Nicole Zuraitis Quartet
Nicole Zuraitis Quartet
30 Eylül 21:30
Nardis Jazz Club
Kuledibi Sok. No:8 Galata / İstanbul
Nicole Zuraitis (vo), Can Çankaya (p), Apostolos Sideris (b), Dan Pugach (d).

Grammy adaylığı bulunan New Yorklu vokalist ve piyanist Nicole Zuraitis akıllı besteci yeteneklerini güçlü vokalistliğiyle birleştiren bir sanatçı. Dünyaca ünlü Birdland Big Band ve Dan Pugach Nonet’in de vokalistliğini yapan Zuraitis 2019’da Grammy adayı oldu. Daha önce ise New York Coffee Music Project Songwriting Competition, ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Award gibi yarışmaları kazandı, Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition’da ise finalist oldu. 2017’de çıkardığı ‘’Hive Mind’’ isimli albümü International Music And Entertainment Awards’da en iyi albüm seçildi. Dünya müziği/folk türünde müzikler icra ettiği grubu folk efsaneleri Livingston Taylor, Melanie Safka ve Tom Chapin ile dünya turuna çıktı. The Omar Hakim Experience ile Iridium Jazz Club’ta sahne aldı. Beraber çalıştığı diğer isimler arasında Snarky Puppy’den Maz, Don Braden, Rachel Z, Hagar Ben Ari, Dave Stryker, Antonio Sanchez, Cryille Aimee, Bernard Purdie, Kung Fu, Elise Testone gibi isimler yer alıyor. Nicole Zuraitis aynı zamanda Litchfield Jazz Camp’te eğitmen, ve eğitmenliğe olan tutkusu ile Berklee College of Music, Williams College, Australian Embassy, Burn Hills High School, Israel Embassy, Chennai’daki (Hindistan) ve Miami Arts Charter School gibi kurumlarda ders verdi. Düzenli olarak New York’taki 55 Bar ve Birdland Jazz Club’ta sahne alan sanatçıyı Jazz Police ‘’Sesi kalbi kadar büyük’’ bir sanatçı olarak tanımlamıştı.

Giriş: 50 TL, Öğrenci: 35 TL

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Grammy® Nominated New York based vocalist and pianist Nicole Zuraitis blends clever songwriting skills, an effervescent presence and unparalleled vocals in a consummate package that has thrilled audiences across Manhattan and across the world. She is the vocalist for the world famous Birdland Big Band and the Dan Pugach Nonet, 2019 Grammy® nominated arranger, the winner of the New York Coffee Music Project Songwriting Competition, ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Award recipient and was a finalist in the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition. Her 2017 Album HIVE MIND won Best Jazz Album in the International Music and Entertainment Awards and she was awarded the Johnny Mercer and People’s Choice Award in the American Traditions Competition. Her world music folk band EVA toured internationally alongside folk legends Livingston Taylor, Melanie Safka and Tom Chapin. She has performed with The Omar Hakim Experience as a vocalist at the Iridium Jazz Club, Maz of Snarky Puppy, Don Braden, Rachel Z, Hagar Ben Ari, Dave Stryker, Antonio Sanchez, Cyrille Aimee and Bernard Purdie, Kung Fu and Elise Testone at the New Orleans Jazz Festival. She is a proud member of the Litchfield Jazz Camp faculty. Her love for jazz education has brought her to songwriting and jazz workshops worldwide, including Berklee College of Music, Williams College, Litchfield Jazz Camp, Australian Embassy, Burnt Hills High School Artist in Residence, Israel Embassy, SAM Academy in Chennai India and Miami Arts Charter School. Nicole holds residencies in New York City at both the 55 Bar and Birdland Jazz Club. Visit www.nicoleZmusic.com for more information.

“A heart as big as her remarkable voice”— JAZZ POLICE

Music Charge; 50.-TL