Results for "Francesco Crosara"
FRANCESCO CROSARA is a Seattle-based Italian jazz pianist, composer and recording artist who has performed at select
musical venues internationally. Format varies from piano solo to duet, trio, or larger ensembles.
Straight-ahead jazz, with elements of latin, fusion, classical and world music.
PIANO: Chick Corea, Bill Evans, Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock, Keith Jarrett, Oscar Peterson, McCoy Tyner, Joe Zawinul.
OTHER: Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Weather Report, Return To Forever, John McLaughlin, Pat Metheny. PERFORMED WITH Lionel Hampton, Freddie Hubbard, Roy Hargrove, Richie Cole, Von Freeman, Lilian Terry, Bobby Shew, Ira Sullivan, Don Menza, John Heard, Gabe Baltazar, Mayuto Correa, Bruce Forman, Barbara Morrison, Earl Palmer, Mark Lewis, Osama Afifi, Jeff Busch, Milo Petersen, Mark Ivester, Steven Bentley, and more. ARTIST BIO Born in Milan, Italy, Francesco Crosara is a jazz pianist, composer and educator who has performed at festivals and venues across the USA, Japan, Canada, Mexico, France, Spain, and Italy
Label: Crosara Creative (Italian import)
Track listing: Piano Improvisation/Passion (9:22); Sarava (9:00); Kurama Suite (10:25); Medley: I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good/My Funny Valentine (8:37); Things Ain’t What They Used To Be (6:35); Tribute to Miles Davis: Blue In Green/In A Silent Way/It’s About That Time (13:06); Someday My Prince Will Come (6:37); Cantaloupe Island (9:19)
Label: Crosara Creative
Track listing: Cantaloupe Island (5:14); Mirror Mirror (5:03); Passion (3:45); You Must Believe In Spring (4:38); Memories of Tomorrow (10:41); Hackensack (5:55); Colors (5:26); Together (6:57); Two Lonely People (9:11); Someday My Prince Will Come (4:26); What a Wonderful World (5:41)
Label: TCB Music
Track listing: God Bless The Child (11:25); Prelude To A Kiss (4:52); A Night In Tunisia(5:50); Por Causa De Voce (6:50); What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life (8:53); Easy To Love (4:14); Samba Em Preludio (3:42); Once Upon A Summertime (3:13); Razao De Viver (12:30); Passion(4:27); A Felicidade(4:27)
Label: Southport Records
Track listing: Dolphin Dance (11:25); Colors (4:52); Someday My Prince Will Come (5:50); I Loves You Porgy (-6:50); Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most (8:53); Plutonium 239 (4:14); Petite Peach (3:42); Say Goodbye (3:13); Suite Venus (dedicated to Chick Corea) (12:30); Passion (Paixao) (4:27);
by Joel Roberts
On his impressive new album, Colors , Francesco Crosara proves he is a pianist with expert chops and broad interests.Born in Italy and based now in Chicago, Crosara has an awareness of world music but a firm grounding in the modern jazz vernacular. His major piano influences are unsurprising: Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea. ...