Non Sole Jazz Festival

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Country and Region ItalyTrentino-Alto Adige
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Sanzeno, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
Festival Contact Information

Enrico Merlin, Artistic Director
Massimo Faes, Communications
Phone/fax: +39 0463/424310
Email: nonsolejazz@gmail.com

Festival Description

Since 2002 the annual jazz festival has featured a wide range of concerts, seminars and shows. The events take place in multiple venues in and around Sanzeno.

Festival Dates July 18 - 31, 2013
Festival Links

http://www.nonsolejazz.altervista.org/

Festival Events:

Artist feature 2011:
  • Omar Sosa (USA)
    Performance — Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Santuario di San Romedio
    • Omar Sosa is a musician extraordinaire — composer, arranger, pianist, percussionist, improvisatore, communicator. His Afro-Cuban based mix of jazz and world music is broadly expressive - full of power and passion, subtlety and grace. Omar draws from each culture he touches the energy and storytelling of hip-hop, the free-spirited experimentation of jazz, the heartfelt emotion of an Afro-Ecuadorian choir, the sensuality of popular Cuban music, the hypnotic trance of Gnawa ritual. The result is a modern, urban music with a Latin jazz heart. Born and raised in Camaguey, Cuba, Omar Sosa studied percussion for many years at the prestigious Escuela Nacional de Musica in Havana. When he couldn’t find his first-choice instrument the marimba he began to focus on the piano, finishing his formal studies in 1984 at the Instituto Superior de Arte, also in Havana. In the late ‘80’s, having studied everything from Afro-Cuban folkloric traditions to European classical music, he began working with two Cuban pop singers - first Vicente Feliu, then Xiomara Laugart and helped jump-start a Cuban hip-hop scene in the early ‘90’s through his collaboration with Cuban rapper Ofill. For more information visit http://omarsosa.com/, or for complete concert information, please visit http://www.melodia.com.

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