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MUSICIAN Born:

Sanah Kadoura

Electrifying Lebanese-Canadian drummer, Sanah Kadoura has received a Diploma, Bachelors Degree and a Masters Degree in Jazz performance. Sanah has performed and toured the world with masters of the music as well as young up and comers. Sanah has shared the stage with the legendary Kirk Lighstey,(Dexter Gordon, Sonny Stitt, Chet Baker), Philip Harper (Art Blakey), Ed Cherry (Dizzy Gillespie) Mark Whitfield (Herbie Hancock), Joe Locke, Pat Bianchi, Tivon Pennicott, Roy Hargrove, Sullivan Fortner, among many others. Sanah now tours and records with her own band Hawk Eyes.

MUSICIAN Born:

Santiago Bosch

Santiago Bosch is a pianist/keyboardist/composer born and raised in Barquisimeto (Venezuela) in 1987. In 2015, He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music (Bachelor of Music, Performance). In 2017, he graduated Suma Cum Laude (Master of Music, Contemporary Jazz Performance) at the prestigious Berklee Global Jazz Institute. He earned a full tuition scholarship from Berklee College of Music for both programs. He has participated as a sideman and bandleader in a variety of venues and jazz festivals. He has been featured in live performances, master classes and recordings with artists such as Dave Santoro, Jack DeJohnette, Antonio Sanchez, Jacques Schwarz-Bart, Elliot Mason, Dave Liebman, Jim Odgren, Donald Harrison, Darren Barrett, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Hal Crook, Terri Lyne Carrington, Lionel Loueke, Chris Cheek, Esperanza Spalding, John Patitucci, Nir Felder, Oscar Stagnaro, Fernando Huergo, Rick Dimurzio, Tim Miller, Nate Wood, Ari Hoenig, George Garzone, Jeff Ballard, John Lockwood, Fernando Freitez Gassán, among others.

MUSICIAN Born:

Erkan Sonmez

Erkan Sönmez, musician, born in 1989. He is interested with music since he was 14. He is graduated in the department of drum from Modern Music Academy. He is also playing piano, guitar and bass guitar beside his main instrument drum. In his musical journey, which goes through from thrash metal to jazz, he had the chance to play with many bands and musicians in stage and studio both as a musician and as an arranger. Recently, he has been playing with Erdem Sökmen Quartet and also he shares the stage with Levent Yüksel and Grup Vitamin. In this period, in which everybody creates his own music and universe, he is planning to record and produce his instrumental LP which emerges without locking on the corners of genres at the end of 2018, which consist of his own compositions. He took part in big halls like Cemil Topuzlu Theatre, Bostancı Performance Hall, Zorlu PSM, also he participated in many different kind of stages and festivals

ARTICLE: BOOK REVIEWS

Alessandro Bertinetto - Il pensiero dei suoni

Read "Alessandro Bertinetto - Il pensiero dei suoni" reviewed by Neri Pollastri

Il pensiero dei suoni
Alessandro Bertinetto
170 pagine
ISBN: 978-88-6159-658-0
Bruno Mondadori
2012

La filosofia si occupa essenzialmente di ridefinire il significato delle parole, aggiornandolo alla luce della crescita della conoscenza e della diversificazione delle attività umane. E ciò è quanto fa anche la filosofia della musica, sebbene in ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Pablo Held: Music

Read "Music" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

Using the word “music" as an album title can be viewed as a bold and defining statement . . . or a simple word choice. Whether Held wanted to raise some eyebrows here or he was simply choosing an album title doesn't matter . . . but the music does! Held's original works defy easy description. ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Pablo Held: Music

Read "Music" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

German piano prodigy Pablo Held debuted as a leader with Forest of Oblivion (Pirouet Records, 2009), an album of surprising depth, suffused with a romantic European feeling. Subtle and smooth-flowing, it was full of nuance and smoldering interludes that would, at times, burst into roaring percussive flames. Held was only 21 years of age at the ...