Fusing jazz, bossa nova and classical music, Brazillian guitarist Diego Figueiredo takes the stage with award winning Italian singer and songwriter Chiara Izzi Friday night, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Fusing jazz, bossa nova and classical music, Brazillian guitarist Diego Figueiredo takes the stage with award winning Italian singer and songwriter Chiara Izzi Friday night, October 25 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at SCC.
General admission tickets are $25 and Gold Circle tickets are $35. Purchase tickets online at https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/SoutheasternCommunityCollegeF/diegochiara.html
Diego Figueiredo is a new star of the guitar world. He is only 37, and he has released 23 CDs, 3 DVDs, and he has played in more than 60 countries around the world. He is the winner of several important competitions including The Montreux Jazz Competition, and the VISA Prize. Diego is now presenting his new concert “ From Classical to Jazz”. It is a fusion between Jazz, Bossa Nova and Classical music. Diego has a unique interpretation, with tremendous techniques and enormous emotion.
Besides being a guitar player, Diego is a producer, arranger, orchestrator, and multi-instrumentalist.
Chiara Izzi has been described by Jazz Times as “a talent to be heard, admired and anticipated” after the release of her debut album “Motifs”.
She started her musical path in Italy by learning to play the piano and performing very early. She developed a versatility thanks to a multitude of performances in Italy and abroad in Belgium, Switzerland, France, the United States, Finland and Germany, which led to her vocal mastery of traditional jazz alongside contemporary styles. Chiara’s sound is based on her own unique interpretation of a fusion of different genres, including jazz, pop and Mediterranean sounds.
For more information, call Lisa Clark at (910) 788-6320.
(Friday) 7:00 pm
Southeastern Community College
4564 Chadbourn Highway