Born in 1989 in Chisinau, Moldova, Natalia Contova (stage name “Mizanna”) started her musical career as a lead vocalist at the age of 15, performing live with Gospel bands. At the age of 18, she moved to the USA where she continued her musical studies and recorded 2 singles“Tonight” and “Broken” in cooperation with BRIKSA Production. She also performed live as a lead singer with the Jazz Big Band based in California.
Natalia later moved to Ukraine, Kiev, where she graduated as a Jazz Singer from the Jazz Conservatory and followed her graduation with a music tour of 25 concerts. During her studies she became a vocal coach for students of a variety of ages, helping them to discover and develop their vocal talents. She prepared her students for vocal exams, auditions at music studios and solo performances on the big stage.
Natalia moved to Dubai in 2012 where she performed as a solo artist, in acoustic duos and trios, and as the lead vocalist with Pop and Jazz Bands. She has performed for a variety of TV shows and media events and at a multitude of venues including Atlantis on The Palm, Ritz Carlton hotels, Armani Hotel Dubai, Emirates Towers Dubai, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, JW Marriott Marquis and The World Trade Centre Mall Abu Dhabi to mention just a few.
Along with her performance career, Natalia continues to enjoy teaching students of all ages and abilities, preparing them for the performance opportunities and examinations.