J Kyle Quartet
J Kyle Quartet
04 Aralık 21:30
Nardis Jazz Club
Kuledibi Sok. No:8 Galata / İstanbul
J Kyle (tp), Kaan Bıyıkoğlu (p), Cahit Kutrafalı (b), Ekin Cengizkan (d).

J Kyle Indianapolis, Indiana’da doğdu ve Bloomington’da büyüdü. Şu anda Verona ve Beijing’de yaşayan sanatçı birçok ülkede konserlerine devam etmekte. Berklee College of Music, Indiana University ve University of Northern Colorado’da devam ettirdiği eğitim hayatını 1995’te tamamladı. 1991’de prestijli Fulbright bursunu kazandı ve bir yıl boyunca Macaristan’da doğaçlama eğitimiyle ilgili pedagojik çalışmalarda bulundu.

J Kyle geçtiğimiz otuz yılda ABD, İtalya, Kanada, İsveç, Macaristan, Slovakya, Çek Cumhuriyeti, İsviçre, İngiltere, İspanya, Romanya, Almanya, Fildişi Sahilleri, Tanzanya, Malezya, Singapur, Tayland, Avustralya, Yeni Zelanda, İsrail, Lübnan, Kıbrıs Rum Kesimi, Tayvan ve Çin’de konserler çaldı, ders verdi.

Beraber sahne aldığı isimler arasında Paul Motian, Vincent Herring, the Mingus Dynasty Big Band, The Temptations ve Liza Minelli olan J Kyle bugüne kadar 50’den fazla albümde yer aldı. Bunların arasından en çok bilinen besteleri ‘’World Downside Up’’ ve ‘’Tongues of Fire’’. Son albümü ‘’Be Still and Know’’da J Kyle’a eşlik eden isimler arasında İtalyan ustalar Paolo Birro, Salvatore Maiore ve Roberto Dani yer alıyor.

“Jazz Education Abroad” kuruluşu ile beraber çalışarak Asya, Avrupa ve Orta Doğu’da caz seminerleri düzenleyen sanatçı, aynı zamanda Nexus isimli uluslararası sanat derneği ile de sanat eğitimleri vererek toplum bilincini destekleyen projelerde çalışıyor.

Giriş: 50 TL, Öğrenci: 35 TL

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J Kyle was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, and grew up in Bloomington. He currently lives between Verona, Italy and Beijing, China, teaching and performing Jazz all over the world.

He studied music performance and education at Berklee College of Music, Indiana University, and the University of Northern Colorado, completing his doctorate in 1995. In 1991 he received the prestigious Fulbright Grant for a year of pedagogical research into new methods of teaching improvisation in Hungary.

For the last 30 years, J Kyle has performed and taught in the United States, Italy, Canada, Sweden, Hungary, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, England, Spain, Romania, Germany, the Ivory Coast, Tanzania, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Lebanon, Cyprus, Taiwan, and China.

He has performed with numerous internationally-known jazz and commercial artists, including Paul Motian, Vincent Herring, the Mingus Dynasty Big Band, The Temptations, and Liza Minelli. J Kyle has recorded over 50 albums with various artists and independent labels, including his original compositions World Downside Up and Tongues of Fire, which are available on iTunes and Spotify. J Kyle’s has just recorded a soon to be released album, Be Still and Know,with Italian jazz maestros Paolo Birro, Salvatore Maiore, and Roberto Dani.

He teaches Jazz workshops in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East through Jazz Education Abroad. Through his work with theinternational arts association, Nexus, J Kyle facilitates learning communities where people gather for dynamic shared encounters with meaning through the arts.

Music Charge; 50.-TL