4

Take Five With Agenor Garcia

Take Five With Agenor Garcia
Agenor Garcia By

Sign in to view read count
Meet Agenor Garcia:
Agenor Garcia is a well-established composer, performer, and musical director in Brazil. Garcia blends improvisation and influences of artists like Egberto Gismonti and Antonio Carlos Jobim. Agenor Garcia is a pianist who creates a mood all of his own.

In Europe, Garcia has released Alabastro, produced by Tom Harney for Golden Dome Records in 2002.

Agenor Garcia has released a live album recorded at Steinway & Sons galleries around the USA and plays Brazilian jazz concerts with an art exhibition of the renowned Brazilian photographer, Jane Pini.

Instrument(s):
Piano.

Teachers and/or influences?
Bill Evans and Bach.

I knew I wanted to be a musician when...
I had the first contact with a musical instrument at 12-years old.

Your teaching approach:
I am energetic, experienced, and a creative music teacher wit ha proven ability to get the best out of pupils. I am an expert at identifying the appropriate resources required for a subject matter then ensuring that they are used efficiently, effectively, and safely.

Your dream band:
Joe Lovano and Egberto Gismonti,

Favorite venue:
Steinway & Sons galleries.

Your favorite recording in your discography and why?
The Music Of Agenor Garcia Live. Because it was recorded live at Steinway & Sons gallery.

The first Jazz album I bought was:
Bill Evans live at Village Vanguard (Riverside, 1961).

What do you think is the most important thing you are contributing musically?
Creating, composing, and improvising during the show.


Tags

comments powered by Disqus

More Articles

Read Take Five with Sergio Pamies Take Five With... Take Five with Sergio Pamies
by Sergio Pamies
Published: May 31, 2017
Read Take Five with Sherry-Lynn Lee and George Paolini of 23rd Hour Take Five With... Take Five with Sherry-Lynn Lee and George Paolini of 23rd...
by 23rd Hour
Published: April 27, 2017
Read Take Five with Julian Hartwell Take Five With... Take Five with Julian Hartwell
by Julian Hartwell
Published: April 20, 2017
Read Take Five with Mike Casey Take Five With... Take Five with Mike Casey
by Mike Casey
Published: March 16, 2017
Read Take Five with Maurice Brown Take Five With... Take Five with Maurice Brown
by Maurice Brown
Published: March 16, 2017
Read Take Five with Brian Kastan Take Five With... Take Five with Brian Kastan
by Brian Kastan
Published: March 8, 2017
Read "Take Five with Adam Schneit" Take Five With... Take Five with Adam Schneit
by Adam Schneit
Published: January 4, 2017
Read "Take Five with Julian Hartwell" Take Five With... Take Five with Julian Hartwell
by Julian Hartwell
Published: April 20, 2017
Read "Take Five with Alex Gershman of Sasha’s Bloc" Take Five With... Take Five with Alex Gershman of Sasha’s Bloc
by Alex Gershman
Published: June 25, 2016
Read "Take Five With Zachary Serleth" Take Five With... Take Five With Zachary Serleth
by Zachary Serleth
Published: October 26, 2016
Read "Take Five with Sergio Pamies" Take Five With... Take Five with Sergio Pamies
by Sergio Pamies
Published: May 31, 2017
Read "Take Five With Brandon Goodwin of B's Bees" Take Five With... Take Five With Brandon Goodwin of B's Bees
by Brandon Goodwin
Published: August 19, 2016

Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.