Pianist, Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer & Educator
Camilla Vaitaitis is an award winning pianist, vocalist, guitarist, arranger and composer based in Denver, CO. She graduated from the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver in 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Jazz Studies & Commercial Music and received a Master's degree in Jazz Composition also from Lamont in 2020.
She plays regularly in several different groups, including her indie rock bands Specific Ocean and Barbara and her original jazz project, the Camilla Vaitaitis Quartet. Camilla dedicates time not only to performing and accompanying throughout Denver, but also to composing and arranging pieces for a variety of groups, including vocal jazz ensembles, big bands, rock bands, and more. In addition to actively performing around Denver, Camilla maintains a a busy schedule teaching piano, guitar, composition, and arranging to students ranging in age from 4-adult.
Camilla has been busy recording a variety of different projects in the last year. Specific Ocean released two new singles in September 2022, and Barbara's debut album Escape Artist came out on September 16, 2022. Specific Ocean is in the process of recording their debut full-length album, anticipated to be released in late 2023.