Fall 2011

Sofia ToselloSOFIA TOSELLO (ARGENTINA)


Sofia Tosello is a remarkable vocalist from Cordoba, Argentina. From a home environment in which she heard a mix of musical styles, including Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Roberto Goyeneche, Mercedes Sosa, Luther Vandross, and Claude Debussy, Sofia began a quest to perform the big band music loved, especially the work of Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald…

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prasannaPRASANNA


Hailed by critics and fans around the world as one of the world’s most innovative guitarists and composers today, Prasanna truly exemplifies the notion of a global musician. From being a pioneer in performing the ancient art of traditional Indian Classical Carnatic music on the guitar to being a cutting edge guitarist and composer that blends Jazz, Rock, Classical, Blues, Reggae and everything else he feeds on into a unique signature sound…

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Juancho Herrera (Venezuela)JUANCHO HERRERA (VENEZUELA)


Juancho Herrera started his musical journey with the influence of the Venezuelan music tradition. In 1990 he enrolled at Ars Nova School of Music in Caracas, Venezuela. Juancho has worked as a guitarist and vocalist for several bands while living in Venezuela including: Solazul…

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Victor Gould

VICTOR GOULD (USA)


Victor Gould, piano, grew up in Los Angeles, California and began playing piano at the age of four. While attending the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, he augmented his studies at the Berklee Five-Week Summer Performance Program, and was selected for the Brubeck Summer Institute Program. Gould recently completed his undergraduate degree at Berklee College of Music…

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Andres RotmistrovskyANDRES ROTMISTROVSKY (ARGENTINA)


Andres Rotmistrovsky is a virtuoso bassplayer. Renowned for his creative originality and an innovative way of approaching music through the bass.Andres Rotmistrovsky is a New York City based bassist, producer, composer and arranger.Has played and/or recorded with some of the most important artists such as Joan Baez, Sertab Erener, Paquito D’ Rivera, Eva Ayllon, Leon Gieco, Marta Gomez, Eva Cortes and Gregorio Uribe Big Band…

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Ferenc Nemeth

FERENC NEMETH (HUNGARY)


Ferenc Nemeth was born in Keszthely (Hungary), grow up in Zalacsany (small village of a 1000 people) and started to play the drums when he was three years old. His mother a school teacher, his father a businessman and amateur drummer, who gave him his first drum lessons. At age fourteen he started to play in a top40 band and moved out of the family house to study classical percussion…

 

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Lara Bello (Spain)

 LARA BELLO (SPAIN)


Singer-songwriter Lara Bello has a voice and musical personality that enables her to move effortlessly between cultures. From Granada (Spain) and currently based in New York, Bello began her education in music as a singer and violinist at the Conservatory Angel Barrios in Granada…

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Jane Getter (USA)JANE GETTER (USA)


Jane Getter is one of the most exciting and innovative guitarist/composers on the scene today. Early in her career she toured with legendary organist Jack McDuff, which provided invaluable training ground as did stints with Joe Lovano, Richie Beirach, Kenny Barron, Jack Wilkins, and many others…

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Carmen Staaf (USA)

CARMEN STAAF (USA)


Winner of the 2009 Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Pianist Competition, Carmen Staaf has performed throughout the United States and at the Festa do Jazz do Teatro Sao Luiz in Lisbon, Portugal, the Panama Jazz Festival, the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland and the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Netherlands, and at the Concurso de Jovenes Jazzistas (Young Jazz Musicians Contest) in Havana, Cuba…

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Derek Nievergelt (USA)

DEREK NIEVERGELT (USA)


Derek Nievergelt is a well renowned touring and session bass player who has worked with the likes of Coldplay, Diana Krall, Herbie Hancock, Cassandra Wilson, Diane Reeves, Fred Wesley, Keb’ Mo, Clark Terry, and Terrence Blanchard. He has studied under jazz luminaries Ron Carter and Ray Brown and attended the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz at the New England Conservatory…

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Dafnis Prieto (Cuba)

DAFNIS PRIETO (CUBA)


Dafnis Prieto is easily the most impressive young drummer to come on the jazz scene during the past decade. Possessing awesome virtuosity and astonishing versatility, Prieto has made important contributions to the music of a broad range of leaders… His compositions are elaborate composites melding Afro-Cuban rhythms and modern jazz harmonies into music that is ecstatic and intelligent…

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S.Karthick

 DR. S. KARTHICK (INDIA)


One of the most recognizable ghatam artists in the world today, Karthick has earned an international reputation for his path-breaking work in Carnatic music and in Crossover music. He studied for many years with the legendary ‘Vikku’ Vinayakram. Karthick has performed and recorded with every major Carnatic artist, done sessions work with film composers like A.R. Rahman, Harris Jayaraj and others, and done numerous collaborative projects with French Pianist Ariane Gray Hubert and others…

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