Kuwento Mizik

Stories & Music from Around the Globe


About Kuwento Mizik

Classical crossover duo, baritone Jean Bernard Cerin and pianist Veena K. Kulkarni- Rankin fuse classical and world music with storytelling into transformative concert experiences.  With Indian-Filipino-American and Haitian backgrounds, Veena and Jean Bernard synthesize a broad cultural heritage with their western classical training to explore music and stories from all around the globe. Formerly known as Duo 1717, Kuwento Mizik has performed at the Detroit Institute of Art and The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC.  They've curated programs for the Casement Fund and engaged audiences of all ages throughout the Midwest.


Clips from our upcoming album, Lua Nova. Support our Kickstarter here



For bookings in the Midwestern United States please contact
Great Lakes Performing Artist Associates
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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