Andrea Marcelli (Italy)

Kirk MacDonald-Sax, Dave Restivo-Piano, Roberto Occhipinit-Bass &Andrea Marcelli-Drums

Concert in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute

with creative Italian drummer/composer Andrea Marcelli

finally coming to Toronto with an exceptional group  

Kirk MacDonald, Dave Restivo and Roberto Occhipinti,

for a special journey full of colors, passion and dynamics.

Their music is based on sincere musical dialog.
Italian and original melodies transporting the listener

to places known and unknown, eliciting hidden emotions.

Marcelli now resident in Berlin, successfully performed extensively

in 5 continents, recorded with such labels as Verve/PolyGram and

played with musicians by the likes of Wayne Shorter, David Liebman,

Bob Mintzer, Allan Holdsworth, Markus Stockhausen, Eddie Gomez,

Mike Stern, Don Menza, Palle Danielsson, Eberhard Weber and others.

Two of his compositionas are included in “The European Real Book”

The program includes Marcelli’s compositions from his latest cd

“Beyond The Blue” and “Sundance” and famous standards

by Italian composers.

Expect the unexpected!