February 4, 2018 8:00 pm
William Tatge Trio
William Tatge – piano
Beekman comprises pianist Yago Vazquez (Spain), saxophonist Kyle Nasser (U.S), bassist Pablo Menares (Chile), and drummer Rodrigo Recabarren(Chile). Critics have praised this album as “vital new music” (Donald Elfman, New York City Jazz Record) and “a joyful and continued speculation flowing in almost all facets with surprising ease.” (Jazz, ese ruido). It even earned the group a nomination for “Best Jazz/Fusion Artist” in the Chilean Music Awards (Premios Pulsar).
William Tatge is a pianist, composer and improviser. Born in Umbria, Italy, of American parents, he lived in Todi and Florence until moving to New York City in 2008. Tatge is active in jazz, classical, new and improvised music. He has performed widely throughout Europe, South America, Japan, Canada and the U.S. in solo piano concerts, leading his groups or as a sideman. He has released three records to his name and collaborated on two multimedia works with artist Christine Meisner which have been shown in major art institutions throughout the world. http://www.williamtatge.com/