Thursday, January 5, 2017|10:30 PM - 1:00 AM

The Vitaly Golovnev Quintet

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Vitaly Golovnev

Trumpet

  Trumpeter Vitaly Golovnev was born on February 21. 1976 in Nalchik, Russia into a family of musicians. Throughout 90s, he extensively studied Classical and Jazz music in ...

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Melissa Aldana

Tenor Sax

  Feast of Music: “Aldana doesn't play like a competition winner—she plays like a storyteller”. ABC News: “the young tenor with the breezy, accented voice is a hard-toned, ...

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Simona Premazzi

Piano

SIMONA PREMAZZI    "Her composing style stays modern without ever being airless and swing-deficient, open without getting lost in harmony and sentimentality. And her soloing is special.” [Ben ...

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Marcos Varela

Bass

Marcos Varela began his musical life at the age of 17 playing bass while attending Houston' s High School For the Performing and Visual Arts. He quickly gained ...

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Jay Sawyer

Drums

Born in Grand Rapids, MI, Jay Sawyer has studied jazz drumming with several outstanding and well-respected jazz artists. Among them, the great Billy Hart, Tim Froncek, Keith Hall ...

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