About Mellow Motif
Mellow Motif's major international appearances include ones at Singapore International Jazz Festival (2013) Thailand's Hua-Hin International Jazz Festival (2009, 2013), Singapore's CHIJazz Festival (2009), Singapore's KinestAsia by Timbre (2010), Malaysia's Miri International Jazz Festival (2010), Indonesia's Asean Jazz Festival (2010, 2011, 2012), the Jakarta's International Java Jazz Festival (2013), and China's Nanjing International Jazz and World Music Festival (2011). Mellow Motif has participated in many large-scale music festivals within the country such as Emporium Music Rendezvous by The Emporium (2010, 2011), Indy in Pai (2010), Fat Festival by 104.5 Fat Radio (2009), Melody of Life (2009), La Fete de la Musique by Alliance Francais (2009), Singha Summer Groove - in conjunction with Pattaya International Music Festival (2009), and more. The band makes regular appearances at reputable jazz venues in Bangkok such as Saxophone Pub, Brown Sugar Jazz Pub, Jazz Happens Bar, Mello Yello Jazz & More, etc.
โอ่ง Natasha (Oong) Patamapongs | vocalist/manager
Natasha, lovingly known as ‘Oong’ in Thailand, was first introduced to Thai audience in 2009 by Warner Music Group. Over the course of 4 years as an active performing and recording artist, Natasha has created a name for herself as Thailand’s one-and-only jazz vocalist in the market who has an international reputation and following. She is known for her crystal clear voice and is admired for her sense of rhythm and phrasing in Brazilian music.
Natasha has made appearances at many major music festivals throughout Asia such as the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival (Indonesia), Thailand's Hua-Hin International Jazz Festival (2009), Singapore's CHIJazz Festival (2009), Malaysia's Miri International Jazz Festival (2010), Hong Kong’s Peel Jazz Festival (2011), Indonesia's Asean Jazz Festival (2010-2011), and China's Nanjing International Jazz and World Music Festival (2011), just to name a few. As a soloist, she has worked with some of the best musicians in the region such as Dr. Denny Euprasert, Lewis Pragasam, Koh Mr. Saxman, Dwiki Dharmawan, Haruya Kibata, Valtinho Anastacio, Michael Veerapen, and many more, including Jazz and Brazilian music legends such as Bob James and Roberto Menescal. She has performed extensively at jazz club circuits and major music festivals in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, and Indonesia.