Alex Pertout (The Lion King, Alex & Nilusha, Australian Art Orchestra)
"Impressive" Beat Magazine
"Erica plays some of the best jazz flute I've ever heard" The Emerald Ruby
Erica Tucceri is an improvising flutist, composer and producer who sits at the cutting edge of Melbourne’s music scene. Best known to audiences for bringing the flute to the front withBilly Davis, WVR BVBY and Z*F*E*X, her vibrant performances are fast gaining Erica a reputation as Australia's go-to flutist.
She had a break out year in 2018, bursting to national attention on JJJ’s Like a Version, soloing alongside US Grammy nominated rapper, Goldlink. Rounding out the year, she featured on two of the hottest debut vinyl releases of 2018 (WVR BVBY and Z*F*E*X), which turned heads internationally, receiving praise from the likes of Gilles Peterson and Motor City Drum Ensemble.
A multi-award winning musician, Erica integrates concert flute, piccolo, alto flute, bass flute and electronics into her performances. Some of her festival credits include performances at Golden Plains, the Ubud Village Jazz Festival (Indonesia), and the Melbourne International Jazz Festival. She is an alumni ofthe Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music, curated by Grammy-nominated artist Vijay Iyer, and a graduate of both the Jazz and Classical Bachelor Degrees at the Victorian College of the Arts.
Erica is currently in post-production for her first solo release in over four years, due out in 2020.