The NCPA International Jazz Festival

The NCPA International Jazz Festival

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24th November – 7.00 pm

The Latination

Latin jazz pianist bring his band The Latination, founded and led by Emmanuel Simon, to the festival. India’s only genuine Latin jazz band, Latination promises to be an exciting component in this festival. This Kolkata-based band has wowed audiences wherever they have played.

Kevin Davy Quintet

The Kevin Davy Quintet from the UK has the leader playing trumpet, flugelhorn and a special muted trumpet; he plays the beautiful modal music of the classic Miles Davis band.

25th November – 7.00 pm

Elisabetta Antonini

Elisabetta Antonini is the first Italian female singer to sign with the prestigious independent label Candid Records, of renowned music producer Alan Bates. She is the Winner of the Top Jazz Magazine Award, voted by critics as The Best New Talent 2014

Worry Later Quintet

Austrian band Worry Later has several brass instruments and will play music from their latest album Humpty Bump.

26th November – 6.30 pm

Greg Banaszak Quintet

The Greg Banaszak Quintet from the US will include Theron Brown on piano, Christopher Anderson on slide trombone, Gianluca Liberatore on upright bass and Aron Nyro on drums. Banaszak played a masterful set on his alto saxophone at the NCPA a few years ago of ‘Bird with Strings’ – the music of Charlie Parker.

Jam Session

The finale of the jazz festival will be a jam session where musicians from all participating bands will join in and play an impromptu set.

Tickets: Rs.1,000, 800, 500 & 300/- (plus GST)

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