Makiko Hirabayashi Trio

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Makiko Hirabayashi Trio - Jazz Worldmusic Live Act in Frederiksberg

Makiko Hirabayashi Trio Short Info

The trio is known for their vibrant interplay and originality in their compositions, inspired by sounds from the Far East, nordic moods, classical music and jazz.

Makiko Hirabayashi is a Japanese pianist/composer, based in Denmark since 1990.
Collaboration with the world famous percussionist and drummer Marilyn Mazur (Miles Davis 85-89, Jan Garbarek 91-05) and bassist Klavs Hovman has led to 3 releases on Enja Records, and performances in Germany, Japan, Denmark, Egypt, Malaysia, Sweden, Austria, Luxembourg and Switzerland.

Since the release of their first album, "Makiko" (Enja 2006), the trio has enjoyed fine reviews throughout the world. Their second album "Hide And Seek" (Enja 2009) received Jazz Audio Disk Award and Jazz Melody Award for the title tune in Jazz Critique Magazine, Japan.

The trio is known for their vibrant interplay and originality in their compositions, inspired by sounds from the Far East, nordic moods, classical music and jazz.

Makiko Hirabayashi is a Japanese pianist/composer, based in Denmark since 1990.
Collaboration with the world famous percussionist and drummer Marilyn Mazur (Miles Davis 85-89, Jan Garbarek 91-05) and bassist Klavs Hovman has led to 3 releases on Enja Records, and performances in Germany, Japan, Denmark, Egypt, Malaysia, Sweden, Austria, Luxembourg and Switzerland.

Since the release of their first album, "Makiko" (Enja 2006), the trio has enjoyed fine reviews throughout the w...

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Past Gigs Makiko Hirabayashi Trio

  • 02 | 2016 Backnang
  • 12 | 2015 Kyushu
  • 12 | 2015 Okinawa
  • 12 | 2015 Okinawa
  • 12 | 2015 Tokyo
  • 12 | 2015 Penang Penang Island Jazz Festival
  • 10 | 2015 Cairo Cairo Jazz Festival
  • 12 | 2014 Portalen (DK)
  • 12 | 2014 Giant Steps (DK)

Discography Makiko Hirabayashi Trio

  • 2013 Surely Album | Enja
  • 2009 Hide And Seek Album | Enja
  • 2006 Makiko Album | Enja

Media

  • Video Makiko Hirabayashi Trio "Sh...
  • Video Makiko Hirabayashi Trio - L...
  • Sound Parachute City
  • Sound Ode To Okinawa
  • Sound Hide And Seek

Origin

  • Frederiksberg DK

Founded

  • 2001

Members

  • Makiko Hirabayashi piano
  • Klavs Hovman bass
  • Marilyn Mazur drums, percussion, voice

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