UK tour, Oct 2013: Since moving to the UK in the autumn of 2012, Marco has already established himself on the UK jazz scene, forming the Marco Marconi Trio with top UK jazz artists, Enzo Zirilli on drums and Andrea di Biase on double bass. The Trio has recently toured the UK in October 2013 at venues including Stratford Jazz, The Stables, Parr Jazz & Soundcellar among others.
Candid Records: Marco is delighted to have met Alan Bates and signed up with legendary jazz label, Candid Records. Marco's piano solo CD, Mosaico will be re-released on the label in spring 2014 followed by a new release from the Trio in the autumn of 2014 which is due to be recorded in November at the Fazioli Concert Hall near Venice, Italy.
Fazioli Concert Hall: In November 2013 the Marco Marconi Trio headed to Venice, Italy to record a new CD at the prestigious Fazioli Concert Hall. This album will be released in 2014 on the Candid Record Label. Tracks will include Marco's original music which the Trio has been playing to great acclaim during the UK tour.
Mosaico: Marco recorded Mosaico (jazz piano solo), a mix of jazz standards and original compositions, at the prestigious Fazioli Concert Hall in Italy. Released to great acclaim in January 2011 with a press conference and concert at Anghiari, Tuscany, you can listen to a couple of tracks from the CD on the player below:
Internet Radio: Marco's music is now getting regular airings on Radio & Internet Radio worldwide, most recently with a live radio interview on on 1 Oct 2013 at BBC 3 Counties Radio & 3 June 2013 at Diverse FM, Luton. Other stations include Jazz.com Radio Luxembourg, KMHD Jazz Radio Portland, Indie Jazz Cafe Podcast, JazzCity on Radio NEO and Che 98.2FM Online Jazz Radio. In 2012, Marco also did a live interview for the national Radio Rai 1 in Italy.
Performances: Now based in London, Marco is bringing his own unique style of music to the UK with regular gigs in London and the South East with top UK jazz musicians including Enzo Zirilli, Andrea di Biase, Adam Glasser, Gareth Lockrane, Nigel Price, Georgia Mancio and Shane Allessio. Marco will be touring the UK for the first time with his trio in October 2013.
During 2012, Marco performed at the Umbria Jazz Festival and the Festival dei Saraceni in his native Italy.
Oct 2011 saw Marco performing in piano solo at the Lancaster Music Festival in the UK. During 2011 he also performed at Umbria Jazz, Umbria Film Festival, Valmarecchia Festival, Monterchi Festival and Festival of the Nations as well as many other gigs throughout his native Italy. Marco made a highly successful UK debut at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2009, where "Marco's performances were the highlight of the fringe festival".
Composing: Much of Marco’s time is devoted to composing jazz and his work includes many beautiful ballads, swing, bossa and more...
Trio: Marco has formed his own jazz trio with fantastic jazz musicians Enzo Zirilli (drums) and Andrea di Biase (double bass). The Marco Marconi Trio is performing regularly at gigs, concerts and special events. The Trio has gigs lined up in the UK throughout 2013 and a UK tour in October 2013.
Contact Sally Ann Hayes to book Marco or the Marco Marconi Trio or for more information.