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Francesca Han

Primary Instrument: Piano

Francesca Han

Pianist Francesca Han’s music captures both the subtle affectivity of classical music and the uninhibited effusiveness of rock. Having studied both, she has now developed an approach to jazz that leaves a foot planted in tradition while reaching for unique expression. After achieving rapid success in her native Korea, she was encouraged to move to New York City in 2004. There she received her master’s degree in jazz performance from Queens College under the tutelage of pianists David Berkman and Bruch Barth, trumpeter and arranger Michael Mossman, and saxophonist Antonio Hart. She played with various jazz groups throughout New York...
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”After only two recordings, Han already sounds like the finished article. Illusion is the work of a mature, intuitive and daring musician, and one undoubtedly deserving of greater recognition.” —Ian Patterson, All About Jazz

“Francesca explores the rich jazz tradition in her search for ways to stretch the language. Her debut CD, Francesca Han, is a broad sweep of expression that ties the work of the masters to her own artistry.” —Jacob Teichroew, Jazz Guide for About.com

  • Illusion

    NatSat Music
    2013
  • Ascetic

    Audioguy
    2013
  • Various Artists: Into the Light - Korean Music III - Traditional Music...

    KAMS
    2010

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Ascetic by Ian Patterson

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Francesca Han: Right Music, Right Time

CD/LP/Track Review

Illusion by Ian Patterson

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Various Artists: Into the Light - Korean Music III - Traditional Music &...

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