Live Music with Simona De Rosa
Italian Jazz Singer from New York
Date: 23 May 2018
Minimum Charge: HK$100
Venue: Peel Fresco Music Lounge
Vocal: Simona De Rosa
Keys: Rod Chui
Bass: Chan Kam Ming
Drums: Almond Yeung
Simona De Rosa is an award-winning singer, composer, educator. Having released two albums as a leader and appearing on numerous albums, she has established herself in the NY jazz scene and continues touring internationally.
Born in Napoli, Italy. After graduating, Simona moved to New York. During the time in New York, she was enrolled at Queens College and was offered to travel with her projects gracing several stages in USA (United Nations NY, Kupferberg Center of Arts NY, Zinc Bar, Stage 72,UntermayerSimona is also an active music teacher both in New York and Italy. She teaches at
Park NY, Trumpets Jazz Club NJ, Bloomfield Italian Festival PA, Mercer County Italian Festival NJ, Warren Italian Festival OH, Lake Worth Street Painting Festival FL, Italian American Museum NY, Consulate General of Italy NY, etc. A titanic operation with 60 musicians on the stage of the LeFrak Concert Hall in Queens. That night was awarded by the Country Executive Ed. Mangano for her spirit of leadership and dedication to the Italian American community. She was also invited to represent Italy for the ABC7 National American TV during the Columbus Day Parade 2014 on the famous Fifth Ave. theDougleston School of Music in New York, Waves Entertainment School in Napoli, Futura Academy in Napoli, private lessons in the three states area on NY and Italy, and masterclasses focused on jazz singing/ensemble. Touring internationally, she’s working on her third album as a leader.
Simona De Rosa 是來自意大利，現居紐約以爵士風格為主，集創作、教育的演唱家。Simona 的歌唱風格遊走在古典、流行及爵士樂。她於美國多個州份參與過無數的演出，包括紐約、佛羅里達州、新澤西州等。 Simona 亦從事音樂教育工作，曾在意大利的Accademia Futura in Napoli，紐約的Dougleston School of Music 教授聲樂。她亦在2018年春天在越南河內舉辦一場爵士聲樂大師班。
Rod is a local keyboardist, composer and arranger in Hong Kong. He has started his career since 1998 and has been involving in projects for film scoring, fashion functions, company promotions, animation productions and pop arrangements, both in Hongkong and Taiwan.
He has played with musicians including Ted Lo, Eugene Pao, Tsang Tak Hong, Wilson Lam, Andrew Gander and Karissa Muse.
本地爵士鋼琴手、作曲／編曲家。爵士鋼琴師承羅尚正Ted Lo，擅長 Funk / Fusion / Bossa / Samba / Jazz 等風格，活躍於台灣及香港爵士界。曾在香港的 Peel Fresco, Kubrick, Java Java, CaliCali, Fringe Club, Les Boules, Joyce INT, 半島酒店，台北的 Jazz Café, Blue Note, 典藏，上海的 IFC Mall 等演出。
Chan Kam Ming has been playing bass for more than 10 years. He studied with renowned musician Tsang Tak Hong in Hong King as well as Jeff Berlin in the Players School of Music inUnited States. He has performed in several music festivals such as Hong Kong International Jazz Festival with the Canton Jazz Trio and Hong Kong Summer Jazz Festival with The Hong Kong Youth Jazz Orchestra. Besides, he has performed in different functions and weddings in conventionBorn in Hong Kong, Almond involves in all parts
陳錦明彈奏低音結他十多年，曾跟隨著名樂手曾德康及負笈美國於The Players School of Music跟隨著著名樂手Jeff Berlin研習音樂，隨後於香港夏日音樂節、香港國際爵士音樂節參與三重奏(Canton Jazz Trio) 及大樂隊 (The Hong Kong Youth Jazz Orchestra ）演出。及藝穗文化節表演及不同畫廊，酒吧和宴會活動等表演。現在是HIPPOGROOVE, FUSION PIG及星期六大樂隊的低音結他手。
hall, galleries and hotels. He is currently the bassist of different bands including Hippogroove, Fusion Pig and Saturday Night Jazz Orchestra.oflocal music industry. During his drumming profession in Hong Kong, Almond has performed actively with the most renowned local jazz artists including Eugene Pao, Ted Lo, Orlando Bonzi, Tsang Tak Hong etc. He is also a member of a renowned Hong Kong jazz band "In One Stroke" and they have launched their first recordings in 2016. Almond also involved in a large ensemble Shaolin Fez which is leading by a group of Hong Kong philharmonic Orchestra players and had performed at Clockenflap festival in 2012. In recent years, Almond has performed in a hit TV show "I am not a star" in China and has featured in an Asian TV show "Just Jazz".
Almond擁有十多年演出經驗, 在本地音樂圈及爵士界備受稱許。曾跟隨香港知名鼓手Anthony Fernandes及澳洲大師級鼓手Andrew Gander學習。二零一二年加入由香港管弦樂團成員組成的大樂隊Shaolin Fez。二零一四年與本地低音結他手黃德聰, 鋼琴手雷柏熹, 及結他手崔展鴻組成爵士樂隊In One Stroke, 於並於二零一六年發表首張專輯 ”一筆書”。同年，樂隊入圍國際大型爵士樂比賽EUROPAfest決賽，遠赴歐洲演出。Almond曾與眾多香港著名樂手合作及演出, 其中包括唱片監制羅尚正、鍾氏兄弟; 爵士歌手Angelita Li、Howard McCrary; 本地流行歌手江海迦及林德信; 爵士結他手包以正、Orlando Bonzi、Teriver Cheung、Wilson Lam 以及爵士低音結他手曾德康等。現時Almond積極參於教學及演出工作。