In the framework of the European tour in Kiev will be a single concert of the American jazz star Benito Gonzalez.
• Stars of the New York Jazz Scene
• outstanding pianist and contemporary composer
• the only concert in Kiev within the framework of the big European tour
• Benito perform jazz legends by Kenny Garrett, Ron Blake, Myron Walden, Azar Lawrence, Christian McBride, Jeff "Tain" Watts and others.
• Benito's motley mix of traditional jazz and folk music of South America
• Benito has opened the world as a winner of the Great American Jazz Piano Competition (2005), and now he is twice the nominee for the The Grammy Award and winner of many prestigious awards.
As part of the Benito Gonzalez trio:
Benito Gonzalez is a piano
Ark Ovrutski - double bass
David Hodek - drums
Benito Gonzalez is an American jazz pianist and composer of Venezuelan origin. He masterfully manages techniques of various musical genres - jazz, gospel, R & B, and more. Last 13 years - he is in the top of the world of musicians and one of the jazzmen with the largest geography of concerts.
The second participant of the concert is Ark Ovrutski (Ark Ovrutski). Contrabass, composer and band leader. Ark is a laureate of jazz festivals, author of international jazz projects, performing with the stars of the scene - Curtis Fuller, Gregory Porter, Carmen Landy, Mark Soskin and dozens more.
The third concert is David Hodec. 21-year-old drummer of Slovak origin and a true musical gangster. He began playing at the age of 3, and today he has played dozens of world stars and founded his own international jazz formation V4JAZZ, which brings together young musicians from Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic.
Benito Gonzalez tours a lot around the world. Do not miss the only performance of the star pianist in Kiev on April 23rd!