3rd March - Eleonora Damizia
Eleonora is a London pop and jazz singer songwriter with a unique , sultry , sophisticated voice.
With her soulful voice , exotic charm and refined movements, she is able to leave the listener simply mesmerized . Originally from Italy, she has put her stamp on the London music scene , having sung at the most important live music venues in London.
Her music show has been booked by Royal Albert hall and by many prestigious members clubs in Mayfair ( Tramp members clubs, Homehouse ) and jazz clubs like the Crazy Coqs in Soho.
In addition, she has performed several times at the famous Italian Tv channel RAI 2 for an audience of millions of people. Also, her voice has been highly appreciated and celebrated in theatres, like the huge Butterworth Hall of the Warwick Arts Centre, where thousands clapped with admiration and enthusiasm. Growing up listening to both Italian classical music and American jazz and blues , she will take you to a journey of mediterranean emotions , romantic sounds and pure energy.
10th March - Javier Camilo
After graduating from the National School of Music in Havana, Cuba, Javier Camilo has been working within the London music scene since 2003. Not only has he played in all the major London venues including Ronnie Scotts, The Jazz Cafe, O2, Royal Albert Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall, he is an in-demand percussionist, vocalist and guitarist.
Javier has played with artists including Lokkhi Terra, platinum seller Flo-rida and Grammy-nominated artist The Game.
He has toured internationally having played in countries such as Bangladesh, India and Greece and his musical journey into the London music scene has enriched his performance and broadened his musical influences.
Javier is no stranger to recording sessions in top London studios and is currently recording his debut album at Music Med Studio.
24th March – Renato D'Aiello
Tenor sax, Composer, Producer, Educator born In Naples, Italy 21-3-1959 resident in London since 1999 Renato D’Aiello has become known as one of the strongest and most beautiful saxophone sounds around. His treatments of jazz standards, and originals, both live and on cd, have won great admiration from audiences and the press. Renato studied with masters such as Sal Nistico, Tony Scott, Steve Grossman .
He has played with great jazzmen like :
Art Farmer,Sal Nistico, Steve Grossman, Eddie Duran, Kirk Lightsey, Keith Copeland, Duffy Jackson, Tony Scott, Jim Mullen, Bruce Forman, Gene Calderazzo, Phil Lee, G.Husband., Alain jean Marie.
He has played in most of the major venues and festivals in the UK, and since May 2002 he has played several times in Paris, receiving warm acclaim from Jazz Hot magazine and TSF radio. Renato also played in Japan, Berlin, Sweden, Spain, Portugal, Norway, Italy, Finland.
Since July 2010 Renato has been running a very successful Monday night upstairs at Ronnie Scott in London and a few other resident gigs like ”Primo bar” at The Plaza Hotel in Westminster,London, Toulouse Lautrec, Spice Of Life.
Renato performs regularly at Pizza Express Dean Street in London and many other of the best clubs in UK.
As a teacher Renato has been teaching in most of the best Jazz schools in Italy, then Goldsmiths College in London, Sherborne College and done many master classes in Japan ( Nagoya ) UK, Italy, Swisse.
31st March - Roberto Manzin
Roberto Manzin is a London-based alto, tenor and soprano saxophones, clarinet, EWI, piano player and composer. He was born in Rome, Italy, and during the 1980s Manzin began playing in several music clubs in Milan, and during the 1990s was part of the Tony Scott Jazz Quintet. Manzin became a successful session player, contributing to seven albums in 1992 alone, with leading Italian artists as well as featuring in several TV commercials. In the late 1990s Manzin migrated to London, where he continued his musical activity. Manzin continues to be a popular session player (he recorded on eight albums in 2010, ranging in style from Pop to Latin, Rock/Blues, Ska and Jazz) and appears in music festivals throughout Europe, as well as performing regularly at many venues in London.
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