Marie Sontag, Singer and Musician in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
The love of music has always been present, and from the age of 15, I joined my first rock band as a keyboardist.
In 2003, I joined a group of Latin-pop rock musicians on vocals and keyboard. Our repertoire offered covers and original compositions with Latin sounds.
From 2006 to 2010, I joined a gypsy jazz trio with two guitarists friends on the double bass. The “Marita Song” trio was born with pop folk-jazz influences, where I established myself as a singer and bassist.
In 2013, once settled in Abu Dhabi, I created the indie pop-rock band "Art' Trotteurs", then the jazz duo "The JazzPandazz", and more recently the rock duo "The Lory'z Orchestra".
What makes this duo so special is that the two
musicians make the music sound as if it were a
Composition of the duo: Loïc, man orchestra
playing the drums, guitar, harmonica and singing,
and Marie playing keyboard, bass and singing.
Repertoire: The Lory'z Orchestra finds its influence in country, folk, pop rock and rock music.
Musical universe: Immerse yourself in an
energetic musical ambiance listening to vintage
popular songs in english and french from the 70's and 80's!
Shows: The Club Abu Dhabi, Alliance française Abu Dhabi
The Lory'z Orchestra
Marie Sontag, French singer
Among the various musical universes that she draws, Marie aims at sharing with the audience the songs known through all the generations!
Bio: Marie Sontag is a French artist in UAE. With a deep low voice she sings some of the most famous French and international songs known by the audience.
Repertoire: Marie sings the french songs' and Jazz Standards essentials, and the jewels of Bossa Nova.
Musical universe: lounge, jazz, pop rock, classics… Marie evolves in different ambiances trough the evening for the satisfaction of all music lovers.
Last performances: The Club Abu Dhabi, Le Fouquet's Abu Dhabi and le Bistro Le Beaujolais
The JazzPandazz - Jazz band
Singing and playing as a duo requires alchemy between the artists. This connection makes it possible to share memorable moments with the audience and involves intense emotions.
Composition of the group: The JazzPandazz is a jazz duo consisting of a French singer and a French guitarist-pianist. The duo was created in January 2021 in Abu Dhabi.
Repertoire: Drawing its roots from Classical Jazz, Bossa Nova, and Swing, The JazzPandazz revisits the great classics in a contemporary style.
Musical universe: We play on the intimacy of Brazilian melodies and the festive rhythms of gypsy songs. Latin music and its melodic gems transport the public to a radiant and sunny atmosphere!
Shows: Novotel Dubai and Alliance Française Abu Dhabi
Art'Trotteurs - Rock band
Our band offers a supercharged show! A moment of euphoria where the public sings in unison in a festive atmosphere.
Composition of the band: Art'Trotteurs consists of 4 musicians (1 guitarist, 1 drummer, 1 singer, and a pianist / bassist). The band emerged in 2017 in Abu Dhabi.
Repertoire: Art'Trotteurs finds its influence in rock, classical, lyrical, and indie/pop/folk music. We sing in French and other languages!
Musical universe: The band brings together 4 musicians of different origins and horizons. Each was inspired in their own way by their various travels and experiences. Diversity is what gives this band its originality, its pep, and its flavor!
Shows: Radisson Blue hotel, Fairmount Hotel, PJ O'Reilly's, Abu Dhabi Golf Club
Are you looking for a rock band or jazz band in residence or a special event?
I perform as a duo or in a band, and we travel across the United Arab Emirates:
For a gala or a VIP evening
In Hotels, Pubs & Restaurants
Within institutions or organizations
For private parties
Composition and original music
Singer-songwriter, I composed "Les Élans du Coeur" for a French association.
My band played this song to support a pandemic relief plan and offer a message of hope and support.
The song's title eventually became the emblem and the name of the association.