The celebrated Cuban pianist Omar Sosa and Italian trumpeter Paolo Fresu will be in Ankara for the first time as part of Ankara Piano Festival on January 14, 2015.
Organised by Altus Arts & Culture, APF is welcoming one of the most fascinating duos of international jazz scene at METU CCC.
As a composer and pianist, Omar Sosa is in the elite league of multi-talented jazz musicians. Staying true to his African-Cuban roots, Sosa is a pioneering talent who never compromises his artistic vision. Nominated for five Grammys, the famous pianist incorporates elements from different musical cultures into his music. He plays cleverly constructed, creative and modern jazz stylings in an enjoyable and open hearted fashion. For his Ankara performance he will be joined by Italian trumpet player and composer Paolo Fresu.
Omar Sosa: Piano, Fender Rhodes
Paolo Fresu: Trumpet