Xavi Torres (ESP/NLD)
22 November 18:15 - 19:30
Xavi Torres is one of the most outstanding musicians coming of the Spanish and European scene. He is currently living in Amsterdam, where he already had the opportunity to play and collaborate with great musicians such as Dick Oatts, Ben van Gelder, Reinier Baas, Tineke Postma, Jasper Blom, the BvR Flamenco Bigband and the new quintet Alto for Two (with Kika Sprangers, Irene Reig, Thomas Pol and Sun-Mi Hong). He has performed as a soloist at the big hall of Auditori de Barcelona with the ESMuC Orchestra, with Lluís Vidal as a conductor. With his trio Xavi Torres won the prestigious ‘Dutch Jazz Competition’ in 2016, the Best jazz group of 2015 Award by the Catalan Jazz Association and the ‘Keep An Eye International Jazz Award’ (which he already won in 2014 as a soloist).