台北藍調特演 林煒盛吉他重奏 Lin WeiSheng Guitar Duo featuring Nicholas McBride
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擅長演奏吉他與貝斯的爵士名家林煒盛 搭檔貝斯好手 Julian Wittich 鼓手Nicholas McBride 滿載爵士經典的吉他重奏 精彩可期 Famous bass/guitar player Lin Weisheng will perform popular jazz standards, featuring Julian Wittich on bass. ( Photo © Austin Su )
2020.11.02 MON NT$500 入場費含一份選定飲料 精選紅白葡萄酒單支開瓶 可抵兩位入場費
Live Music Charge w/1 selected drink. / Live Music Charge for 2 people cover one bottle wine.
吉他演奏家林煒盛出生於台灣台南市，台灣大學哲學系畢業，退伍後赴美國攻讀爵士低音提琴碩士，2001年獲得紐約州立大學(Purchase college，State Univ. of NY)音樂碩士學位(master of music)，畢業後在紐約展開職業演奏生涯，為目前極少數在紐約從事全職樂手的台灣人。林煒盛在紐約曾與許多知名的爵士樂手合作，包括Ralph Lalama、Bill Mays、Bob Dorough、Joe
Cohn、Bobby Porcelli、T.S. Monk、Lewis Nash、Eddie Bert等等；演奏地點遍及美國東岸各大爵士樂俱樂部如Blue Note、Birdland、Iridium、Lenox Lounge、Up Over Jazz Café、Cleopatra’s Needle、Deer Head Inn等。林煒盛並曾受國際主流爵士媒體All About Jazz New York青睞予以報導，2006年10月由名樂評Donald Elfman為其個人專輯"Gone With the Wind"撰寫樂評並給予佳評，而All About Jazz更曾於2007年7月選擇他為當月值得聆聽人物(Listen Up!)之一。
Guitarist WeiSheng Lin was born in Tainan, Taiwan . He began to study double bass at the second year of college . After one year , he was playing professionally with local musicians in Taipei . In 1999 , WeiSheng moved to New York to pursue graduate studies at State University of New York ,Purchase College . While in school ,he studied bass with Todd Coolman and Dennis Irwin and studied guitar with the legendary guitar master Joe Puma. WeiShneg finished his graduate studies in 2002 .Since then , he has been very active in New York jazz scene . He has played in many New York jazz clubs , such as Blue Note ,Birdland , Iridium ,Lenox Lounge , Cleopatra's Needle , Small's ,etc . He has performed with Jon Faddis , Bill Mays , Ralph Lalama , Don Sickler , Bob Dorough , Joe Cohn ,Bobby Porcelli, Grant Stewart T'S Monk ,Lewis Nash ,Eddie Bert ,Doug Munro,etc. In 2006 , WeiSheng's debut album "Gone With the Wind" was highly acclaimed by All About Jazz's music critic Donald Elfman .Also, in July of 2007 , All About Jazz picked WeiSheng Lin as 2 of the "listen up" musicians of the month .
For the last few years , WeiSheng has been involved in Animal rescue scene in Taiwan ,especially for dogs . In 2014, WeiSheng decided to move back to Taiwan to take care of the senior dog "Shiung Bao",who he has rescued years ago . While spending a lot of time volunteering in animal rescue scene, he still maintains his busy schedule as a professional musician .
Julian Wittich (紀安) (1999) 是一位爵士貝斯手和作曲家，目前居住在阿姆斯特丹。出生於台北的 Wittich 7歲就開始拉小提琴，他很快就發現了自己對各種音樂風格的興趣，自學成才在13歲時開始學電貝斯，然後17歲時開始學低音大提琴(double bass)。他目前在阿姆斯特丹音樂學院讀書，跟歐洲一些著名的爵士貝斯手學習，例如 Clemens van der Feen 和 John Clayton。
Conveying pure emotion, intensity, and soul through his music, Julian Wittich is a bassist and composer currently based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. As a native of Taipei, Taiwan, Wittich began his musical studies with the violin at 7 years old. He soon discovered his appetite for various styles of music, teaching himself to play the electric bass at age 13 and eventually the double bass at age 17. During his high school years at Taipei American School, Wittich was hailed as one of the most exciting musical prospects in Taiwan, playing semi-professionally throughout the country, winning 2nd Prize at the 2016 Taichung International Jazz Festival Competition, and performing there as a main act that year. Currently studying a Bachelor of Music at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, Wittich’s influences include: Ray Brown, Christian McBride, Marcus Miller, Oscar Peterson, & many more. He most recently recorded an album in late 2018 with flamenco guitarist DuCroock and Grammy award-winning percussionist Richard Marquez, set to be released in early 2019.
[ Nicholas McBride | Drums ] Nicholas McBride是一名 來自於澳洲的鼓手 他自2002年起常駐於中國上海。Nicholas畢業於澳 洲國立大學爵士樂專業， 他在21歲時便離開了家鄉 堪培拉。 在1992年到2002年期 間，Nicholas移居雪梨， 錄製了總數超過20張的專 輯。其中合作的澳洲作曲 家有 Sean Wayland, Mark de Clive-Lowe, Gerard Masters Trio,以及 Lily Dior 。同時他成立了90年代雪梨最成功的非營利性的原創音樂組織“Jazzgroove”以及堪培拉“Jazz Initiative”的創始人之一。Nicholas從5歲便有敏銳節奏感的天份，也是在5歲學習架子鼓，在過去的30年間，他參與製作專輯錄製、巡迴演出、現身於 各大音樂節，以自由音樂人的身份活躍在世界各地。與此同時，他還是上海和 平飯店、澳門威尼斯人酒店、JZ Club, Salmos Lounge, CJW, House of Blues & Jazz, Heyday, Shake的演出嘉賓。Nicholas 是擁有深厚爵士樂功底的鼓手，多元化發展並能掌握各類音樂風格的 演出，他與九拍音樂教育平台(在全中國擁有超過1000家分校)合作並為其錄 製教學影片、大師課主講、進行獨奏表演以及擔任評為等等。除此之外 Nicholas還是中國吉林藝術學院的客座教授。
Nicholas McBride is an Australian drummer, band leader and educator currently based in Taipei, Taiwan. He spent 10 years freelancing in Sydney, then 18 years in Shanghai where he was based since 2002. Known for his versatility and eclectic musical taste, Nicholas has performed, recorded and toured 17 countries in his music career so far with musicians in Australia, South Africa, Kenya, India, the U.S. and China including: Karen Mok, Deedee Bridgewater, Jony J, Dou Jing Tong, Tia Ray, Lu1, Dj Wordy, Dale Barlow, Shunza, Dj Cavia, Tia Fuller, Matt Penman, Roby Lakatos, Igor Butman, Mark De Clive- Lowe, Bjorn Sølli Trio, Theo Croker, Red Groove Project, Michael Wong, Tal Cohen, Christy Smith, Jamie Oehlers, Kerry Biddel, Andrei Kondakov, Ted Lo, Howard McCrary, Andrew Hill, Peter Scherr, Li Quan, Bill Heid, Lawrence Ku Trio, Dj Conrank, James Muller, O’Donel Levy, Chekov, Nicholas Bouloukos, Carl Dewhurst, David Huang, Sean Wayland, Bernie McGann Trio, Hendrik Muerkins, Sinne Eeg, Eugene Pao, Toku, Sam Rivers, Gerard Masters Trio, Blaine Whittaker, Richard Sussman, Laura Fygi, Mike Nock, Dj Ian Pooley, Chielli Minucci, Judith Durham, Kirk Lightsey, Dj Lj, Hakuei Kim, Mandy Gaines, Emma Paki, Rai Thistlethwaite, Lily Dior, Alan Dargin, Phillip Slater, Meachie Day, Willow Neilson, Kim Paterson, Mallika Sarabhai, Nathan Haines, Epizo Bangoura, Zhao Ke, Tommy Tycho, Cameron Undy’s 20th Century Dog, Danielle Gaha DeAndrea, Ardijah, Steve Hunter, Tim Hopkins, Darren Percival, Ttechmak and many more.
Nicholas began studying drums at the age of 5 and has been freelancing in Asia for the past 18 years, touring, recording new projects, jazz festivals and residencies at Bluenote, Brown Sugar, Salmos Lounge, JZ Club, CJW, Heyday, House of Blues and Jazz, Shake, also the Venetian and Sands Resorts in Macau where he was band leader of the Big Small Trio in the Sands VIP lounge. Since 2012 Nicholas has been working with the 9beats Drum
Institute (over 1000 branches in China) as an artist, recording a series of instructional drum recordings (30 original songs), instructional videos, giving drum technique masterclasses and solo performances all across mainland China. In 2016 he was rewarded an honorary guest “Professor” of Jazz Drumming at the Jilin University of the Arts, in Changchun, for his contributions to drum education in China.
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