Come join platinum-selling Toronto pianist Attila Fias as he returns to Victoria for the holidays and presents the captivating music of Brazil!
He will be appearing with his fantastic trio, veteran Ken Lister on upright bass, and Toronto’s Richard Brisco on drums, plus a special guest.
Attila’s unique blend of sounds from across the globe reflects his rich and varied musical background - and this time he will be playing the authentic sounds from all across Brazil. You may be familiar with Samba and Bossa Nova, but there are many more exciting and wonderful rhythms and styles to get to know. This will be the perfect night to do just that!
Both Attila and Richard have spent lots of time in Brazil, being immersed in the music, language and culture, and they want to share this experience with you.
For a taste of this trio, check out this video from 2017, playing to a packed house at Hermann’s: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HV3PB1d2Ei0
Attila Fias is a versatile musician, whose playing has been called pyrotechnic, stunning, playful and sophisticated by the Toronto Star, Wholenote magazine and Exclaim magazine.
He has performed/recorded with notable international musicians such as Oscar-winning Indian superstar A.R. Rahman, world-renowned tabla master Zakir Hussain and New York harmonica virtuoso Hendrik Meurkens.
Attila Fias - piano
Ken Lister - bass
Richard Brisco - drums
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Attila Fias (Jazz, Blues,Latin, World Music)
Attila is a multi-faceted composer, arranger, producer and performer, who resides in Toronto, Canada and also visits Victoria, BC a couple of times every year. The Hungarian-born pianist has established himself as a jazz/world music artist both locally and internationally, who loves bringing ethnic musical influences into his work. He combines elem... more info