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Remembering Turkish pianist and trombonist Elvan Araci

Read "Remembering Turkish pianist and trombonist Elvan Araci" reviewed by Francesco Martinelli


As far as I can see only Turkish media published news about the loss of Turkish pianist and trombonist Elvan Aracı, 66, in Stockholm. From 1977 to 1999 Aracı lived in Sweden where he notably collaborated with Muvaffak `Maffy` Falay, Okay Temiz and Bernt Rosengren, notably in Maffy Falay's sextet with Rosengren, Åke Johansson on piano, Lars Lundström on bass and Sangoma Everett on drums, documented on a live video from the Stockholm Jazz Festival and in the We 6 ...


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