Fahir Atakoglu

Fahir Atakoglu

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Jazz - General | Potomac, Maryland, United States
Total Song Plays: 191   
Member Since: 2009
   Last Login: over 30 days ago

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Fahir Atakoglu releases his latest and third Jazz CD, Faces & Places. "As a follow-up to his hard-hitting fusion offering, 2008's Istanbul in Blue the accomplished Turkish-born pianist-composer-arranger Fahir Atakoglu casts a wide stylistic net on Faces and Places, deftly incorporating musical elements from Spain, Brazil, the Middle East and New York City into the compelling mix. On board for this dynamic outing are such world-class players as trumpeter Randy Brecker, guitarists Wayne Krantz and Romero Lubambo, Yellowjackets saxophonist Bob Mintzer and the outstanding rhythm tandem of bassist John Patitucci (a longstanding member of the Wayne Shorter Quartet and a composer-bandleader in his own right) and the great Cuban drummer Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez." Bill Milkowski
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