The home of Jazz in the Middle East.

 

WARREN WOLF WITH AKUA ALLRICH | 11TH – 30TH NOVEMBER 2013

Warren Wolf is a multi-instrumentalist from Baltimore, MD. From the young age of three years old, Warren has been trained on the Vibraphone/Marimba, Drums, and Piano under the guidance of his father Warren Wolf Sr., Warren has a deep background in all genres of music. He has several recordings as a leader. Warren’s first two records are on the M&I label which is based in Japan. The first record is titled “Incredible Jazz Vibes” and second record is titled “Black Wolf”. Warren performs on both the Vibraphone and Drums. The fourth recording is titled Warren “Chano Pozo” Wolf. A future record will be released in the near future. Jazz vocalist and DC-native Akua Allrich has proven herself to be a musician of extraordinary talent and crowd-moving passion. With finesse and charisma, this vocalist, composer and teacher, has successfully etched out a place for her unique musical expression, electrifying audiences in and around the nation’s capital with sold-out performances.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit http://www.jalcdoha.com

ELIO VILLAFRANCA QUINTET | OCTOBER 21st – NOVEMBER 9th 2013

Born in the Pinar del Río province of Western Cuba, pianist and composer. Elio Villafranca, he is resident professor at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. Elio is at the forefront of the latest generation of remarkable Cuban pianists, composers and bandleaders that for several years has been making major creative contributions to the international development of modern jazz. In the 2010 Grammy Awards he was nominated in Best Latin Jazz Album of the Year, for his performance, composition and coproduction in the album “Things I Wanted To Do” by Chembo Corniel. He has released three albums as a bandleader that were each well received. In 2008 Elio Villafranca was also nominated by The Jazz Corner as pianist of the year and he received the Jazz Twirlie Nomination by Dick Crockett, of “The Voice” at 88.7FM, for his album The Source In Between.

At Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha Elio Villafranca will be performing with Arturo Joaquin (percussion), Jay Rodriguez (saxophone), Ludwig Afondso (drums) and Ricardo Rodriguez (Bass). They bring their distinctive cultural influences to the music and traditions of jazz.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit http://www.jalcdoha.com

FAMILY AFTERNOON JAZZ TALKS WITH ETIENNE CHARLES QUINTET | OCTOBER 5TH 2013

This is an afternoon of musical inspiration and designed for music lovers and children wanting to learn more about the fascinating world of Jazz. Both jazz aficionados and families with children can enjoy a selection of delectable snacks, mocktails, teas and coffee. Activities for children include henna & face painting, coloring and cookie decorating in a dedicated children’s area.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit http://www.jalcdoha.com

ETIENNE CHARLES QUINTET | SEPTEMBER 30th – OCTOBER 19th 2013

Born on the Island of Trinidad, Etienne Charles defies easy musical categorization. An alumnus of Juilliard, Charles has received critical acclaim for his exciting erformances, thrilling compositions and knack for connecting with audiences worldwide. He has been hailed by The New York Times as “an auteur”, by Jazz Times as “A daring improviser who delivers with heart wrenching lyricism” and according to Downbeat Magazine “Charles delivers his ebullient improvisations with the elegance of a world-class ballet dancer.”. In June 2012, Etienne was written into the US Congressional Record for his musical contributions to Trinidad & Tobago and the World. He currently serves as Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet at Michigan State University.

At Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha Etinne Charles will be performing with Brian Hogans (alto saxophone), Victor Gould (Piano), Burniss Travis II (bass) and John Davis (drums). They bring their distinctive cultural influences to the music and traditions of jazz.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit http://www.jalcdoha.com

DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET | SEPTEMBER 25th 2013

Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha community outreach where Dominick Farinacci Quartet performs for the public at the MIA Park.


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DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET

Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha community outreaches where Dominick Farinacci Quartet inspire and share their knowledge with students.


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DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET

The St. Regis Doha has had many brilliant moments and experiences with Dominick Farinacci Quartet during their time in Qatar.


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FAMILY AFTERNOON JAZZ TALKS WITH DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET | SEPTEMBER 7TH 2013

This is an afternoon of musical inspiration and designed for music lovers and children wanting to learn more about the fascinating world of Jazz. Both jazz aficionados and families with children can enjoy a selection of delectable snacks, mocktails, teas and coffee. Activities for children include henna & face painting, coloring and cookie decorating in a dedicated children’s area.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit http://www.jalcdoha.com

DOMINICK FARINACCI QUARTET | 2 - 29 SEPTEMBER 2013

Dominick Farinacci is a big band leader, jazz trumpeter and composer from America. The Dominick Farinacci Quartet presents jazz in a culturally expansive range, inspired by vocalists and lyrical music from around the world. Appreciating Farinacci’s adoption of cosmopolitan influences in his music, world-class jazz artist Quincy Jones made an aptly comment – “The kid is 360 Degrees!” Great melodies come from all kinds of cultures, and Dominick’s view is that jazz music helps him interpret these.

At Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha he will be performing with Christian Tamburr (piano and vibraphone), John Lumpkin (drums) and Billy Thorton (bass). They bring their distinctive cultural influences to the music and traditions of jazz.

Tweet your favorite songs to #dohaplaylist and come and hear the bands jazz version of the song at Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha.

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The weekend of June 13th 2013, the effervescent roaring 20’s fun came alive in JALC Doha with a lavish Gatsby themed party. Performing are the legendary Richard Johnson Quartet and amazing jazz singer Brianna Thomas from Jazz at Lincoln Center New York. Bold Jazz music, Gatsby-inspired cocktails and canapés made this a night to remember.

To learn more about Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, please visit
http://www.jalcdoha.com