Ladies in Jazz
Amina Figarova, born in Azerbeidzjan and living in Rotterdam belongs to the category of composers with a classical background which plays attractive music mostly built on a main theme. Most of her work is written for sextet.
She tours the whole world, also the USA where she Works with American musicians.
She wrote the orchestral arrangements for Diana, the Musical.
Her CD’s are always in the top ten.
Some highlights are:
Come Escape with Me and September suite, written as a result of the September attack in New York, where Amina was at that time.
On 19-01-2010 The Amina Figarova sextet performed at
De Toonzaal in ‘s Hertogenbosck.
Amina Figarova piano, compositions
Bart Platteau, flutes
Nico Schepers, trumpet
Kurt van Herck, sax
Sven Happel, bass
Chris Stril, drums