SERGI SIRVENT

 

SERGI SIRVENT ESCUÉ (1978, Bcn) / Jazz Pianist & Composer   

ACADEMIC BIO:

-High School at Frederic Mistral-Tècnic Eulàlia (1995)
-Degree in Music Primary Education at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB/1999)
-Degree as Modern Music Performer/INCANOP (Generalitat de Catalunya) -Professional Music Degree in Jazz Piano/ ESMUC (2009)

Courses, Seminars, Masterclass, Professional Experience:

– CURSOS I SEMINARIOS INTERNACIONALES DE JAZZ : Igualada(1999), Zarautz (2000) i Sevilla (2002)
– Several masterclasses and private lessons with the composer and pianist GUILLERMO KLEIN.
– TWO SEMESTERS AT THE NEW SCHOOL UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK with scholarship from the goverment of Catalunya (2001)
– 3 MONTHS taking private lessons with the pianist and composer BEN WALTZER with scholarship from the Goverment of Catalunya (2002)
– 3 MONTHS taking private lessons with the pianist and composer FRED HERSCH with scholarship from the Goverment of Catalunya (2003)
– Masterclass with Paul Bley Jimmy Cobb, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Cameron Brown, , Ethan Iverson, Magali Soriau, Guillermo Klein, Reid Anderson, Ben Street, Avishai Cohen and other musicians of the new york jazz scene.
– Played at the contemporanian dance festival DANSA VALENCIA ´02 as songwriter and guitarrist with “mentiras del entusiasmo” working with the dancer DAMIÁN MUÑOZ. With him also work with “Astronauta, piano y cajón” in the festival DIES DE DANSA XI festival internacional de Danza en paisages urbanos in Barcelona. In April 2003 they worked togheter again with 34NEGRO performed at Espai Lliure placed in the Teatre Lliure in Motjuïc, Barcelona. He played as a pianist, arranger and songwriter too.
– Worked with the funky group FUNDACIÓN TONY MANERO recording a live album at Sala BIKINI on 1999.
Played in clubs in Barcelona and Cataluya like Jamboree , Luz de Gas, Nova Jazz Cava de Terrassa, Harlem jazz Club,, Bel.luna, La Bôitre, , Jazz Cava de Vic, Jazz Room (la cova del drac) and also played in clubs over Spain (Galícia, País Vasco, Madrid, Valencia, Ibiza, Mallorca ,etc), France (Duc des Lombards, Paris/Le Mediator,Perpignan), USA (Instituto Cervantes -New York), Germany ( JazzKeller, Fankfurt/Schlot ,Berlin), England (Pizza Soho Club ,Londres), Brasil (Teatro Principal de Pernambuco ,Recife)
Played in several festivals with many projects:
• Cicle de Jazz de Tona (2000)
• Cicle de Jazz de Tona (2002)
• 7è cicle de Jazz de Manlleu
• Dansa Valencia´02
• Dies de Dansa 2002 (SGAE, Barcelona)
• V Festival da Música nos Pazos 2002 (Tribes, Galícia)
• I Cicle de Músiques dels Pobles (auditorio CajaMadrid) 2003
• Festival L´Hora del Jazz- Memorial Tete Montoliu 2003
• Festival Internacional de Jazz de Barcelona 2003
• Festival de Jazz de Vic 2003
• Festival Bus Stop 2003 (Moià, Barcelona)
• Cicles Musicals al Saló de Cent 2004
• Cicle de Piano a RaiArt (2004)
• Festival MasiMas 2004
• Festival de Música del Bruc 2004
• Festival de Jazz de Figueres 2004
• Festival de Jazz de Getxo 2004
• 15è Festival de Música Creativa i Jazz de Ciutat Vella 2004
• Festival Internacional de Jazz de Barcelona 2005
• Festival Altaveu Frontera 2005
• BCN Jove Jazz-Cicle de Jazz (auditori CajaMadrid) 2006
• 1er Cicle de Jazz a Mitjanit al Maresme (2006)
• 25è Cicle de Jazz al Casino de Granollers 2006 (Barcelona)
• Festival de Jazz de Ibiza 2006
• Festival de Jazz de Getxo 2006
• Festival de Jazz de Boadilla del Monte 2006
• Festival de Jazz de Valencia 2006
• Festival de Jazz de Zarautz 2006
• Festival MasiMas 2006
• Cicle Nits de Jazz 2007 (platja d´Aro)
• 26è Cicle de Jazz al Casino de Granollers 2007 (Barcelona)
• II Cicle de Jazz al teatre Zorrilla de Badalona (2007)
• Festival BCN mp7 (2007)
• Festival de Jazz de Perpinyà “Jazzèbre” 2007
• Festival de Jazz de Zarautz 2007
• Festival de Jazz de Ibiza 2007
• Festival de Jazz de Gijón 2007
• Festival de Jazz de Figueres 2007
• Festival de Jazz de Getxo 2007
• Festival MasiMas 2007
• Festival L´Hora del Jazz- Memorial Tete Montoliu 2007
• Festival Internacional de Jazz de Terrassa 2007
• Atac de Jazz de Tàrrega 2007
• Atac de Jazz de Tàrrega 2008
• Festival de Jazz de Vic 2008
• Festival de Jazz de Getxo 2008
• Festival IMAXINASONS 2008
• Festival MasiMas 2008
• Festival Câmbio Sonoro (Recife, Brasil) 2008
• Festival Digressions a l´Auditori 2008
• Festival MasiMas 2011
• Festival Internacional de Jazz de Barcelona 2012
…etc…
Sergi Sirvent
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