Andrea Frascaroli

Pianist joining the italian jazz scene since more than twentyfive years, Andrea Frascaroli has performed with jazz musicians such as Javier Girotto, Sandro Satta, Rodolfo Maltese, Eddy Palermo, Giovanni Imparato, Pino Sallusti, cuban sax player Robertico Martinez, Patrizia Conte, Tony Formichella, Claudio Corvini, Marco Guidolotti, Gianni Di Renzo, Stefano Cesare, Carlo Conti, Tiziano Ruggeri, Piero Masciarelli, Armando Sciommeri, Vincenzo Florio, brothers Andrea and Stefano Nunzi besides the italian actors Claudio Santamaria, Francesca Inaudi e Francesco Montanari.
Has been pianist, arranger and musical director for the singer Alice Claire Ranieri whose albums, published by Philology Jazz Records, where excellently reviewed in United States, Japan, France, Argentina and Italy.
After studying with Fabrizio Pieroni, Nicola Stilo and Andrea Beneventano and been attending workshops by Barry Harris, George Garzone, Enrico Pieranunzi and John Taylor, Andrea also started teaching in many music schools of Rome but never stopped investigating harmony and improvisation.
” Pianist and arranger Andrea Frascaroli leads a dynamic Rome-based trio thoroughly grounded in Jazz of the Bop / post-Bop realm…outstanding solos.”
Don Lerman (Cadence magazine, New York)

”Andrea Frascaroli seems as intent on thunderously recapitulating the history of Jazz piano...the touch of your hand is like heaven: a nice touch indeed...”
Alan Bargebuhr (Cadence magazine, New York)

“Andrea Frascaroli is a fantastic pianist, composer and arranger”
Silvio Horacio Zudiker (Radio Fm La Boca, Buenos Aires)

“The way the pianist Andrea Frascaroli revisits and updates the standards repertoire is highly original and witty”
Vittorio Lo Conte (allaboutjazz italia)

“Andrea Frascaroli's style and touch stick out among the skills of the musicians involved in “Change the world”, his solos highlight self-confidence and a clear melodic mood in every tune”
Gianpaolo Chiriacò (Jazz It)

“With wise elegance Andrea Frascaroli, an excellent pianist, guides his trio through a variety of musical arrangements full of feeling, creativity and enthusiasm.”
Paolo Piangiarelli (Philology Jazz Records)

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