Join us as we celebrate Italian jazz and bring the “Italian experience” to Toronto. This series promises to be a memorable evening of sounds at the Jazz Bistro as part of JAZZ.FM91’s Sounds of Italy Piano Series, and is in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute & the Italian Consulate in Toronto.
Date: Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
Venue: Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria Street, Toronto
Times: 7:00-8:00 p.m. AND 9:30-10:30 p.m.
To book your dinner reservations call (416) 363-5299
Pianist, composer and music professor, Vittorio Mezza will wrap up JAZZ.FM91’s 2017 Sounds of Italy Concert Series. Performing as a trio, Vittorio will be joined by George Koller and Ben Riley!
Receiving his diploma and bachelor in jazz from the St. Cecilia Conservatory of Music in Rome, he attended various course and master classes held by international musicians including Franco D’Andrea. Mezza has gone on to lead jazz piano courses at various conservatories.
Performing in many international festivals, he has opened for the Wayne Shorter Quartet and the Mike Stern Band. Mezza has also performed in a trio with Toronto’s own George Koller and Ben Riley, and this past October, he released Naples Jazz Songs recorded here in Toronto.
Our Sounds of Italy Piano Series is proudly sponsored by: