Thu 19 Oct. 2017 h 10:00 PM

Massimo Faraò Trio – JazzFestival


Massimo Faraò "The blackest of Italian pianists" at Gregory's Jazz Club leading his trio with Davide Palladin on guitar and Nicola Carbon on doublebass.

Masimo Faraò was born May 16th, 1965, in Genoa. He studied piano with Maestro Flavio Crivelli and began his career collaborating with musicians from the Genoa Area, especially with the bassist Piero Leveratto. In 1993 he was invited for the first time in the USA. He plays with Red Holloway and Albert "Tootie" Heath on a tour on the West Coast. In the same year he founded "We love Jazz" Workshop, now become one of the biggest events in Europe for jazz teaching. In 1994 he was hired by "Monad Records" in New York and back in the United States as pianoplayer and music director of Shawnn Monteiro's band, with Keter Betts and Bobby Durham. He has played in several european tours with the Nat Adderley Quintet, composed by Antonio Hart, Walter Booker and Jimmy Cobb. In 2001 he joined the Archie Shepp's "Just in Time" Quartet with Wayne Dockery and Bobby Durham. Since 2001 he is the artistic director for the jazz division of AZZURRA MUSIC label. In 2003 he played at "Jazz Piano Festival" in Lucerne. In November 2004 he played in Japan, where his albums have become bestsellers. He played in Italy, France, Germany, Corsica, Switzerland, Hungary, Austria, USA, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Dubai, Luxembourg, Spain, Japan, Yugoslavia, Canada.

  • Massimo Faraò - Piano
  • Davide Palladin - Guitar
  • Nicola Carbon - Doublebass
Dinner - by the menu - from 7.30 pm
Live Jazz starts at 10 pm
€ 25,00 including first drink, for live jazz only
Via Gregoriana 54/a - Rome
+39 06 6796386 
+39 327 8263770
booking@gregorysjazz.com
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