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Lilli Elina is a London-based multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer, best known for her work as a pianist and percussionist on the London

Latin scene. 

Photo by Deborah Jaffe

She is the lead singer, co-writer, and bassist of the Afro-Latin electronic band Penya, and has recently worked as a vocalist for Penya’s sister project with producer Magnus PI.


Lilli performs regularly with Latin and Latin fusion bands such as Barrio6 and Diaspora, and is the musical director of Guerrera, the UK’s only all-female salsa band. 


Notable venues Lilli has played at include Barbican Centre, The Jazz Cafe, Ronnie Scott’s, Royal Festival Hall, Islington Town Hall, Hideaway Jazz Cafe, Rich Mix, as well as festivals such as Wilderness Festival, Brainchild Festival, and Big Love Festival.

Listen to Penya here.

You can get in touch with me here.

Lilli Elina             pianist, percussionist, bassist, vocalist.             lillielina@gmail.com             +44-7957-483251