September US Tour Amina Figarova

 

 

Amina Figarova. Photo: courtesy of the artist

Friday September 14, 2012:  Amina Figarova Quintet
Windsor Hall, Cumberland, MD

Monday September 17, 2012: Amina Figarova Sextet
Blues Alley Jazzclub, Washington, DC

Friday September 21: Amina Figarova Trio with Winard Harper
The Dear Head Inn, Delaware Watergap, PA

Saturday September 22: Amina with the Enrico Granafei Quartet
Trumpets Jazzclub, Montclair, NY

“A skilled and imaginative composer…Born in Azerbaijan and based in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Figarova brings a remarkably broad range of influences to her works, which may help explain their appeal. You can hear the influence of her classical training in the care she brings to her scoring. Yet the mercurial, unpredictable nature of her musical themes — and the intriguing way she develops them — points to a composer enraptured with the creative possibilities of jazz.” -  Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune

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