Amina Figarova Sextet

Amina Figarova Sextet

Amina Figarova Sextet

Alex Sipiagin [trumpet]   Marc Mommas [tenor & soprano saxophones]   Bart Platteau [flutes]   Amina Figarova [piano]   Philip Norris [bass]   Jason Brown [drums]


Next Performance:Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
Sets:
7:00 PM$20 music charge
(dinner set)
3-Course Dinner Prix-Fixe $42
9:00 PM$20 music charge
(dinner set)
3-Course Dinner Prix-Fixe $42
10:30 PM$20 music charge
$20 minimum
Dinner Optional
3-Course Dinner Prix-Fixe $42
Amina Figarova, a Baku, Azerbaijan-born, classically trained pianist and composer, leads her superb sextet. Her deeply personal, highly evocative responses to social turmoil, distinctive personalities she’s encountered, and universal transitions of life inform this music. The Jazz Police reports, “This is a band that built its reputation playing original repertoire, each musician a powerful soloist in his or her own right; yet it is their signature interplay that moves the Amina Figarova Sextet above and beyond the vast majority of large chamber ensembles in modern jazz and places the pianist among the top echelon of composer/bandleaders….”