Elva,a Chinese Jazz singer,was born in TaiYuan(a city of Western China)and Learned the piano at age 6, 10-year-old switched to the guitar.After that,she was admitted to the local music school (in TaiYuan) studying composition.
She was trying to play Jazz at her 15's old for some live show,and played the theme song for the TV program recording.
After graduation,Elva starts to making her singing tour in Shenzhen, Chengdu( Southern China) mostly, her song is cover tracks at that time.
After the tour,she was back to her hometown,and being the singer and guitarist in a Double Band which was blues, country-style.
She has played with many outstanding musicians in BeiJing since 2006,and set up some famous bands: "Hotline-1618 Jazz","Frank Segen","Elva&Trio Bang","Elva&Lemon Trio"...
In 2011, her album was released named "how long has this been going on"(Issued revised from her band album released in 2009)
Strong that thick yet gentle voice, Her interpretation of a variety of styles for songs are unique.
筱慧，中国知名爵士歌手。出生于山西省太原市。6岁时学习钢琴，10岁改学吉他。后考入当地音乐学校学习作曲。15岁时开始尝试爵士风格，登台演唱，并为电视节目录制主题曲。毕业后独自南下，与多支乐队在深圳、成都等地巡回演出，曲目多为翻唱。后返回故乡，在以布鲁斯、乡村风格为主的双人乐队中担任歌手和吉他手。2006年来京至今，与国内外众多优秀音乐家合作演出，先后组建Hotline-1618爵士乐队、Frank Segen四重奏、筱慧与三重奏大爆炸（Elva&Trio Bang）以及筱慧与柠檬三重奏(Elva&Lemon Trio)。于2011年发行专辑《how long has this been going on》（09年的乐队同名专辑Frank Segen，重新改版发行）。嗓音酽厚而不失温润，对多种风格的演绎均有独到之处。