of minimalist neo-classical music to folk and experimental jazz. Following her recent return from Europe, Svoboda was awarded the 2020 Freedman Jazz Fellowship and named 2020/2021 Associate Artist for the Australian Art Orchestra. She has released over ten albums across her own projects, and as a composer her work has been commissioned both locally and internationally. Her touring experience spans Europe, USA and Australia, collaborating with a diverse range of artists including Kristin Berardi (AUS) and Sebastian Gramss (GER).