Editor’s Choice – Paolo Fresu 365
The month of August at Stingray DJAZZ closes with a broadcast about one of Italy’s best trumpet players: Paolo Fresu! In this musical portrait, entitled 365 A Time to Travel, Fresu takes the viewer on a trip through his life, featuring places and events that are of great musical value to Fresu. Discover his exceptional life story and dive into the memories of this top jazz musician on Sunday evening, August 26 from 21:00!
Sunday, August 26 at 21:00 CEST| Paolo Fresu - 365 'A Time To Travel' (premiere)
Paolo Fresu began studying the trumpet at age 11 in his native Sardinia. After several incursions into the world of pop, Fresu fell in love with jazz in 1980, and started his professional career in 1982. He recorded pieces for the RAI, the Italian radio and television, under the direction of maestro Bruno Tommaso, and took part in the seminars of Associazione Siena Jazz. During his career, Fresu has received several awards, such as Django D'Or, the prize for the best European musician and a nomination in the category of the best international musician. The documentary 365 Paolo Fresu, Il tempo di un viaggio uses a collective approach to describe the man and exceptional musician Paolo Fresu and tell his story from his memories, his traditions and his musical style, as well only in the encounters and places that influenced it.