Gypsy Jazz meets Balkan, Bebop and Classical
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About the Event
Jazz Manouche meets Bebop, Mediterranean melodies, Balkan sounds and Classical music...all in a vibrant, powerful yet mesmerising listening experience.
Sebastian Peszko is a multi-genre Violist, Violinist, Composer and Studio-Musician, based in Berlin, Germany, who started learning music from a young age. His performances and recordings include many different musical genres, such as Classical music, Jazz Manouche, Jazz, Blues, Pop, Rock and World music. After graduating from the Royal College of Music in London and from the Manhattan School of Music in New York, where he obtained his Master’s Diploma, he worked as a freelancer with different orchestras and chamber music ensembles around the world. During his musical career he has performed in some of the world’s best known concert halls and festivals. He has performed and recorded with many international artists, bands and jazz ensembles like – Moka Efti Orchestra, Nightmares on Wax, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Grandbrothers, Babylon Orchestra and many more, and worked as a musician for the TV series “Babylon Berlin”.
Filippo Dall’Asta is an Italian Gypsy jazz guitarist, composer, bandleader and arranger, mixing the sounds of Gypsy jazz with bebop and classical music, to forge his own style of progressive guitar playing. Filippo began playing at the age of 5 in Parma, Italy, and studied music in his native country as well as Germany, France, Holland and India. In 2010, at the age of 23, he arrived in the UK where he toured and recorded with hundreds of artists such as Mozes Rosenberg, Lollo Meier, Giacomo Smith, John Wheatcroft, Duved Dunajevsky, Rares Morarescu, Gypsy Dynamite, Harp Bazaar, Tara Minton (Björk), Mehboob Nadeem, The Onironauts and many more.