First evening of the Tremezzina Music Festival in the Olivelli park of Tremezzo.
Travelers – Matteo Bortone quartet
Matteo Bortone (bass) – Francesco Diodati (guitar)
Dan Kinzelman (sax, clarinet, synth) – Ariel Tessier (drums)
Formed by Italian bass player and composer Matteo Bortone in 2008, TRAVELERS is a french/Italian quartet embracing sonic adventures trying to explore the edge between contemporary jazz and rock/pop music. This musical intention is created by bridging a weaving world of contrasts and dialogues between heady melodies, sweet songs and full-on improvisations where electric and acoustic interwine.
Fabularasa featuring Paul McCandless
Luca Basso (voice) – Vito Ottolino (guitar)
Poldo Sebastiani (bass) – Giuseppe Berlen (drums)
Feat: Paul McCandless (oboe, sax, English horn, ethnic flutes)
The band performs music that brings together influences from folk and world music. This evening they perform with Paul McCandless, gifted multi-instrumentalist and composer, specialized in the oboe, English horn, bass clarinet, soprano and sopranino saxophones and a collection of folk flutes reflecting his grounding in both classical and jazz disciplines.