Born in Messina, Italy (Sicily), self-taught from the age of 6, he studied for several years with the pianist-composer Salvatore Bonafede, and, in New York for a brief and intensive time with Richie Beirach. In the years he attended several jazz courses and clinics, among the others Siena Jazz; Berklee Clinics in Umbria, Aebersold School in London , and piano courses with Shirley Scott, James Williams and Franco D’Andrea.
Read more articles
About At Home With Zindars
Luciano Troja (2010)
16 jewels strung together into a luminous arc of meditation”
-Thomas Conrad, Stereophile
“Troja adds to Zindars's reputation, succeeding admirably in translating the
beauty that lies in Zindars's simplicity, and in navigating the deceptively
complex structures in which these rhapsodic poems of love abide”
-Ian Patterson, All About Jazz
“ It is one of the better new piano CDs I
have heard in a while.There are still many
great up-and-coming artists emerging, but far
Join the staff. Writers Wanted!
Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.