SADAO WATANABE GROUP, AC HALL, MARCH 1, 2015

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SADAO WATANABE

LIVE IN CONCERT

MARCH 1, 2015

AC HALL, HK BAPTIST UNIVERSITY,

Supporting Act: 4:00PM
Hendrik Meurkens Samba Jazz East


Hendrik Meurkens – Harmonica
Angelita Li – Vocals
Joao Marcos Mascarenhas – Piano/Keyboards
Scott Dodd – Bass
Adriano Santos – Drums

Sadao Watanabe Group 5:30PM


Sadao Watanabe 渡邊貞夫 – Sax
Akira Onozuka 小野塚晃 – Piano, Keys
Takashi Yofu 養父貴 – Guitar
Kiichiro Komobuchi 菰淵樹一郎 – Bass
Masaharu Ishikawa 石川雅舂 – Drums
N’diasse Niang – Percussions

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Larry Carlton & Steve Lukather @ AC Hall, February 5, 2015

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LARRY CARLTON AND STEVE LUKATHER

LIVE IN CONCERT

FEBRUARY 5, 2015

AT AC HALL, HK BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

ALSO FEATURING

KEITH CARLOCK (DRUMS)

JEFF BABKO – KEYBOARDS

TRAVIS CARLTON – BASS

 

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LARRY CARLTON AND STEVE LUKATHER, LIVE IN PARIS

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Wolfgang Muthspiel Trio @ Shouson Theatre, Arts Centre, January 22, 2015

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WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL in concert

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JANUARY 22, 2015

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ARTS CENTRE, SHOUSON THEATRE, HARBOUR ROAD, WANCHAI

featuring

WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL – guitars

LARRY GRENADIER – bass

JEFF BALLARD – drums

 

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WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL BIO

Wolfgang Muthspiel (born 2 March 1965 in Judenburg, Styria) is an Austrian jazz guitarist and composer. He is the brother of the trombonist and pianist Christian Muthspiel.

He started playing the violin at six and began study of the guitar as a teenager. After studying classical and jazz guitar in Graz, he completed his studies at the New England Conservatory and the Berklee College of Music. His high reputation, even in young years, made him the replacement of Pat Metheny in Gary Burton‘s band.

In subsequent years Muthspiel played with many notable jazz musicians, including Maria Joao, Dave Liebman, Peter Erskine, Paul Motian, Bob Berg, Gary Peacock, Don Alias, Gary Burton, Mick Goodrick, Larry Grenadier and John Patitucci. Later a collaboration with famous Norwegian jazz singer Rebekka Bakken followed.

In 2002 Muthspiel returned to Vienna, founding his record label Material Records, which focuses on publishing own records as well as those of young aspiring musicians.

Besides his own band, the Wolfgang Muthspiel 4tet, he is collaborating with Brian Blade in the project “Friendly Travelers” and with Ralph Towner and Slava Grigoryan in a new Guitar Trio named MGT.

In 2003 he won the European Jazz Prize

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WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL – SOMETHING TO REMEMBER YOU BY

WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL – ROUND MIDNIGHT

WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL & BRIAN BLADE – GNADEN WALD

 

PHOTOS

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Alessandro Galati Trio @ Y Theatre, December 2, 2014

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ALESSANDRO GALATI TRIO in concert

AN EVENING OF ROMANTIC JAZZ

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DECEMBER 2, 2014

AT

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE, 238 CHAI WAN ROAD, CHAI WAN

(MTR EXIT A)

featuring

ALESSANDRO GALATI – piano

GABRIELE EVANGELISTA – bass

STEFANO TAMBORRINO – drums

 

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ALESSANDRO GALATI BIO

Born in Florence, Italy, in 1966, pianist Alessandro Galati has studied both classical and jazz, under the guiding eye of renowned artist Bruno Tommaso. After playing at numerous clubs and festivals in both Europe and the U.S., Galati began issuing albums on a regular basis, including 1995’s Traction Avant, 1997’s Jason Salad, and 1999’s Europhilia (the latter of which was commissioned by the town council of Sesto Fiorentino, and dedicated to the European United Nations). Since 1988, Galati has been teaching both piano and jazz combo arrangement at the Accademia Musicale di Firenze and the Centro Attivita’ Musicali. In addition to his own recordings, Galati has collaborated with numerous other artists, including Steve Lacy, Kenny Wheeler, Lee Konitz, and Bob Sheppard.

VIDEO

ALESSANDRO GALATI – SEALS

ALESSANDRO GALATI – MARY PRAYER

ALESSANDRO GALATI TRIO – CHEROKEE

 

HONG KONG CONCERT PICTURES

 

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Eddie Gomez Quartet @ Y-Theatre, Chai Wan, October 24, 2014

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OCTOBER JAZZ AT THE Y-THEATRE

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE

238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

(Chai Wan MTR exit A)

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EDDIE GOMEZ QUARTET

Eddie Gomez – bass; Billy Drummond – drums; Teriver Cheung – guitar; Li Xiaochuan – trumpet

EDDIE GOMEZ

 

Jazz bassist Eddie Gomez,was born October 4, 1944 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He grew up in New York and played in the Newport Festival Youth Band from 1959 to 1961, and was later educated at Juilliard.

His impressive resumé includes performances with jazz giants such as Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Evans, Gerry Mulligan, Benny Goodman, Buck Clayton, Marian McPartland, Paul Bley, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Steve Gadd, Tony Williams, Chick Corea and Carli Muñoz. Time Magazine lauded: “Eddie Gómez has the world on his strings”. Eddie Gómez would spend a total of eleven years with Bill Evans Trio which included performances throughout the United States, Europe, and the Orient, as well as dozens of recordings. Two of the Trio’s recordings won Grammy awards.

In addition to working as a studio musician for many famous jazz musicians, he has recorded as a leader for Columbia Records, Projazz and Stretch. Most of his recent recordings as a leader are co-led by jazz pianist Mark Kramer.

Eddie Gomez will be supported at this concert by Hong Kong born guitarist Teriver Cheung, who is making a name for himself on stages around the world including USA, UK, Poland, Singapore, China, Japan, Taiwan, Mexico to name but just a few countries. Currently based in New York, Teriver has played with many world renowned musicians including Eddie Gomez, Bernard Wright, George Garzone, Billy Drummond and Taylor Eigsti.

Teriver received his Bachelors of Jazz Studies at the University of North Texas with a scholarship.

Eddie Gomez with Steve Gadd

 VIDEO

EDDIE GOMEZ TRIO – ALL BLUES

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Alex Sipiagin Quintet @ Y-Theatre, Chai Wan, October 23, 2014

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OCTOBER JAZZ AT THE Y-THEATRE

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE

238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

(Chai Wan MTR exit A)

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ALEX SIPIAGIN QUINTET

Alex Sipiagin – trumpet; Misha Tsiganov – piano; Boris Kozlov – bass; Sasha Massin – drums; Hiske Oosterwijk – vocals

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Alex moved from Russia to the U.S. in 1991 and began his trumpeting career shortly thereafter. His first gigs in the U.S. were with the Gil Evans Band and George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band. He has played with Dave Holland, Mingus Big Band, Michael Brecker, Mulgrew Miller and many others. Alex has recorded fourteen albums as a leader, mainly for the Criss Cross Jazz label. He is married to singer Monday Michiru and frequently plays with her band.
Alex is a founding member of the collective Opus 5, along with Seamus Blake, David Kikoski, Boris Kozlov and Donald Edwards. Many of the recordings he has been involved in, has won Grammys. He has also performed with Eric Clapton, Dr. John, Aaron Neville and Elvis Costello, Michael Franks, Dave Sanborn and many more.

VIDEO

Alex Sipiagin at Esse Jazz

ALEX SIPIAGIN – SUFFERING OF THE CITY

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Masters of Bass, October 16, 2014, Y-Theatre

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OCTOBER JAZZ AT THE Y-THEATRE

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE

238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

(Chai Wan MTR exit A)

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OCTOBER 16, 2014 (Thursday)

MASTERS OF BASS

Gary Willis – bass; Christian Galvez – bass; Dominique Di Piazza – bass; Yohann Schmidt – drums

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THE MASTERS OF BASS

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Dominic Miller in concert, October 7, 2014 at Y-Theatre, Chai Wan

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OCTOBER JAZZ AT THE Y-THEATRE

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE

238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

(Chai Wan MTR exit A)

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THE DOMINIC MILLER BAND

Dominic Miller – guitars; Jason Rebello – piano; Nicholas Fiszman – bass; Rhani Krija – percussion

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DOMINIC MILLER – SHAPE OF MY HEART

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Kotaro Oshio and Jake Shimabukuro, Sept 30, Oct 1, 2014 AC Hall

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THE STRINGS MASTER SERIES

 

SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 (Tuesday)  –  KOTARO OSHIO (with special guest Jake Shimabukuro)

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OCTOBER 1, 2014 (Wednesday) – JAKE SHIMABUKURO (with special guest Kotaro Oshio)

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AC HALL, HK BAPTIST UNIVERSITY, KOWLOON TONG, HONG KONG

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KOTARO OSHIO – WINGS, YOU ARE THE HERO

JAKE SHIMABUKURO – BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY

 

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Hiromi : The Trio Project . Sept 16, 2014 Y-Theatre, Chai Wan, HK

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HIROMI : The Trio Project

Hiromi Uehara (piano)

Simon Phillips (drums)

Anthony Jackson (contrabass)

YOUTH SQUARE Y-THEATRE

238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

(Chai Wan MTR Exit A)

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HIROMI: THE TRIO PROJECT – MOVE

be prepared to be overwhelmed!!!

 Co-presented with PUFFIN ENTERTAINMENT

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