Akbank Jazz Festival: Henri Texier Hope Quartet at Akbank International Jazz Festival at Babylon

Where

Babylon
Akbank International Jazz Festival

Sehbender Sokak, No. 3
Istanbul
90-212-2927368

When

Tue, November 7, 2017
21:30

Add to Calendar 2017-11-07 21:30 2017-11-07 Akbank Jazz Festival: Henri Texier Hope Quartet at Akbank International Jazz Festival at Babylon One of the most daring laborants of jazz world, the Parisian double bassist Henri Texier was introduced to his instrument at 15 in a bigband. Soon with the Swedish drummer Daniel Humair, he started to accompany giants like Bud Powell, Kenny Clarke, Donald Byrd, Phil Woods, Don Cherry, Dexter Gordon and Chet Baker. In 1968, with the addition of pianist Martial Solal to the trio, they served as the backbone in Lee Konitz’s recording sessions in Italy. During 90’s, he started to nourish his music with Indian, North African and Spanish motives. Meantime, he recorded several successful albums for Label Bleu with Louis Scalvis, Aldo Romano, Michel Portal, Joe Lovano, Kenny Wheeler and Dewey Redman. He also collaborated with film directors like Bertucelli and Tavernier. Texier comes to Istanbul with his Hope Quartet, now directed by his son Sébastien Texier, with their 2013 released album, At “L’Improviste” in his pocket. * Babylon, Sehbender Sokak, No. 3 false MM/DD/YYYY

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One of the most daring laborants of jazz world, the Parisian double bassist Henri Texier was introduced to his instrument at 15 in a bigband. Soon with the Swedish drummer Daniel Humair, he started to accompany giants like Bud Powell, Kenny Clarke, Donald Byrd, Phil Woods, Don Cherry, Dexter Gordon and Chet Baker. In 1968, with the addition of pianist Martial Solal to the trio, they served as the backbone in Lee Konitz’s recording sessions in Italy. During 90’s, he started to nourish his music with Indian, North African and Spanish motives. Meantime, he recorded several successful albums for Label Bleu with Louis Scalvis, Aldo Romano, Michel Portal, Joe Lovano, Kenny Wheeler and Dewey Redman...
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