2011

NOVEMBER 2011


Claudia Rahardjanoto. 11.11.11


A unique concert held at the legendary ‘Cutton Club’ to celebrate tap dancer’s Claudia Rahardjanoto’s birthday. The concert will feature more than 15 professional tap dancer’s from New York scene and an international rhythm section.

Claudia Rahardjanoto and guests, tap dancers
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, bass
Marcelo Woloski, drums

Nov. 11, 2011
Cutton Club
(New York, NY)

 

Sylvie Bourban’s new children’s album recording


We will be recording Swiss singer Sylvie Bourban’s upcoming children’s Album. The Album will be produced by Greek accordion player Magda Giannikou, featuring Sylvie’s original compositions arranged by myself.

Nov. 24-27, 2011
Kaleidoskope Studios
(New Jersey, NJ)

 

Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming album production


I will be editing Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming album, as well as writting and recording strings, overdubbing percussion and mixing the tracks with Jeremy Loucas.

(New York, NY)

OCTOBER 2011


Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming album production


During Ocober and November I will be in New York finishing Portuguese singer Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming album.

(New York, US)

 

Arranging Sylvie Bourban’s upcoming children’s album


During this month I will be arranging Swiss singer Sylvie Bourban’s upcoming album, which we will be recording the last days of November.

New York, NY

SEPTEMBER 2011


2nd Seminario Internacional de Jazz y Música Moderna AMMUS


International seminar with Franco Pinna (NY/Argentina), Juan Pablo Balcazar (Barcelona, Colombia), Oscar Peñas (NY, Spain), Marcelo Woloski (NY, Argentina), Sofia Ribeiro (Portugal) and Juan Andrés Ospina (Colombia).

Sep. 12-16, 2011
AMMUS Music School
(Bucaramanga, Colombia)

 

Yukimori Big Band: This is how WE feel about jazz


The Yukimori Big Band will feature my original big band composition “Recuerdos de un reloj de pared”

Sep. 13, 2011
Live House Buddy
(Tokyo, Japan)

 

Sofia Ribeiro y Juan Andrés Ospina “Bola de Sabão” project- Colombian tour


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Juan Pablo Balcazar, bass

Sep. 9, 2011
Auditorio Pablo VI, Universidad Javeriana
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 8, 2011
Auditorio Lleras, Universidad de Los Andes
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 7, 2011
Teatro SKANDIA
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 6, 2011
Sala Juan Segundo Parra
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 2, 2011
Escuela Fernando Sor
(Bogotá, Colombia)

AUGUST 2011


FONSECA, Humanitarian Concert “COLOMBIA HUMANITARIA”


A very special concert to raise funds for the victims of the floods in Colombia. I arranged 5 tunes of Fonseca for this concert, taking them into a more acoustic and jazzy atmosphere.

FONSECA, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/arrangements
Edgardo Gutierrez, bass
Pedro Acosta, drums

Aug. 30, 2011
Teatro Julio Mario Santodomingo
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Ian Underwood’s CD Recording Session


Recording for bassist Ian Underwood’s upcoming album.

Ian Underwood, bass
Melissa Aldana, tenor sax
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Devin Collins, Drums

Aug. 7-8, 2011
Kaleidoskope Studios
(New Jersey, NJ)

JULY 2011


Children’s music production


I will be arranging, recording and producing 5 children songs written by Portuguese singer Sofia Ribeiro. The songs will be part of a set of children’s books.

Sofia Ribeiro and family, vocals
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/keyboards/arrangements/production
Greg Ruggiero, guitars
Matt McDonald, trombone
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion/drums

July, 2011
(New York, US)

 

Gregorio Uribe Big Band


Gregorio Uribe’s Big Band monthly residence at the Zinc Bar will feature Greek accordionist/vocalist/composer Magda Giannikou and Juan Andrés Ospina as guest arranger/conductor.

Gregorio Uribe BIG BAND
special guests: Magda Giannikou, composer/vocalist/accordionist
Juan Andrés Ospina, Big Band arranger for Magda’s tune “Caramel”

July 7, 2011
ZINC BAR
(New York, NY)

JUNE 2011


Sofia Ribeiro’s Cd recording and production, part 1


I will be producing Portuguese singer Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming Album. The cd will be released around December.

Sofia Ribeiro, voice and compositions
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/arrangements and production
Petros Klampanis, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
special guest: Magda Giannikou, accordion

June, 2011
Bennett Studios
(New Jersey, NJ)

 

COVO CUARTET


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Mauricio Zotarelli, drums

June 18, 2011
COVO
(New York, NY)

 

Eleonora Bianchini- NYC’s farewell concert


Italian singer Eleonora Bianchini’s last concert in New York before going back to Italy.

Eleonora Bianchini, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

June 19, 2011
Jules Bistro
(New York, NY)

 

BANDA MAGDA @DROM


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Mika Mimura, vibes
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Special Guest: Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

June 9, 2011
DROM
(New York NY)

MAY 2011


Jam Session Quinteto


Tico Arnedo, soprano sax
Kike Mendoza, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Raul Platz, bass
Juan Camilo Anzola, drums

May 25, 2011
Afroglam
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Ospina, Balcazar, Smith trio


Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, bass
Joe Smith, drums

May 5, 2011
Robadors23
(Barcelona, Spain)

APRIL 2011


Sofia Ribeiro Group, Europe tour part 2


European Tour with Portuguese singer Sofia Ribeiro

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Matteo Bortone, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

April 29, 2011
JAZZ STATION CLUB
(Brussels, Belgium)

April 29, 2011
ESPOO INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
(Espoo, Finland)

April 26, 2011
Robadors23
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Sylvie Bourban Group, Swiss tour


Release CD tour for the album “Carnet de Route”

Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Dylan Coleman, bass
Pablo Eluchans, drums

April 22, 2011
Noviodunum
(Nyon, Switzerland)

April 22, 2011
Centre Sportif
(Haute-Nendaz, Switzerland)

April 17, 2011
L-A-C: Local d’Art Contemporain
(Vevey, Switzerland)

April 16, 2011
Chorus Jazz Club
(Laussanne, Switzerland)

April 15, 2011
Tchin-Tchin
(Haute-Nendaz, Switzerland)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group, Europe tour part 1


European Tour with Portuguese singer Sofia Ribeiro

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marc Demuth, bass
Sebastian Frankiewicz, drums

April 9, 2011
Blue Note Poznan
(Poznan, Poland)

April 8, 2011
Silesian Jazz Festival
(Katowice, Poland)

MARCH 2011



Ribeiro, Balcazar, Ospina trio


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, double bass

March 20, 2011
Club41


March 19, 2011
ACOMA
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Ribeiro, Balcazar, Ospina, Falanga


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, double bass
Carlos Falanga, drums

March 15, 2011
Robadors23
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Sofia Ribeiro & Juan Andrés Ospina DUO


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

March 5, 2011
Café do Teatro (Viana do Castelo, Portugal)

FEBRUARY 2011


Adriana Ospina cuarteto


Adriana Ospina, voice
Bartolomeo Barengui, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Germán Fernandez, bass

Feb 26, 2011
EL SIGLO
(Sant Cugat, Spain)

 

Marta Gomez at Festival Barnasants


Marta Gómez, voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/cuatro
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Santiago Greco, bass
Franco Pinna, drums

Feb 17, 2011
Auditori Barradas (Barcelona, Spain)

JANUARY 2011


I-Latina Live Music


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/voice
Nicolás Ospina, guitar/voice

January 17, 2011
I-Latina
(Bariloche, Argentina)

 

Sofia Ribeiro and Juan Andrés Ospina duo at JAZZ A LA CALLE FESTIVAL


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

January 8, 2011
Jazz a la Calle FESTIVAL
(Mercedes, Uruguay)