Romano Viazzani Ensemble plays Tango – Sunday 28th January 2018

Romano Viazzani Ensemble

Romano Viazzani Ensemble

With special guests Jacqui Tate and Joanna Strand – The Pheasantry, King’s Road, Chelsea, London.  

Doors open at 18.30, show starts at 20.00. £20.00

 The Romano Viazzani Ensemble has gathered in its ranks some of the finest musicians from the world of classical, jazz and Latin American music to bring to its audiences Tango-inspired music using an instrumental line-up similar to Astor Piazzolla’s famous quintet. With this combination of Corinna Hentschel on violin, Romano Viazzani on accordion, John Bailey on piano, Jonathan Preiss on guitar and Yaron Stavi on double bass they not only perform the music of Piazzolla as it was originally intended but also use this combination of sounds to bring us new music as well as traditional Argentine and European Tango, and other associated music.  With special guests  Jacqui Tate and Joanna Strand. Book now to avoid disappointment.
Tickets: https://www.pizzaexpresslive.com/whats-on/romano-viazzani-ensemble
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Joanna Strand and Jacqui Tate Christmas Show – The Pheasantry – Kings Road, London – 17th December 2017

Joanna Strand and Jacqui Tate Christmas Show - The Pheasantry

Joanna Strand and Jacqui Tate Christmas Show

The Pheasantry – Kings Road, London – 17th December 2017 Doors open at 18.30 – Show starts at 20.00  £25.00

It’s that time of year when ‘The West End’s favourite jazz- cabaret duo’ return to The Pheasantry for their new Christmas show! The perfect way to kick off Christmas festivities, look forward to festive treats of comedy and song with sensational new arrangements by our vocalists and their incredible band.  With John Bailey on piano, Yaron Stavi on bass, Jason Reeve on drums and Romano Viazzani on accordion.

Book tickets: https://www.pizzaexpresslive.com/whats-on/joanna-strand-and-jacqui-tates-christmas-show

David Vaughan back at MAP Studio with Romano Viazzani and Daniel Broncano-4th November 2017

David Vaughan at MAP Studio

Singer-Songwriter David Vaughan at Romano Viazzani on Accordion and Daniel Broncano on Clarinet

David Vaughan is returning to the MAP Studio Café for a concert with his trio on Saturday 4th November. The trio’s debut there last April was easily one of his favourite gigs ever. It’s a uniquely bohemian centre for music, art and print (hence the name) tucked neatly away in the backstreets of Kentish Town. Those that came last time will know what a fabulous time was had by all with various corners to settle down in, including a great ground floor café. David ‘s unique songwriting style has great appeal and the combination of sounds this trio generates is always very evocative and alluring. Tickets are only £8 and can be purchased on the night or by calling 0207 916 0545. Doors open at 7.30pm and the concert begins at 8pm.

MAP Studio Cafe
46 Grafton Road
London
NW5 3DU

http://mapstudiocafe.com/events/david-vaughan/

Romano Viazzani – Concert at South Hampshire Accordion Club – 24th September 2017

Romano Viazzani

Romano Viazzani – Concert at South Hampshire Accordion Club – Sunday 24th September 2017 at 14.00

St. Luke’s Church, St Luke’s Close, Hedge End  SO30 2US

First solo concert of the Autumn for Romano Viazzani who recently, rarely performs solo.  Viazzani will play a wide variety of music from Classical, Tango, Jazz, Musette and other musical styles. Entry is £5 payable on the door.

Please contact Barbara Proud for more info: proud1969@msn.com

 

Lucy and the Time Machine – Trio with Luciana Di Bella (Vocals) Romano Viazzani (Accordion) and Chris Rodgers (Guitar)

Luciana Di Bella

Lucy and the Time Machine – New Italian Jazz Trio specialising in new takes on music from Italy’s golden era.

Luciana Di Bella is a classically-trained soprano but she has formed a new trio in London which takes a refreshing and jazzy look a some of the music from Italy’s golden era of popular music. Luciana leads the ensemble with her delightfully velvety vocals and is ably supported on guitar by Chris Rodgers and on accordion by Romano Viazzani.

The trio have a series of new videos on YouTube featuring Guarda che luna written by Fred Bongusto and made famous by Fred Buscaglione, El negro Zumbonby Armando Trovaioli from the 1951 Silvana Mangano film Anna, and Bruno Martino’s Estate. Click on each title to link to the videos.

Romano Viazzani in Concert – Castello di Bardi, (PR) 19.00 – Walter Belli Benefit Event

Romano Viazzani

Romano Viazzani Accordion Concert – Sala dei Principi, Castello di Bardi, Walter Belli Benefit Event

Bardi Castle
Bardi Castle

Romano Viazzani will give an informal accordion concert in aid of Walter Belli, the amazing stunt cyclist who suffered a tragic accident 3 years ago. The event kicks off at 19.00 at Bardi Castle with a pre-supper buffet and the concert will take place in the Sala Dei Principi just next to the central courtyard. Soprano, Bibiana Viazzani will make a special guest appearance.

Admission is €15.00 and it also includes entry to the Party at the Groppo in the shadow of the castle which starts at 22.00

Youtube Video – Romano Viazzani Quintet -Playing Astor Piazzolla’s Suite del Angel

The Romano Viazzani Quintet

Astor Piazzolla’s Suite del Angel – at The London Encounter 2016

The Romano Viazzani Quintet is happy to present the live recording of their debut performance with this line up at The London Encounter in 2016 with Romano Viazzani on Accordion, Corinna Hentschel on Violin, Jonathan Preiss on Guitar, John Bailey on Piano, Yaron Stavi on Double Bass. The ensemble specialises in traditional Argentine and European Tango and other related music and is planning a tour at the end of 2017 and into 2018.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_WRS_7MR5c

Joanna Strand at The Crazy Coqs (Live at Zedel) 2nd July 2017 – with Romano Viazzani, John Bailey, Jason Reeve and Nick Pini

Joanna Strand and Ensemble, Romano Viazzani on accordion, John Bailey on Piano, Yaron Stavi on Double Bass, Jason Reeve on drums.

Joanna Strand returns to Live at Zedel (Crazy Coqs) 19.00 on July 2nd 2017

Joanna Strand

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally billed as Joanna Strand and Jacqui Tate but due to her current commitments in Les Miserábles Jacqui Tate will be unable to perform this time round. However Joanna Strand in cabaret will take you on trip through some of the many songs she has been associated with in the past and that have featured in her albums as well as one or two new ones. She will be ably assisted on accordion by Romano Viazzani, on Piano by John Bailey, on drums by Jason Reeve and on Double Bass by Nick Pini.

Always a fabulous night out and in the wonderful Art Deco surroundings of the ex-billiard room of the Regent Palace Hotel and now part of Brasserie Zedel.

Tickets are £25.00 or £49.00 for Dinner and Show

To book: https://www.brasseriezedel.com/live-at-zedel/joanna-strand-and-jacqui-tate-1/97823708

 

David Vaughan with Romano Viazzani (accordion) and Jordi Juan Perez (Clarinet) 29th April 2017-MAP Studio Café, Kentish Town, London

David Vaughan

David Vaughan at MAP Studio Café 46 Grafton Road, London NW5 3DU at 20.00

Wonderful Singer/Songwriter David Vaughan is back in April with his unique songs blending jazz, world music and tango, at a new venue, the MAP Studio Cafe, a uniquely bohemian centre for music, art and print (hence the name) tucked neatly away in the backstreets of Kentish Town. There is a music studio in the basement, a café on the ground floor, and an intimate performance venue upstairs.

Vaughan will be welcoming a great new clarinettist to the stage as Daniel Broncano is unable to make the event. Spanish-born Jordi Juan Perez has been wowing British audiences with his virtuosic command of the instrument as well as his warm, subtle tone together with the ever-faithful Romano Viazzani on accordion. Tickets are only £8 and can be purchased on the night or by calling 0207 916 0545. Doors open at 7.30pm and the concert begins at 8pm.

Jacqui Tate at The Pheasantry – Monday, March 13th 2017

Jacqueline Tate

Jacqui Tate cabaret at The Pheasantry – Monday, March 13th 2017

Direct from New York’s 54 Below, explosive vocalist Jacqui Tate returns to The Pheasantry for one night only. A natural comedienne, Jacqui bridges the worlds of jazz & popular song with her simmering wit and bawdy shenanigans. Classically trained and with an illustrious West end career, Jacqui’s jazz cabaret appearances include The Crazy Coqs, Dean St Jazz Club, 54 Below and Birdland in New York. Featuring both her favourite, and exciting new original arrangements, she is joined tonight by some of London’s finest musicians and by special guest Nathaniel Morrison, from the West End cast of Jersey Boys. With Romano Viazzani on Accordion, Jason Reeve on Driums, Tony Pappano on Piano and Yaron Stavi on Double Bass.

Tickets:https://www.pizzaexpresslive.com/whats-on/jacqui-tate-all-that-jazz

Nathaniel Morrison
Nathaniel Morrison
Jason Reeve
Jason Reeve

 

Tony Pappano
Tony Pappano
Yaron Stavi
Yaron Stavi
Romano Viazzani - accordion
Romano Viazzani