Ferenc Nemeth Band featuring Jacques Schwarz-Bart, Kenny Werner and Lionel Loueke: Triumph CD Release
Show DescriptionFerenc Nemeth is an accomplished and versatile musician who continues to push the boundaries of jazz drumming and composition. Nemeth has since the early days of his career, been one of the most sought after drummers both, in his native Hungary as well as in the United States. Coming from a musical family, his unique dynamism and versatility was fostered from a very early age. An exciting performer and imaginative collaborator, Nemeth is well regarded for his work with the Lionel Loueke Trio and GilFeMa and has also traveled, performed and collaborated extensively as a bandleader, co-leader, sideman and educator as well as initiating creative projects of his own. An ever-present thirst for exploration and experimentation has seen Nemeth travel widely and play with musicians from a variety of backgrounds and countries. This occupation in turn, has also resulted in Nemeth’s regular participation in workshops and teaching programs in the United States and internationally, the most recent being stints at the University of Siena and the Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music in India. Tonight Ferenc celebrates his latest CD release with Jacques Schwarz-Bart, Kenny Werner and Lionel Loueke.
"You have a real deal shot at album of the year." -Brent Black, CriticalJazz
"While it might be a groaner to say that Triumph lives up to its name, it's the absolute truth. This may be the critical sleeper disc of the year." -Dan Bilawsky, AAJ