Melissa at Minton’s and Exit 0 Jazz Fest!

Tonight on May 22 (& 23) Melissa Aldana will return to the legendary Harlem club Minton’s, which was the focal point for the bebop pioneers Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk and others back in the 40ties. And on May 30 she is performing at the exciting Exit Zero Jazz Festival in Cape May, New […]

Melissa back in Europe

Melissa Aldana is on her way back to Europe for some April shows, including in several cities she is visiting for her first time. This time she’s bringing Pablo Menares on bass and Allan Mednard on drums (Allan has also been touring with Kurt Rosenwinkel‘s New Quartet recently). Click links to view more info on each date: April 17+18: Duc des […]

Opening night: Melissa Aldana @ Minton’s Harlem!

Melissa Aldana’s 2014 was a hectic year full of firsts. She led her Crash Trio – also featuring Pablo Menares (b) & Francisco Mela (dr) – on extensive tours for the first time, performing at legendary festivals like Monterey Jazz Festival and festivals & venues in places like Copenhagen, Paris, Marciac (France), Vienna (Austria), Umbria (Italy). You can watch […]