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Jazzonline presents here the best  of Greek Jazz Piano, since the apparition of the jazz scene in the country.

01 February 2018

Avishai Cohen Interview

Avishai Cohen appears as the godfather of Israeli jazz. This small country has produced amazing jazz musicians lately  (Shai Maestro. Omer Klein, Eli Degibri, Omer Avital, the 3 Cohen, Gilad Hekselman ...). Cohen has been cited as "undoubtedly the most successful" of Israel's jazz exports by The Jerusalem Post, a "jazz visionary of global proportions" by Down Beat, one of the 100 Most Influential Bass Players of the 20th Century by Bass Player magazine, and "a great composer" and "a genius musician" by Chick Corea himself. He accept to answer few questions before is performance in Athens.

26 January 2018

Jesse Davis Quartet

Jesse Davis is a former student of Ellis Marsalis at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and one the most respected musicians from New Orleans. In addition to leading his own group, Davis has performed with such stellar jazz musicians as Jack McDuf, Major Holley, Cecil Payne, Illinois Jacquet, Chico Hamilton, Junior Mance, Kenny Barron, Cedar Walton, Nicholas Payton, and Roy Hargrove. Jesse plays the alto with an excellent technique and a natural feeling for the blues.

Jazz improvisation workshop with Haris Ioannou on January 23, 2018 at 18:00 - FREE ENTRANCE - PHILIPPOS NAKAS CONCERT HALL IPPOKRATOUS 41 ATHENS, TEL .: 210 3634000 .

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08 January 2018

Phil Gates Interview

Phil Gates style is reminiscent of early Buddy Guy mixed with a special blend of flavors from Jazz, Fusion, and the Chicago, Delta, and Mississippi Blues styles. He gave a short interview to Jazzonline before his performance at Half Note on January 19, 2018.

28 December 2017

Tony Lakatos

One of Germany’s best-known international saxophone players and  a leading figure worldwide

Berklee events: Matthew Nicholl | orchestration seminars and jam session on December 19 & 20, 2017 at  PHILIPPOS NAKAS CONSERVATORY, 41 IPPOKRATOUS STR., ATHENS, TEL.: 210 3634000 -

Improvisation and tone quality Workshop with Orfeas Wärdig –Tsoukalas, D'Addario on December 18, 2017 at 18:30 at PHILIPPOS NAKAS CONSERVATORY, 41 IPPOKRATOUS STR., ATHENS, TEL.: 210 3634000 - - entrance free -

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