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Fabian Almazan at the 2011 Wangaratta Festival
Page added Jun 8, 2017 Updated Jun 16, 2017

Cuban pianist and composer Fabian Almazan is launching a new album, which sees him pair his jazz quartet with string section.

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Fabian Almazan has long blended jazz with Latin and classical influences, and his new record Alcanza (or "reach" in Spanish) is no exception. His quartet of Linda May Han Oh (bass), Henry Cole (drums) and Camila Meza (guitar and voice) join Almazan and an impressive string section. We'll hear a selection of this 9-piece suite to kick off the show.

Also on the playlist, new tracks here at ABC Jazz, from Alan Ferber, Anat Cohen / Marcello Goncalves and Kayleigh Pincott.

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Jun 12, 2017. 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Artist Biography


Fabian Almazan (born April 16, 1984) is a jazz pianist, composer, and film score composer born in Havana, Cuba, and raised in Miami, Florida. In addition to being a solo artist, Almazan has held the piano chair in Jazz Trumpeter Terence Blanchard's band since 2007. Biography: Fabian Almazan began studying classical piano at an early age in his homeland, Havana. Having fled Cuba in political...

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