Lucian Ban / Mat Maneri
introducing their new collaboration in 2013
|Mat Maneri / Viola|
|Lucian Ban / Piano|
Twice nominated in 2005 & 2006 for the Hans Koller “Best European Jazz Musician Preis“, pianist, composer & arranger Lucian Ban meets up with 2006 Grammy Nominee for “Best Alternative Album” Mat Maneri to create something spectacular.
The album is due for release via ECM Recordings (with whom Maneri already recorded for since 1999) in April 2013. Much more about very very soon!!
The two musicians have first collaborated in the award winning third stream extravaganza Enesco Re-Imagined, a CD that appeared on many critics “Best of 2010” lists and featured a stunning group of musicians – Badal Roy, Tony Malaby, Ralph Alessi, John Hebert, Gerald Cleaver among others - in a daring re-imagining of the works of famed romanian violin virtuoso George Enescu. Lucian Ban & Mat Maneri also colead "Angels of repose" - a quartet featuring drummer Randy Peterson and bassist Drew Gress.
Now they are scheduled for their European tour in 2013 , and PG Special Agent is very proud to be able to produce the tour.
Booking period Europe in 2013:
May 10 – 28 in Europe.
Current dates still available are:
15-20 May + 24-28 May 2013
Extra period tbc for Fall 2013:
A 2nd period is in planning for november, so we take in requests for booking in november as well.
More info can also be found here the JAZZ ARTIST SECTION and the ARTIST WEBSITE.
Please do not hesitate in getting in touch for more info and booking request for this wonderful duo.
Listen to the music here: