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Make Music Day: Danilo Rea
June 21, 2021 • 6:00 pm - June 27, 2021(All times are in PDT)
On the occasion of Make Music Day 2021, Enjoy an exclusive improvised performance by the internationally acclaimed jazz pianist Danilo Rea recorded inside a suggestive Benedictine Abbey near Rome.
Improvised program that includes:
Un giorno dopo l’altro | Luigi Tenco
Hallelujah | Leonard Cohen
Senza fine | Gino Paoli
Intermezzo cavalleria rusticana | Pietro Mascagni
Il pescatore | Francesco De André
Bocca di rosa | Francesco De André
Special thanks to Rev. Priore Conventuale, Padre Dom Eugenio Gargiulo and Abbazia S. Maria di Farfa. An audio and video production by Emme Produzioni Musicali & Spotted Mind Production.
DANILO REA is a graduate of the Santa Cecilia music conservatory in Rome.
He made his debut with the “Trio di Roma” (with Roberto Gatto and Enzo Pietropaoli) in 1975.
Rea has performed with Chet Baker, Lee Konitz, Steve Grossman, Mimmo Cafiero, Phil Woods, Art Farmer, Curtis Fuller and Kenny Wheeler. In pop music he has performed with Mina, Domenico Modugno, Pino Daniele, Riccardo Cocciante and Gianni Morandi. He participated in “Requiem for Pierpaolo Pasolini” by Roberto De Simone at the Teatro San Carlo in Napoli.