" My music is free, no frontiers, no stamp. I like to see myself as an inspired painter And a dreamer of rythm, melody, harmony and different styles Composing quite slowly within the blending of glowing colours of my musical painting In the hearty connection to African, Afro-Brazilian, Afro-American and Afro-Caribbean music. "
Yta Moreno performs with different formations: From solo to trio and quintet up to a eight piece band. His voice functions as the main instrument in these groups. Yta is engaged in a varity of ensembles of different styles as an instrumentalist (Afro, Rock, Reggae, Jazz-chanson, Caribe).
"Yta has a way of singing that is very personal, with feeling and profundity"
- Artur Laranjeiras, Journalist, producer,
"His vocals trickle as a Veltliner; they are sensual,
pleasing, and winsome"
- M. Horak, Jazzzeit