2012

NOVEMBER 2012


‘Inténtalo Carito’ live!


This will be our first live performance with this music-comedy project with my brother!

Nov 2
Festival Calicanto Calicuento
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, Portuguese Tour!


Release of the new cd ‘Ar’

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Nov. 3, 8pm
FNAC Norteshopping
(Matosinhos, Portugal)

Nov. 7, 8.30pm
OndaJazz
(Lisboa, Portugal)

Nov. 8, 6pm
FNAC Santa Catarina
(Porto, Portugal)

Nov. 9, 8pm
Passos Manuel
(Porto, Portugal)

 

Concert with the children music project of Swiss singer Sylvie Bourban

Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, double bass

Nov. 11, 10am, 4pm
Beaulieu
(Lausanne, Switzerland)

 

30th anniversary concert of the Colegio los Nogales.

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Nicolás Ospina, piano/voice
Fonseca, voice/guitar
Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Julián Gómez, double bass
Tupac Mantilla, percussion

Nov. 20, 5pm
Colegio Los Nogales
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Catalina Santamaría’s cd ‘Y de qué manera’ release concert


Catalina Santamaría, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Julián Gómez, double bass
Tupac Mantilla, percussion

Nov. 21, 8pm
Galería Café y Libro
(Bogotá, Colombia)

OCTOBER 2012


Marta Gómez Group


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/cuatro/mandoline/voice
Luis Guzmán, bass
Ignacio Berrio, flute
Urián Sarmiento, drums

Oct. 3, 2012
Teatro Jorge Isaacs
(Cali, Colombia)

 

Workshop with Marta Gómez


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Tupac Mantilla, percussion

Oct. 13, 2012
Universidad Javeriana
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Balcazar/Ospina/Falanga/Villar


Miguel ‘Pintxo’ Villar, tenor sax
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, double bass
Carlos Falanga, drums

Oct. 22, 2012
Robadors23
(Barcelona, Spain)

SEPTEMBER 2012


Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s Cd ‘AR’


We will be performing the music of the Cd ‘AR’, which I arranged, played and performed. Amazing musicians Marcelo Woloski (Argentina/NY) and Juan Pablo Balcazar (Colombia/Barcelona) will be playing with us!

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

Sep. 6, 2012
40avo Festival Internacional de la cultura
(Tunja, Colombia)

 

Festival Jazz al parque


I will be performing my new Big Band piece ‘102 Fahrenheit’ with the ‘Bogotá Big Band’.

6:00pm, Sep. 7, 2012
Plaza ferial 20 de Julio
(Bogotá, Colombia)

7:20pm, Sep. 8, 2012
Parque metropolitano ‘El Country’
(Bogotá, Colombia)

7:00pm, Sep. 9, 2012
Teatro Julio Mario Santodomingo
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s Cd ‘AR’


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

Sep. 13, 2012
Auditorio Teresa Cuervo
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Concert with Matteo Bortone and Sofia Ribeiro


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Matteo Bortone, double bass

7:00pm, Sep. 25, 2012
Restaurante FERRO
(Medellín, Colombia)

 

Marta Gómez group


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/cuatro/mandoline/voice
Luis Guzmán, bass
Ignacio Berrio, flute
Urián Sarmiento, drums

7:00pm, Sep. 26, 2012
Festival Barrio Colombia, Centro Cultural UDA
(Medellín, Colombia)

 

Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s Cd ‘AR’


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Matteo Borbone, double bass

7:00pm, Sep. 27, 2012
Festival Barrio Colombia, Centro Cultural UDA
(Medellín, Colombia)

 

Marta Gómez group


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/cuatro/mandoline/voice
Luis Guzmán, bass
Ignacio Berrio, flute
Urián Sarmiento, drums

7:00pm, Sep. 29, 2012
Gimnasio Moderno
(Bogotá, Colombia)

AUGUST 2012


Sylvie Bourban’s Swiss tour for the Cd release of “Aussi pour les petits”


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Pablo Eluchans, drums

Aug 11, 2012 4pm
Klaglandschaften
(Klaglandschaften, Switzerland)

Aug 12, 2012 5pm
Café des arts
(Val d’Hérens, Switzerland)

Café Music, Aug 14, 2012
Evolén, (Switzerland)

Aug 15, 2012 12.30pm
La “Féte de familles”
(Chantal Goya, Switzerland)

 

Kazuyo Kuriya Quartet, Japan Tour!


Kazuyo Kuriya, flute
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Yasushi Nakamura, double bass
Keita Ogawa, drums

Aug 24, 2012
Kumamoto Prefectural Hall theater,
(Kumamoto, Japan)

 

Aug 25, 2012, 6pm
Chichibu-gun Folklore Museum
(Saitama, Japan)

 

Aug 26, 2012, 6PM
Hyphen Jiyugaoka Meguro
(Tokyo, Japan)

 

JULY 2012


Ian Underwood Cd Release


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

July 3, 2012 7pm
Somethin’ Jazz Club
(New York, US)

 

Composing for Big Band


During the whole month (I hope it will be enough time!), I will be writing a new Big Band composition commissioned by the Colombian festival Jazz al parque. The piece will be performed in September 2012 in Bogotá, Colombia.

Whole month
(New York, US)

JUNE 2012


Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Mika Mimura, vibes
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion
+guests

June 22, 2012 11pm
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)

 

Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Mika Mimura, vibes
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion
+guests

June 22, 2012 7pm
Cosmos FM 91.5
(New York, US)

 

Concert with Colombian pop singer Fonseca


Fonseca and his band.

June 28, 2012
Promotional event
(New York, US)

 

Concert with Colombian pop singer Fonseca


Fonseca and his band.

June 29, 2012
Promotional event
(Miami, US)

MAY 2012


Concert with Colombian pop singer Fonseca (replacing my brother Nicolás on keyboards)


Fonseca and his band.

May 31, 2012
Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá

 

Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 26, 2012. 8pm
Casal de cultura, Sant Cugat del Vallés (Spain)
*20 minutes by FGC trains from Plaza Cataluña!
(Barcelona)

 

Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 24, 2012
Private Concert
(Brussels, Belgium)

 

Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 23, 2012
Beim Waïsse Schwaïn
(Luxemburg City, Luxemburg)

 

Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 9, 2012
Festival Botschaft Luxemburg.
(Berlin, Germany)

 

Release of the children’s music album ‘Mil e uma cores’ with Sofia Ribeiro.

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 6, 2012
Fnac Gaiashopping
(Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal)

Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

May 4, 2012 21.30hrs
Auditório de Espinho (Espinho, Portugal)

APRIL 2012


Pre-release of the Cd ‘Ar’ with Sofia Ribeiro.


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

April 20, 2012. 8pm and 9.30pm
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Working with my brother Nicolás in our project during the whole month of April ‘INTENTALO CARITO’!


Nicolás Ospina, Juan Andrés Ospina

April 2012
(Bogotá, Colombia)

MARCH 2012


Sylvie Bourban, Juan Andrés Ospina, Marcelo Woloski and Ezequiel Dutil


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Ezequiel Dutil, bass

March 22nd, 7pm
Museo Fernandez Blanco, Suipacha 1422
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

 

Sylvie Bourban, Juan Andrés Ospina and Marcelo Woloski (private concert)


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

March 21st, 7pm
Swiss Embassy
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

 

Sylvie Bourban and Juan Andrés Ospina DUO


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

March 20th, 5:15pm
Plaza de San Martín.
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

FEBRUARY 2012


Banda Magda at DROM. ‘Brasilian Fete’


I will be playing at DROM with the great Magda Giannikou and her band Banda Magda. Mostly Brasilian music, latin tunes with french lyrics and original compositions from Magda.

Magda Giannikou: accordion and voice
Mika Mimura: vibes and vocals
Petros Klampanis: double bass and vocals
Ignacio Hernandez: guitar
Keita Ogawa: percussion
+special guests

Feb. 17, 2012
DROM
(New York, NY)