João Ferreira Quintet
The creation of this quintet stems from the desire of pianist João Ferreira to recreate the energetic “grooves” and strong and harmonized melodies characteristic of the jazz of the 50s and 60s.
The aim is to breathe new life into works by the great composers of the time
like Horace Silver, Cedar Walton, Benny Golson and Wayne Shorter and “resurrect” the swing and drive of masters like Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers.
Compositions will also be incorporated into the lineup of the show.
originals, bringing new moments to the spectators.
The formation of the Group is:
João Ferreira – Piano
Maximiliano Llanos – Drums
Hugo Santos – Double bass
Leon Baldersberger – Trumpet
Luís Domingos Míguel – Saxophone