The Pact feat. Gianni Vancini(Italy)-sax (Extra concert op de Zondagmiddag)
21/01/2018 om 16:00
Extra Concert op de Zondagmiddag van 16.00 uur tot 19.00 uur.Keuken open vanaf 17.00 uur.Entree gratis.
The Pact feat. Gianni Vancini(Italy)-sax
The Pact: Sietse Huisman-drums, Ronald Jonker-bas, Tico Pierhagen-keys
Gianni Vancini’s new album exit is announced for the beginning of 2018 and it is awaited from all the contemporary jazz experts and lovers.
Gianni Vancini has become "a name" in today's US contemporary jazz scene. His solo career started in 2010 with the release of his first album "SOULS UNITED". Entirely made in the Netherlands with famous producer Thomas Bank, the album features lots of great guest appearances like: Eric Marienthal, Umberto Tozzi, Andrea Mingardi. SOULS UNITED soon became a great passpartout for the United States, Gianni's first single "Grapes" gained significant airplay in the major radio charts.
In 2012 Gianni started to explore the US music scene also sharing the stage with big names in the industry such as Gerald Albright, Eric Marienthal, Jeff Lorber, Eric Darius, Dave Koz, Elan Trotman, just to name a few.
In the same year he started to work on his new project, "GET YOUR GROOVE ON". Released in January 25th 2014 and produced by keyboard player Greg Manning, the album has been recorded in L.A. with an all-star band: Ricky Lawson (drums), Alex Al (bass), Sheldon Reynolds (guitar), Darryl Crooks (guitar), Darryl Williams (bass). Kirk Whalum, Jeff Lorber, Selina Albright, Terri Wollman, Kenya Hathaway are some of the featured guests.
In 2013 Gianni has been invited to be part of the "Dave Koz Cruise & Friends at Sea" to promote his new album and on January 25th 2014 he did his SOLD OUT album release party at the famous Jazz Club "Spaghettini" in Seal Beach.
In the contemporary music field, thanks to his collaborations with various artists, he has been featured in many television shows such as Pavarotti International, the Festival di San Remo, Roxy Bar, Video Italia, Domenica In, Uno di Noi, Un Disco per l’Estate, Saint Vincent, Scalo 76 and Domenica 5.
He has worked with musical talents such as Zucchero Fornaciari, Andrea Bocelli, Sting, Bono (U2), Antonella Ruggiero, Spagna, Marco Masini, Fausto Leali, Enrico Ruggeri, Gianni Morandi, Lucio Dalla, Ron, Stadio, Amedeo Minghi, Iva Zanicchi, Barbara Cola, Katia Ricciarelli, Luisa Corna, Ami Stewart, Kid Creole & The Coconuts e Carl Anderson and many others.
From 1997 he has been continuously collaborating with singer/songwriter Andrea Mingardi and since 2002 with Umberto Tozzi. Together they have played on some of the most prestigious stages like the Ariston Theater (Sanremo 2005), the Olimpya in Paris, La Quinta Vergara (Vina del Mar-Chile), La Fenice Theater in Venice, Teatro Sistina, Il Gran Teatro and the Auditorium in Rome as well as in more than 10 countries worldwide.
Gianni was born in Italy in 1978 and he is one of the greatest Italian musician in today's panorama.