The Jigsaw Trio is led by pianist Urszula Szczepanek , who in 2010 won LCM Jazz Award UK. The band members include music award winners with the talented Hugh Richardson playing on electric bass and Jerry Sadowski, anunstoppable drummer with fantastic musical innovation.
Lars Fiil Quartet´s musical fulcrum lies in original compositions inspired by the "Nordic Sound" and the more aggressive, experimental expression of modern jazz. Drawing from inspirations such as Kurt Rosenwinkel, John Coltrane, Esbjoern Svensson Trio and Chris Potter, the band creates a unique and personal expression in today’s progressive, acoustic jazz.
Zezz Kwartet polish jazz band created in 2006 in Poznan in Poland. Musicians from Zezz Kwartet played erlier also in Cadillac 58 jazz band. Maciej Flaczynski and Pawel Rogoza are compositors of this project.
Édouard Ferlet (b. in 1971) is a famous pianist of the French jazz scene. He began playing piano at the age of 7 and studied classical music at l’École Normale de Musique de Paris, and later on at the Conservatoire regional.
Along Came Betty is a jazz quintet from Monterey, California. They formed in 1998 and have opened their hometown Monterey Jazz Festival three times. On their first two albums, the lineup consisted of Biff Smith on piano, Patrick Tregenza on drums, Pete Lips on bass, Stu Reynolds on saxophone and Brian Stock on trumpet. Paul Tarantino replaced Stu Reynolds on saxophone in 2006.
a saxophone player with thick, straight, and warm tone.
plays tenor mainly,
and also plays alto, soprano, and flute.
plays jazz, bossa nova, cuban latin, funk, pops, and rock. he was born in Wakayama, Japan in 1978
The Mark Sullivan Trio has been active since 1995, when they recorded a track for the CD compilation An Internet Jazz Sampler (an early collaborative worldwide effort by artists who met via the Internet). The band’s live repertoire includes a mix of jazz standards, seldom-heard modern jazz tunes, and Mark Sullivan’s originals.
A former Los Angeles resident, Isaiah Stewart has been drumming professionally since the age of 9. By age 20, he was performing in many of the same L.A. and Hollywood jazz clubs as Kenny G, Richard Elliot, Freddie Hubbard, Tom Browne and Jeff Lorber.