Special Concert: Italian jazz pianist Vittorio Mezza, Wed May 3
Wednesday May 3, 2017, at 8 pm. $20/ $15 advance & students. To reserve in advance call 905-543-8512, or Book online
Italian pianist and composer Vittorio Mezza is performing with George Koller (bass) and Ben Riley (drums). The concert at Artword Artbar is part of a 3-venue event celebrating famous Napoli meodies. Mezza‘s recent recording Napoli Jazz Songs offers jazz versions of familiar songs from his native Italy. The album was recorded in Toronto with George Koller. http://www.vittoriomezza.com/web/en/
* May 2 Jazz Bistro -Toronto
* May 3 Artword Artbar – Hamilton
* May 4 Manhattans – Guelph
Performing in many international festivals, Mezza has opened for the Wayne Shorter Quartet and the Mike Stern Band. Receiving his diploma and bachelor in jazz from the St. Cecilia Conservatory of Music in Rome, he attended various course and master classes held by international musicians including Franco D’Andrea. Mezza has gone on to lead jazz piano courses at various conservatories.