Basi Tours

January - February - March 2004
Art-Jazz-Folk-Trio T R I G O N (Moldavia)Anatol Stefanet - viola, Sergei Testemitanu - bass/guitar, Oleg Baltaga -drumsM A R I A   J O A O   Q U A R T E Tfeat: Maria Joao - voc, Mario Laginha - p, Toninho Ferragutti - acc, Helge Norbakken - dr/perc (Bookings East Europe only)E R N I E  W A T T S  "Q U A R T E T"Christof Sänger - p, Rudi Engel - b, Heinrich Köbberling - dr, Ernie Watts - sax E D D I E  P A L M I E R I "LA PERFECTA II" (2)Eddie Palmieri - p, Tony Lujan - tp, Phil Vieux - ts/ss, Paoli Mejias -congas, Arnlado Oquendo - bongos, Jose Claussell - timb, Joe Santiago -bass. Special guest: Herman Olivera - vocB I L L  C O B H A M  &  C U L T U R E  M I X"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor!"Per Gade - guitar, Stefan Rademacher - bass, Marcos Ubeda - keyb, Jr.Gill - steel pan/percussion, Billy Cobham - drums.New release by In & Out Rec.D-Freiburg (no Italy bookings)April - May
M A Y N A R D  F E R G U S O N  B I G  B O P  N O U V E A U  B A N D (2)"A true living trumpet legend... Mr. High Tone again in Europe"P R I N C E  Z E K A (Kongo) "Nzambe"A fine mixture of African-Rap-Hip-Hop-Salsa-Samba etc. 9-12 member groupA N T O N I O  F O R C I O N E  Q U A R T E T (5)"One of the finest acoustic guitar player..."Antonio Forcione - g, Jenny Adejayan - cello, Adriano Pinto - perc,Giorgio Serci - g.New Release "Touch Wood" by Naim RecJ I M  B E A R D  G R O U P Bob Malach - sax, Tim Lefevre - bass, Gene Lake - drums, Jim Beard - keybE D U A R D O   N I E B L A  "Guitar Duo" Flamenco-Latin Passion....New release "Natural" J O E  Z A W I N U L  &  T H E  Z A W I N U L  S Y N D I C A T E Joe Zawinul - keyb, Marthe Lindley - b, Amit Chatterjee - g, Stephane Galland - dr, Manolo Badrena - perc, Sabine Kabongo - voc(exclusive bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request) BILLY COBHAM'S "A R T  O F  F I V E" Special Editionfeat. Donald Harrison - sax, Guy Barker - trumpet, Julian Joseph - p, Orlando LeFleming - bassT R I L O K  G U R T U  Q U A R T E T /Trio/Solo (5)Trilok Gurtu - perc/drums/tablas/voc, Ravi Chary - sitar,Celia Reggiani - keyboards/programming, Sanchita Farruque - vocalsJune - July - August -September
J O E  Z A W I N U L  &  T H E  Z A W I N U L  S Y N D I C A T E Joe Zawinul - keyb, Marthe Lindley - b, Amit Chatterjee - g, Stephane Galland - dr, Manolo Badrena - perc, Sabine Kabongo - voc (exclusive bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request) P R I N C E  Z E K A (Kongo) "Nzambe"A fine mixture of African-Rap-Hip-Hop-Salsa-Samba etc. 9-12 member groupA N T O N I O  F O R C I O N E  Q U A R T E T (5)"One of the finest acoustic guitar player..."Antonio Forcione - g, Jenny Adejayan - cello, Adriano Pinto - perc,Giorgio Serci - gNew Release "Touch Wood" by Naim RecJ O S E  F E L I C I A N O  S E X T E T TJose Feliciano - git/voc, Tyler McHugh - keyb, Greg Smith - keyb, Federico Pol - bass, Tiger McNeal - drums, Scott Breadman - percV I C T O R  B A I L E Y  S P E C I A L  G R O U Plineup tbaNew release by ESC-Rec. will be available to the tour.B I L L  C O B H A M  &  C U L T U R E  M I X"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor!"Per Gade - guitar, Stefan Rademacher - bass, Marcos Ubeda - keyb, Jr.Gill - steel pan/percussion, Billy Cobham - drumsNew release by In & Out Rec.D-Freiburg (no Italy bookings)M A Y N A R D  F E R G U S O N  B I G  B O P  N O U V E A U  B A N D (2)"A true living trumpet legend... Mr. High Tone again in Europe"C H I C O  &  T H E  G I P S I E S Founder of Gipsy Kings...Available for Festivals, Openings and Open Airs etc. on requestNew release "Freedom"E D D I E  P A L M I E R I "LA PERFECTA II" (2)Eddie Palmieri - p, Tony Lujan - tp, Phil Vieux - ts/ss, Paoli Mejias -congas, Arnlado Oquendo - bongos, Jose Claussell - timb, Joe Santiago -bass. Special guest: Herman Olivera - vocT R I L O K  G U R T U  Q U A R T E T /Trio/Solo (5)Trilok Gurtu - perc/drums/tablas/voc, Ravi Chary - sitar, Celia Reggiani - keyboards/programming, Sanchita Farruque - vocalsL A L O  S C H I F R I N  &  "F I L M M U S I C - C L A S S I C S" (1)"Hall of Fame" Maestro Schifrin w. local Symphony Orchestra."An event of highlights like James Bond Theme, Mission Impossible and many more..."Art-Jazz-Folk-Trio T R I G O N (Moldavia)Anatol Stefanet - viola, Sergei Testemitanu - bass/guitar, Oleg Baltaga -drumsOctober - November
D A V E   B R U B E C K  Q U A R T E T (4)Dave Brubeck - p, Bobby Militello - sax, Alec Dankworth - b, Randy Jones -drumsB I L L  C O B H A M  &  C U L T U R E  M I X"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor!"Per Gade - guitar, Stefan Rademacher - bass, Marcos Ubeda - keyb, Jr.Gill - steel pan/percussion, Billy Cobham - drumsJ O E  Z A W I N U L  &  T H E  Z A W I N U L  S Y N D I C A T E Joe Zawinul - keyb, Marthe Lindley - b, Amit Chatterjee - g, Stephane Galland - dr, Manolo Badrena - perc, Sabine Kabongo - voc (exclusive bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request)T R I L O K  G U R T U  Q U A R T E T /Trio/Solo (5)Trilok Gurtu - perc/drums/tablas/voc, Ravi Chary - sitar, Celia Reggiani - keyboards/programming, Sanchita Farruque - vocalsV I C T O R  B A I L E Y  G R O U P "Fall Tour 2004"Lineup tba. New release by ESC-Rec.December
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