Basi Tours - Tour offers 2005

BASI TOURS Tour offers 2005 Exclusive & Direct Booking
January-February 2005
ERNIE WATTS "QUARTET"Christof Sänger - p; Rudi Engel - b; Heinrich Köbberling - dr; Ernie Watts - sax
ANTONIO FORCIONE QUARTET"One of the finest acoustic guitar player...." ..."you have a beautiful touch". (P.McCartney)"The Jimmy Hendrix on acoustic guitar"Antonio Forcione - g, Jenny Adejayan - cello, Adriano Pinto - perc, Giorgio Serci - gNew Release "Touch wood" by Naim Rec
TRIGON Art-Jazz- Folk-Trio (Moldavia)Anatol Stefanet - viola, Sergei Testemitanu - bass/guitar, Oleg Baltaga - drums
BOBBY Mc FERRIN Solo(booking East Europe only)
M-PACT"one of the most talented a cappella group...
CHICO & THE GYPSIES (Founder of Gipsy Kings...)Available for Festivals, Openings and Open Airs etc. on requestNew release "Freedom"
"The Kings of Gospel"THE JOHNNY THOMPSON SINGERS"The ambassadors of the good news and best gospel"
March-April-May 2005
BILLY COBHAM & CULTUREMIX"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor"!Per Gade - guitar, Stefan Rademacher - bass, Marcos Ubeda - keyb, Jr.Gill - steelpan, perc, Billy Cobham - drums(no Italy bookings)
MONTY ALEXANDER TRIO (2)Hassan Shakur - bass, Frits Landerbergen - drums, Monty Alexander - piano(East Europe Bookings only)
"EURAFRICAN DRUM ORCHESTRA"feat: Peter Giger, Charly Antolini, Jojo Mayer and The Black African Dynasty feat: PaPa SaMbe, AbDau, NDinne and NDiaufe SaMb plus 2 Basle drummers
JOJO MAYER'S NERVEProhibited Beatz - "drum & bass" -Reverse Digital EngineeringJojo Mayer - drums & freak beats, Tacuya Nakamura - synths, sampler, trumpet, John Davis - bass, low frequency manipulation, Roli Mosimann - real time audio deconstruction
"Supergroup special"BILLY COBHAM - drJOHN ABERCROMBIE - git.DIDIER LOCKWOOD - vioMATS WINDING - b
CHICO & THE GYPSIES (Founder of Gipsy Kings...)Available for Festivals, Openings and Open Airs etc. on requestNew release "Freedom"
PEDRO JAVIER GONZALEZ TRIO"Finest worldclass Flamenco-Fusion-Mediterranean –Jazz"Pedro Javier Gonzalez - span.guitar, Toni Terré - elb, Roger Blavia - dr, perc(New release will be available to the tour)
SHASHANK & ENSEMBLE (India)"Indian -Master Classics Music" Shashank Bansuri-Flute MaestroShashank - flute, plus violin, ghatam, claypot, Khanjira (frame drum), konnakol (perc). Exact lineup tba
EDUARDO NIEBLA TRIOfeat. Carlos Bennavent - el.bass, Salvador Niebla - drumsNew release "Natural" out
JOE ZAWINUL & THE ZAWINL SYNDICATEJoe Zawinul - key; Marthe Lindley - b; Amit Chatterjee - g; Nataniel Townsley - dr, Jorge Bezerra - perc, Sabine Kabongo - vocNew DVD by ESC Rec. available fall 2004 !!(exclusive bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request)
JOSE FELICIANO BANDJose Feliciano - git, voc, Tyler McHugh - keyb, Greg Smith - keyb, Federico Pol - bass, Tiger McNeal - drums, Scott Breadman - percNew release BMG "Best of ..."
May - June - July - August 2005
MONTY ALEXANDER TRIO (2)Hassan Shakur - bass, Frits Landerbergen - drums, Monty Alexander - piano(East Europe Bookings only)
JOJO MAYER'S NERVEProhibited Beatz - "drum & bass" -Reverse Digital EngineeringJojo Mayer - drums & freak beats, Tacuya Nakamura - synths, sampler, trumpet, John Davis - bass and low frequency manipulation, Roli Mosimann - real time audio deconstruction
BOBBY Mc FERRIN Solo(booking East Europe only)
BILLY COBHAM & CULTURE MIX"Jazz Fusion with a Caribbean flavor"!Per Gade - guitar, Stefan Rademacher - bass, Marcos Ubeda - keyb, Jr.Gill - steelpan,perc, Billy Cobham - drums(no Italy bookings)
JACKY TERRASSON TRIO (2)Sean Smith - bass, Erik Harland - drums(East Europe Bookings only)
VICTOR BAILEY GROUPVictor Bailey - bass, Peter Horvath - keyb, Bennie Maupin - sax, Scott Peaker - drums(Italy booking by provo culture)
M-PACT"one of the most talented a cappella group...
PEDRO JAVIER GONZALEZ TRIO“Finest worldclass Flamenco-Fusion-Mediterranean –Jazz”Pedro Javier Gonzalez - span.guitar, Toni Terré - elb, Roger Blavia - dr,percNew release will be available to the tour
JOSE FELICIANO BANDJose Feliciano - git, voc, Tyler McHugh - keyb, Greg Smith - keyb, Federico Pol - bass, Tiger McNeal - drums, Scott Breadman - perc. New release BMG "Best of ..."

JOE ZAWINUL & THE ZAWINUL SYNDICATEJoe Zawinul - key; Marthe Lindley - b; Amit Chatterjee - g; Nataniel Townsley - dr, Jorge Bezerra - perc, Sabine Kabongo - vocNew DVD by ESC Rec. available fall 2004 !!(exclusive bookings in A,CH East Europe only and on request)
ANTONIO FORCIONE QUARTET (5)Antonio Forcione - g, Jenny Adejayan - cello, Adriano Pinto - perc, Giorgio Serci - g"One of the finest acoustic guitar player...." ..."you have a beautiful touch". (P.McCartney)"The Jimmy Hendrix on acoustic guitar"New Release "Touch wood" by Naim Rec
October-November-December 2005
DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET (1)Dave Brubeck - p, Bobby Militello - sx, Alec Dankworth - b, Randy Jones - drums
LALO SCHIFRIN & "FILM MUSIC - CLASSICS""Hall of Fame Maestro Schifrin w. local Symphony Orchestra."An event of highlights like James Bond Theme,Mission Impossible and many more...
In cooperation with: (1)=Hubers,NL; (2)=Degelth,F PLEASE NOTE: Inclusion in this listing does not imply sole representation. Artistes where applicable are offered by arrangement with their respective management /agency.

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