Artist: Martino Vercesi     Album: Virgo Supercluster     Label: Tosky Records     Code: TSK021

Virgo Supercluster

  • Virgo Supercluster

  • Martino Vercesi

  • 16 October 2017

  • TSK021

  • 191061333791

  • iTunes, Tosky Records

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Press Release

“Virgo Supercluster” is the fourth album of the guitarist Martino Vercesi. Virgo is the name of the supercluster where our solar system is located, where we live. The peculiar sound of quartet due to several reeds and rhythm section battery /hammond organ give a powerful color and a strong identity to this imaginary journey through time and space.

Was born in Milan. He began to study modern guitar when he was ten years old. After that he studied classical guitar and in 2002 he graduated in classical guitar at the “G.Verdi” conservatory in Milan with highest marks.He completed his training with Bruno Giuffredi and Andrea Dieci for classical guitar, Gigi Cifarelli, Luca Meneghello and Pasquale Grasso for jazz guitar. He collaborated with several musicians such as Luigi BonafedeTony ArcoGiovanni Falzone, Marco Vaggi, Sandro CerinoFabrizio Trullu, Ares TavolazziLuca Dell’Anna, Antonio Fusco and Marcello Testa. He has played in several national and international jazz clubs such as Blue Note MilanPorgy and Bess ViennaJazz Club ChurJazz Club Torino. He played live radio, and received flattering reviews on specialized magazines (See Jazz Music, Classical Radio, Radio Vertigo 1, Kristall Radio, Anima Jazz). He has several publications at his disposal both as a soloist and as a sideman:

2006 “Beat Out Shrine” by Gerardo Frisina (Schema Records)
2011 “Connected” by The Vibes (Ultrasound Records)
2011 “The Eye” by Hotel 7 (Rnc Music)
2013 “Tension” by Martino Vercesi Quartet (BePlay Music)
2013 “Too Soon For A Gift” by Vercesi Greselin quartet (Videoradio ed.musicali)
2015 “6 Haiku” by Martino Vercesi Trio (Jazzy Records)
2015 “Push and Pull” by Stefano Sernagiotto Quartet (Music Center)
2016 “Kind of Blue revisited” by Sushi Trio (Unpublished)
2017 “Virgo Supercluster” by Martino Vercesi Quartet (ToskyRecords)
He released “A Method For Modern Guitar” in 2006 with Sinfonica Jazz
His educational videos on you tube have more than 200,000 visits.

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Virgo Supercluster è il quarto album del chitarrista Martino Vercesi. Virgo è il nome del supercluster dove e’ localizzato il nostro sistema solare, dove viviamo. Il suono particolare del quartetto dovuto all’ utilizzo di diversi fiati e della sezione ritmica batteria/organo hammond da’ un colore potente e una forte identità a questo viaggio immaginario attraverso il tempo e lo spazio.

Martino Vercesi è nato a Milano. Dopo essersi appassionato fin da piccolo alla chitarra moderna nel 2002 si diploma in chitarra classica al conservatorio “G. Verdi” di Milano con la votazione di 10 e lode. Completa la sua formazione perfezionandosi con Bruno Giuffredi e Andrea Dieci per la chitarra classica, Gigi Cifarelli, Luca Meneghello e Pasquale Grasso per quella jazz. Ha collaborato con diversi musicisti di chiara fama nazionale come Luigi Bonafede, Tony Arco, Giovanni Falzone,

Marco Vaggi, Sandro Cerino, Fabrizio Trullu, Ares Tavolazzi, Luca Dell’Anna, Antonio Fusco, Marcello Testa. Ha suonato presso alcuni dei più importanti jazz club nazionali e internazionali come Blue Note Milano, Porgy and Bess Vienna, Jazz Club Chur, Jazz Club Torino. Ha suonato in diretta radio, e ricevuto lusinghiere recensioni su riviste specializzate (v. Musica Jazz, Radio Classica, Radio Vertigo 1, Kristall Radio, Anima Jazz). Ha al suo attivo diverse pubblicazioni sia come solista che come sideman:

 

2006 ”Beat Out Shrine” di Gerardo Frisina (Schema Records),

2011 “Connected” di The Vibes (Ultrasound Records),

2011 “The Eye” di Hotel 7 (RncMusic),

2013 “Tension” di Martino Vercesi Quartet (BePlay Music),

2013 “Too Soon For A Gift” di Vercesi Greselin quartet (Videoradio ed.musicali),

2015 “6 Haiku”di Martino Vercesi Trio (Jazzy Records),

2015 “Push and Pull” di Stefano Sernagiotto Quartet (Music Center),

2016 “Kind of Blue revisited” di Sushi Trio (inedito).

Ha pubblicato “ A Method For Modern Guitar” nel 2006 con Sinfonica Jazz. I suoi video didattici su Youtube hanno più di 200.000 visite. 

Track List

1) VERTIGO (M.Vercesi)
2) VENUS (M.Vercesi)
3) ALGEBRA OF CHAOS (M.Vercesi)
4) SOULCLUSTER (M.Vercesi)
5) MARS (M.Vercesi)
6) STAR NUMBER BLUES (M.Vercesi)
7) INVOCATION, DANCE AND ECSTASY (M.Vercesi)

Personnel

Martino Vercesi (guitar)
Luca Dell’Anna (hammond organ)
Sandro Cerino (saxes, bass clarinet & flute)
Tony Arco (drums)

Recording Data

Produced & Published by Tosky Records® (2017) Recorded in November 15,18,21, 2016 at Advice Music Studio (Milan)
Sound engineer : Alberto Boi
Mixed by Francesco Cego at Frigostudio (Milan) – Mastering by Matteo Ravelli
Cover art: Lucia Fonti – Digipack design: Tosky Factory
Booklet photo and video: Vale Ghiro, Walter Miglio, Fabiana Toppia Nervi

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