In Sides by Javier Moreno in New York
Bassist Javier Moreno presents “In Sides,” a new project of contemporary Jazz and improvisation that reflects roots, longings, ruptures, and hopes.
EtM Con Edison Composer-in-Residence and bassist Javier Moreno performs his new work, In Sides, after his completion of his residency at Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. The work addresses the internal and intimate reflection on being divided between place and space permanently in which roots, longing, and hopes are reflected.
- Javier Moreno: Bass and compositions.
- Jeff Hirshfield: Drums.
- Santiago Leibson: Piano.
- Hery Paz: Tenor saxophone, flute and clarinet.
- Michael Attias: Alto saxophone.
About Javier Moreno
Javier Moreno is a double bassist and composer from Madrid. During the past years, he has also resided in Buenos Aires, Rome, Madrid and New York, where he has been dedicated to an intensive agenda of professional dissemination and the enrichment of his musical sensibilities in contemporary creation, jazz, flamenco, and creative music in addition to other disciplines.
His professional career has been dedicated to various musical scenes within contemporary Jazz, Flamenco, and other musical genres, and he has collaborated with diverse artists such as, Gerald Cleaver, Tim Berne, Dino Saluzzi, Tony Malaby, Jeremy Pelt, Mat Maneri, George Garzone, Craig Taborn, Greg Tardy, Badal Roy, Carmen Linares, Agustín Carbonell “El Bola”, Javier Ruibal, Arcángel, Rycardo Moreno, and David Dorantes.
He has played on numerous international stages including: Sunset Sunside in Paris, Charles V Palace in Granada (Spain), Utrech Auditórium (Holland), The National Auditorium in Madrid, and The Stone and Iridium in New York, and performed in jazz festivals such as the San Sebastián Jazz Festival (Spain), the Spoletto Jazz Festival (USA), Buenos Aires Jazz Festival (Argentina), Monterrey Jazz Festival (Mexico), Madrid Jazz Festival (Spain), New York Flamenco Festival (NYC), Jazz Sur Son in Toulouse (France), and Imago Festival (Slovenia).