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”released on 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