TOMMASO TRONCON QUINTET
Encouraged by new artistic and spiritual needs, Tommaso Tronco directs his compositions to a maximum concentration and intensity in execution, towards the interoperability group, based on the special understanding with the extraordinary musicians and artistic adventures friends: Giovanni Perin, Giulio Scaramella, Igor Spallati ed Ugo alunni. The group proposes a repertoire of original parts that extend from traditional jazz style to that of contemporary jazz.
Tommaso Tronco, is saxophonist and composer from Treviso, who currently lives in Berlin. He graduated with honors in Sassofono Classico and Musica Jazz at the Conservatory of Music in Vicenza, and in addition pursued perfection studies near Jazz Institut of Berlin. He is the winner of international competitions and from 2014 is the tenor saxophonist near National Orchestra ”Jazz Italiana Giovani Talenti” under the direction of maestro Paolo Damiani. With a rich artistic career, under the flessibile name of Tommaso Tronco Jazz Trio, Quartetto o Quintetto has conducted concerts in several European countries for the program and TV performance “Parallelo Italia”.
Giovanni Perin, born in Padova has started to play the piano at age 8 years. In 2010 degree in percussion at the Conservatory, under the guidance of professor Alberto Macchini with maximum points. From 2010 to 2014, he specializes in Vibrafono instrument under the direction of David Friedman at Jazz Institute Berlin (University of Arts in Berlin). He has won prizes in many jazz music competitions like National Award "Lighthouse Jazz 2007", "Roma Jam Session 2008", "Premio Zorzella 2011". Has performed like percussionist classic together with "Orchestra Mozart" directed by Maestro Brass, "Orchestra di Padova del Veneto", etc. He has been invited to participate in important festivals of jazz music in Italy like "Berlin Radio Jazz Festival" "di Ancona Jazz Festival", "Padova Jazz Festival", "Bologna Jazz Festival".
Giulio Scaramella, graduated with maximum points in piano at the Conservatory "Giuseppe Tartini" of Trieste under the direction of professor Igor Cognolato; Ongoing he pursues the study at the at the prestigious biennial Music Room School of the Trio di Parma and he has graduated in level II to jazz interpretation. He pursued studies in the fields of jazz as well as classical music at the master class and semiareve with world famous musician. Winner of many awards in national and international competitions, the winner of the International Competition Città di Treviso, Prize "Chicco Bettinardi" - Piacenza etc. Has performed in many international festival like "Rimini Jazz", Heraklion Summer Arts Festival, Mittelfest, Trieste Loves Jazz, Veneto Jazz, Jazz & Wine, Summer Music Festival Nei Suoni dei luoghi, and in many European countries. From 2008 with Fade Out Trio, cures implementation of a project that brings together classical music and jazz, which culminated with the publication of a CD that includes the key jazz arrangements of Scriabin, Chopin, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and other authors.
Igor Spallati, born in Perugia. After completing her academic studies in Italy under the direction of maestro Silvio Bruni, deepens the study of jazz bass at Jazz Institut Berlin under the direction of Greg Vohen, John Hollenbeck, David Friedman Kurt Sosenwinkel. He has performed with renowned artists like Fred Hersch, David Gilmore, David Russel, Brad Shepik, Mirabassi Gabriele, Pietro Tonolo, Rossano Emili, Joe Hisaishi, etc., in a musical diapason that includes jazz, classical music and film music.
Ugo Alunni, born in Perugia. He has studying at the Morlacchi Conservatory and continues further studies of the battery instrument near drummer’s Collective of New York. He currently lives in Berlin and attends the Jazz Institute, under the direction of John Hollenbeck, David Friedman Kurt Rosenwinkel. He has performed with renowned artists such as Emily Rossano, Dan Kinzelman, Joe Rehmer, Perugia Jazz Orchestra, Pietro Tonolo, Alessandro Lanzoni, Ed Partyka, and many others.
Tommaso Troncon - Saxophone
Giulio Scaramella - Piano
Giovanni Perin - Vibraphone
Igor Spallati - Double Bass
Ugo Alunni - Drums