At the Kalnciema Quarter, May 30th, at 19:00 - LUCA CIARLA QUARTET!
Already on the last Thursday of May on the open air stage of Kalnciema Quarter a concert by the one of the most creative and surprising violin music projects nowadays - Luca Ciarla Quartet!
The core of the Quartet is an Italian born Luca Ciarla who began playing violin and piano at the age of eight. The inspiration for jazz and improvisation Luca got from Keith Jarret, Egberto Gismonti and The Turtle Island Quartet. Later continued to study in Europe and USA where he completed the Doctor degree of Music Arts. Beside that, violinist organizes workshops and has been a laureate of many international music contests, also has received a Chamber Music America award.
Quartet is unusual in transcending the boundaries among genres to trace an innovative musical path, a perfect balance between written compositions, improvisation, traditional and contemporary sounds.
Luca Ciarla Quartet has performed in jazz, classical and also world music festivals - Montreal Jazz Festival and Melbourne International Jazz Festival.
„Luca Ciarla has wooed the classical, jazz and folk crowds with his originality," Cover Magazine (Hong Kong)