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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Date: May 17
News Item:  HD Live stream of  Tinek Postma Quartet and Amina Figarova

Don’t miss the first ever high definition, live stream of an MCG Jazz concert featuring the Amina Figarova Sextet and Tineke Postma Quartet.  Friday, May 18, 8:00pm EDT.  Visit and click in the button to sign in for our live stream or anytime from May 18-July 17, to watch the concert at your convenience. Part of the Distinctively Dutch Festival, these artists were specially chosen by MCG Jazz and recommended by the Muziek Centrum Netherland.  Called “one of the most important composers to come into jazz: » Read more «

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May US tour Amina Figarova


Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 2.55 PM
New Orleans Jazz festival, New Orleans, LA

Friday, May 4, 2012 at 9.30 PM
Cliff bells, Detroit, MI

Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 8.30 PM
Nighttown, Cleveland, OH

Sunday, May 8, 2012 at 7.30 PM and 9.30 PM
Jazzstandard, New York, NY

Monday, May 9, 2012 at 7.30 PM and 9.30 PM
Jazzstandard, New York, NY

Tuesday, May 10, 2012 at 7.30 PM
The Outpost, Albuquerque, NM

Wednesday, May 11, 2012 at 7 PM
Jazzfresno, Fresno, CA

Thursday, May 12, 2012, from 2.00 PM
Bakersfield Jazz festival, Bakersfield, CA

Friday, May 13, 2012, at 4.30 PM
Bach Society, Half Moon Bay, CA

Saturday, May 14, 2012 at 7.30 PM
Jazzalley, Seattle, WA

Sunday, May 15, 2012 at 7.00 PM
Daly Jazz, Missoula, MT

Monday, May 16, 2012 at 7.00 PM
Daly Jazz, Missoula, MT

Tuesday, May 17, 2012 at 7.30 PM
PDX Jazz, Portland, OR

Wednesday, May 18, 2012 at 8.00 PM
Manchester Craftmen’s Guild, Pittsburgh, PA

Pianist Amina Figarova is still touring the USA, make sure you go to one of her performances if you haven’t seen her yet.

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Dutch Women of Jazz perform in Pittsburgh during Distinctively Dutch Festival

Dutch Women of Jazz
Dutch Women of Jazz

Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 20
MCG Jazz – Pittsburgh, PA

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February US Tour Amina Figarova


Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 8:00 PM and 10:00PM
Kitano Jazzclub, New York, NY

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 9:00 PM
Somethin’ Jazzclub, New York, NY

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 8:00 PM
The Colony Cafe, Woodstock, NY Thursday

February 23, 2012 at 8:00 PM
Andie Musik,  Baltimore, MD

Friday, February 24, 2012 at 8:00 PM
The Dear Head Inn
, Deleware Watergap, PA

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Amina Figarova plays in NYC area


photo: Courtesy of the Artist

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 12.30 PM and 2.30 PM
The Blue Note, 131 West 3rd Street, New York, NY 10012

Friday, December 2, 2011, 9.00 PM and 10.30 PM
The Jazz Gallery, 290 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10013

Saturday, December 3, 2011, 8PM
The Falcon, 1348 9W, Marlboro, NY 1254

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Amina Figarova US Fall Tour


Amina Figarova Sextet, Photo: Courtesy of the artist

Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 2:15 PM

Fox Jazz Festival/Jefferson Park – Menasha, WI
Admission: Free

Sunday, September 4, 2011
Detroit Jazz Festival – Detroit, MI
Admission: Free

Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Old School of Folk Music – Chicago, IL
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Thursday, September 8, 2011
WDCB Jazz Salon, Mayslake, Oak Brook – Chicago, IL
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Friday, September 9, 2011
Trio’s Jazzclub – South Bend, IN
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Saturday, September 10, 2011
Puffin Foundation – Teaneck, NJ
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Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 7:00 PM
The Metropolitan Room – New York, NY
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August 4th, 2011 by

Amina Figarova at The Deer Head Inn & Erie Jazz Festival


Amina Figarova. Photo: courtesy of the artist.

Friday, July 22, 2011 at 7:00 PM
The Deer Head Inn – Delaware Watergap, PA
Admission: $7

Sunday, August 7, 2011 at 6:00 PM
The Erie Jazz Festival – Erie, PA
Admission: Free

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