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Natalia 'Saw Lady' Paruz

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Natalia Paruz is reviving the art of playing the musical saw. She has performed with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Zubin Mehta, the Westchester Philharmonic Orchestra, the Royal Air Moroccan Symphony Orchestra, and at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall with PDQ Bach composer Peter Schickele and with the Little Orchestra Society. Television appearances include "Good Day New York," "Good Morning America," "Andy Milonakis Show" (MTV), "Behind the Music" (VH1), and "Tool Box" (History Channel). Radio performances include NPR's "A Prairie Home Companion" and NYC radio station WBAI. Natalia received citations of honor from the New York City Council, and the New York State Senate and a medal of honor from Paris, France. She was chosen by Time Out New York, The Village Voice, New York Press, and New York Resident for their Best of New York lists. Natalia has recorded on Capitol Records, Universal Records and Atlantic Records.


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