台北藍調特演 Michael Wang Standards Collective
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今夏活躍台北樂壇 長駐紐約的長號手Michael邀集本地好手 將帶來膾炙人口的經典爵士名曲
Led by trombonist Michael Wang, the quartet will perform popular jazz standards.
2020.10.18 SUN 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.
長號手Michael Wang是國際爵士樂界新興的人才。Michael生於台灣，在美國長大，曾獲得伯克利音樂學院的全額獎學金，並於2012-2017年就讀。Michael畢業後，移居紐約開始與Mingus大樂隊，Frank Lacy，Slide Hampton，Valery Ponomarev，Josh Evans大樂隊等藝術家合作。他最近發布了首張專輯“Bone of the Wang Vol. 1”in 2020。 Trombonist, composer, and arranger Michael Wang is an up and coming talent in the NYC music scene. Originally from Sacramento, California, Wang began his studies on the trombone at the age of eleven. In 2012, he moved to Boston to begin his studies at Berklee College of Music as a recipient of the Presidential Scholarship, where he studied with Phil Wilson, Marshall Gilkes, David Santoro, George Garzone, Darren Barrett, among others. He was a member of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute under the direction of Danilo Perez, from 2013-2016. During his time in school Wang participated in several jazz trombone competitions, becoming the winner of the American Trombone Workshop's "Division 1" solo competition in 2015 and was a finalist in the ITA's Carl Fontana and JJ Johnson Competitions, in 2015 and 2016. After graduating Berklee, Wang moved to New York City in 2017 where he began performing regularly with groups such as the Mingus Big Band, Frank Lacy's Smalls Sextet and "Tromboniverse," Josh Evans' Big Band, Pedro Giraudo's Jazz Orchestra, Arturo O'Farrill's Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, Alexi David's "Three or Four Shades of Mingus," David Chamberlain's "Band of Bones," among others. He also occasionally leads his own quintet, performing at venues such as Smalls and Fat Cat in Greenwich Village. His debut album, called "Bone of the Wang Volume One," is set to be released in January of 2020 under Outside in Music's "Nextlevel" label. It features Jonathan Elbaz on piano, Giuseppe Cucchiara on bass, Kazuhiro Odagiri on drums, and Juan Felipe Mejia Tobon on percussion, who perform Wang's original compositions and arrangements.
畢業於比利時布魯塞爾皇家音樂學院 (Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel)爵士音樂系，專攻爵士鋼琴演奏，師事鋼琴家Diederik Wissels以及Nathalie Loriers。個人專輯《共聲體三重奏》獲得第25屆金曲獎演奏類「最佳專輯獎」與「最佳作曲人獎」。除了常態性爵士演出、錄音外，目前任教台南藝術大學應用音樂系、輔仁大學音樂系。
於大學時期開始接觸爵士樂，畢業後赴美就讀Berklee College of Music並於2016取得Diploma in Performance Major，在校期間與John Baboian, Jon Hazilla, Ken Cervenka, Jason Palmer,等教師合奏。畢業時帶領其五重奏於Red Room 939 , David Friend Recital Hall等地方演出。於2017旅居紐約期間，參與“樂在紐約系列”，異鄉人的心情音樂會與金曲客家歌王謝宇威合作。2018歸國後參與絲竹空團員培訓計畫擔任主題課程講師，與音樂家合作於各展演空間，目前致力於推廣爵士樂賞析與相關基礎教育。
16歲開始學習爵士鼓, 2008年參加台北國際爵士音樂營後, 便一頭栽入爵士樂的學習與演出, 演奏風格上受Philly Joe Jones, Elvin Jones等影響, 曾師事於Quincy Davis, 2009年進入陸軍樂隊服役, 退伍後開始出沒於台北的各大Live House如Blue Note, 雅痞書店, Sappho, 露西亞等地方, 目前每個禮拜三固定於台北Blue Note演出. 曾參與隱分子樂團演出及EP錄製, 李芳旭三重奏於台北爵士音樂節及台中爵士音樂節演出以及9m88 "樂人"頻道的錄製與2017冬季巡迴鼓手。
歡迎光臨台北藍調 歡迎同樂爵士 Welcome to Blue Note Taipei. Welcome to the Jazz World.