Melbourne Jazz Concerts
Mediterranean Flamenco Jazz with Thomas Lorenzo Trio: Conversations
- Darryn Farrugia: Drums
- Tamara Murphy: Upright Bass
- Thomas Lorenzo: Composer, Guitars
Date : WEDNESDAY MAY25 , 8.30 pm. Where: Melbourne, Paris Cat Jazz Club, 6 Goldie Place, Melbourne VIC. 3000, Australia.
Reviews: Last Melbourne Jazz Concerts reviews
“Lively music in an intimate setting took my mind quickly away from a stressful work day. Particularly enjoyed the traditional pieces.” Lise Marie Rabl
” Inspiring music, touched my soul and heart. Such beautiful music.” Angela Xiaozhuan
“Excellent. Really enjoyed it and technically superb.” Kalesh Sans
ARTIST AND PERFORMERS
Thomas has released five solo instrumental albums in contemporary Jazz, Blues and Flamenco styles. His latest release Spanish Breeze debuted at #36 on the Top 50 JazzWeek World Music Album Charts in 2010 and was #32 on the College Music Journal Jazz Chart. The album features Grammy nominee Alphonso Johnson (Weather Report, Grateful Dead) on Bass, Dave Garfield (George Benson) on Keys, and Walfredo Reyes (Santana) on Drums, and was produced by Grammy nominee Bruce Sugar (Ringo Starr).
Today Thomas continues to be an active composer and performer, touring his album and playing regular jazz gigs and concerts (video below of Thomas Lorenzo’s Trio playing ‘Wes Montgomery’s Four On Six’ at the Paris Cat in Melbourne).
Darryn Farrugia: Melbourne based drummer Darryn Farrugia. Darryn has played behind artists as Tom Jones, The Commodores, Joe Cocker, Michael Feinstein, Ray Davies (the Kinks), Ernie Watts, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt and many more. For further info please visit: http://darrynfarrugia.com/
Tamara Murphy: versatile bassist and composer, performs regularly with many leading contemporary jazz and pop musicians in Australia: Allan Browne, Andrea Keller, Stephen Magnusson, George Coleman Jr., Grace Knight. Her works, Big Creatures and Little Creatures, received nomination for the The Age Genre Music Awards and Australian Jazz Bell Award. For further info please visit: http://tamaramurphy.com/