Ce 1er Février: Agostino di Giorgio 4ET – “Jazz Standards and Originals”

Ce 1er Février, 20h30, au Jazz Act Beaubourg

1er Février 2013 Jazz Act @ Beaubourg | 20h30

(Galerie Talmart, 22 rue du Cloître Saint-Merri, Paris IV)

Jazz Standards and Originals

Agostino di Giorgio 4ET

Agostino di Giorgio (guitar), Luigi Grasso (alto sax), Guillaume Naud (organ), Vincent Frade (drums)

Une belle soirée jazz italienne en perspective patinée de racines new-yorkaises…!

Born in New York City in 1966.
Di Giorgio’s principle guitar instruction was with jazz guitar innovator and Charlie Parker contemporary Chuck Wayne (1923-1997), becoming his closest pupil in 1985. He collaborated with Wayne in documenting Wayne’s innovative guitar techniques into the three volume series, School of Chuck Wayne Guitar Studies.
His other primary influence has been bebop piano great and world-renowned jazz educator Barry Harris. Agostino served as Harris’ guitar teaching assistant in Europe.
Further studies with: Remo Palmier, Attila Zoller, Jaki Byard, Joe Diorio…

Agostino Di Giorgio has been the recipient of the following awards in Italy:
– Winner of the Eddie Lang National Jazz Guitar Competition 1992
– 1st classification in the guitar section of the Premio Urbani Jazz Competition 1997
– Best soloist in the Stefano Cerri International Jazz Competition 2001

Accueil dinatoire et dégustatif dès 20h.
Programme arts-de-vivre… avec Marina Miroglio: exceptionnels terroirs Italiens – Cassino (Lazio, Rome) et Campania, Irpinia, Avellino (Naples) – flacons triés & assiettes dinatoires, authenticité italienne…!

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