UNEXPECTED

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UNEXPECTED - Jazz Nu Jazz Avantgarde Jazz Rock Melodic Live Act in Barcelona

UNEXPECTED Short Info

This is a group that performs music – mostly by the pianist and leader Sergi Sirvent – in a very unique way. They are capable to express lots of colors, emotions and textures, from diferent “fields”: jazz, blues, soul, rock, contemporary music, pop or many others.

As a trio they have released two albums on Fresh Sound New Talent label (Unexpected-FSNT157/Unexpected plays the Blues in Need-FSNT231) and also made an album playing free improvisations featuring drummer Joe Smith joining the trio (Sergi Sirvent Free Quartet-FSNT 208) or also played a major role as the rhythm section of the big ensemble Sirvent´s double CD album 9 muses-FSNT193.

They recorded new music on July 2013 , an album named “MUNCHIES” and another named “ODISSEO”to be realsed on October 2016 by Fresh Sound Records.

They lead with many kinds of sthetics but with their own sound. UNEXPECTED.Could be defined as a power trio or aswell a jazz trio with lots of interplay.

They are great performers but first of all they are full artists: Sirvent´s creativity and skills , Hernández´s effortless wisdom and Dominguez´s endless energy all mixed with full empathy and mistery.

The music is an unexpected journey… you never know what´s gonna happen and this is exactly what UNEXPECTED wants to discover each time they perform live on stage.

This is a group that performs music – mostly by the pianist and leader Sergi Sirvent – in a very unique way. They are capable to express lots of colors, emotions and textures, from diferent “fields”: jazz, blues, soul, rock, contemporary music, pop or many others.

As a trio they have released two albums on Fresh Sound New Talent label (Unexpected-FSNT157/Unexpected plays the Blues in Need-FSNT231) and also made an album playing free improvisations featuring drummer Joe Smith joining the trio (Sergi Sirvent Free Quartet-FSNT 208) or also played a major role as the rhythm section of the big ensemble Sirvent´s double CD album 9 muses-FSNT193...

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Past Gigs UNEXPECTED

  • 12 | 2016 Spain, Vilanova i la Gertrú. Foment Vilanoví
  • 11 | 2016 Spain, Barcelona (Poble Nou) Balius Bar
  • 11 | 2016 Spain, Barcelona Big Bang Bar
  • 11 | 2016 Spain, Igualada. Hot Blues
  • 11 | 2016 Spain, Málaga Festival Jazz
  • 11 | 2016 Spain, Málaga Festival Jazz
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Alicante. El Refugio
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Valencia. Jimmy Glass
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Villena. Club de las 1000 pesetas
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Sant Cugat. Jam Session Dr.Lagarto
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Vic. Jazz Cava de Vic
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Girona. Sunset Jazz Club
  • 10 | 2016 Spain,Terrassa. Nova Jazz Cava de Terrassa
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Sitges. Jazz Cava de Sitges (El Retiro)
  • 10 | 2016 Spain, Barcelona. Robadors23

Discography UNEXPECTED

  • 2016 ODISSEO Album | Fresh Sound New Talent
  • 2014 MUNCHIES Album | Fresh Sound New Talent
  • 2003 UNEXPECTED PLAYS THE BLUES IN NEED Album | Fresh Sound New Talent
  • 2002 UNEXPECTED Album | Fresh Sound New Talent

Media

  • Media Munchies
  • Media Lines over Rhythm
  • Video SAMURAIARUMAS
  • Video UNEXPECTED live at Jamboree...
  • Video UNEXPECTED live at Jamboree...

Origin

  • Barcelona ES

Founded

  • 2000

Members

  • Sergi Sirvent piano
  • Tempe Hernandez doubble bass
  • Dani Domínguez drums