Award-winning Armenian pianist Tigran Hamasyan is surely today's most feted young jazz pianist, with fans including Herbie Hancock and Brad Mehldau. Astonishingly virtuosic and sensitive, his playing infuses traditional Armenian folk melodies with a dazzling jazz sensibility and refined melodies.
'Wistful and mystical... gentle folk melodies with dazzling instrumental variations' (The Guardian)
'Hamasyan stands out because he has something important and urgent to say' (The Daily Telegraph)
'... music unlike anything else you'll hear this year' (The Times).
Tigran Hamasyan tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Oct 2011.