AGENDA


AUGUST 2016


Sofia Ribeiro/Juan Andrés Ospina


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

August 10, 8pm/10:30pm
Cornelia Street Cafe
(New York, US)

 



SEPTEMBER 2016


Sofia Ribeiro Group in Colombia


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

Sep 3
*venue to be confirmed
(Tunja, Colombia)

Sep 7
*Festival de Jazz de Los Andes, Auditorio Mario Laserna
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep 9
*Festival Ajazzgo
(Cali, Colombia)

 



OCTOBER 2016


Inténtalo Carito


Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

Oct. 4
Auditorio Universidad Sergio Arboleda
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 



NOVEMBER 2016


Sofia Ribeiro Group at the Caldas Nice Jazz Festival


Concerts presenting the new album “Mar Sonoro”

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, upright bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion

Nov. 4
Caldas Nice Jazz Festival
(Caldas, Portugal)

 


PAST EVENTS


JUNE 2016


Sofia Ribeiro Group


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, upright bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion

June 9, 8pm/10:30pm
Cornelia Street Cafe
(New York, US)

 

Banda Magda at Lancaster


Magda Giannikou, accordion/voice
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion

June 12
Long’s Park Amphitheater
(Lancaster, US)

 

Banda Magda at Rockwood Music Hall!


Magda Giannikou, accordion/voice
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion

June 17
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)

 

Sofia Ribeiro with Pablo Reyes and Juan A. Ospina


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Pablo Reyes, guitar

June 29
Portuguese Embassy
(New Bedford, US)

 



APRIL 2016


Inténtalo Carito live


Inténtalo Carito Residency at the new theatre “La Trama de Gaitán”

Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from March 31 to April 16
La Trama de Gaitán
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group European Tour


Concerts presenting the new album “Mar Sonoro”

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, upright bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion

April 19
Artte
(Barcelona, Spain)

April 20
Artte
(Barcelona, Spain)

April 21
Jäääär
(Berlin, Germany)

April 22
Jazz Station
(Brussels, Belgium)

 



MARCH 2016


Cd release concert of Sofia Ribeiro’s new album “Mar Sonoro”

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, upright bass
Marcelo Woloski, precussion

March 3, 7:30pm and 9:30pm
Club Bonafide
(New York, US)

 

Inténtalo Carito live


Inténtalo Carito at the XV Festival de Teatro Iberoamericano!

Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

March 24,25, 26 and 27
La Trama de Gaitán
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 



JANUARY 2016


Colectivo Colombia at the Festival Internacional de Música de Cartagena


Colectivo Colombia presents “The music of the Llanos Orientales”

Antonio Arnedo, soprano sax
Lucía Pulido, voice
Juan Miguel Sossa, bandola/cuatro/tiple
Daniel Sossa, electric bass/cuatro
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Julián Gómez, double bass
Jorge Sepúlveda, drums

Jan. 13
Festival Internacional de música de Cartagena
(Cartagena, Colombia)

Colectivo Colombia presents “The music of the Colombian Pacific Coast”

Antonio Arnedo, soprano sax
Hugo Candelario, marimba de chonta
Lucía Pulido, voice
Juan Miguel Sossa, bandola/cuatro/tiple
Daniel Sossa, electric bass/cuatro
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Julián Gómez, double bass
Jorge Sepúlveda, drums

Jan. 14
Festival Internacional de música de Cartagena
(Cartagena, Colombia)

Colectivo Colombia presents “The music of the Colombian Atlantic Coast”

Antonio Arnedo, soprano sax
Totó la Momposina, voice
Marco Vinicio, tambor hembra
Jorge Auilar, maraccas
Rafa Castro, tambora
Juan Miguel Sossa, bandola/cuatro/tiple
Daniel Sossa, electric bass/cuatro
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Julián Gómez, double bass
Jorge Sepúlveda, drums

Jan. 15
Festival Internacional de música de Cartagena
(Cartagena, Colombia)

 

Arrangements Workshop


Arrangements Workshop by Juan Andrés Ospina

Jan. 20, 21
Escuela de música Taller de artes
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Duo concerts with Sofia Ribeiro


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice

Jan. 18
Universidad Sergio Arboleda
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Jan. 22
Private auditorium
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Jan. 27
Universidad Sergio Arboleda
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Jan. 29
Private auditorium
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 



DECEMBER 2015


Gregorio Uribe Big Band


Gregorio Uribe Big Band
+Juan Andrés Ospina, guest pianist

Dec 11, 12
Teatro Colón
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 


NOVEMBER 2015


Inténtalo Carito at the “Festival del humor” in Barcelona


Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

Nov 6
Teatro Goya
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina Trio


Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, upright bass
Salvador Toscano, drums

Nov 20
Sala Sandaru
(Barcelona, Spain)

 


OCTOBER 2015


Sofia Ribeiro Group


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

Oct 20
Cornelia Street Cafe
(New York, US)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina BIG BAND rehearsals


Juan Andrés Ospina Big Band!

Oct 8, 16
(New York, US)

 

Sylvie Bourban new Cd recording session


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Yasushi Nakamura, upright bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
+Magda Giannikou, producer

Oct 10-20
Flux Studios
(New York, US)

 

US Tour with Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
James Shipp, drums

Oct 22, 9pm
Bossa Bistro & Lounge
(Washington DC, US)

Oct 23
(Roanoke, US)

Oct 24
The Event Muse
(Charlotte, US)

Oct 25
Centerstage-The Loft-Vinyl
(Atlanta, US)

Oct 27
Southland Ballroom
(Raleigh, US)

Oct 28
Arts Center
(Carrboro, US)

Oct 30
Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Philadelphia, US)

*to be confirmed

Oct 31
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)

Click here for more info on the tour and Banda Magda


SEPTEMBER 2015


Intentalo Carito at Creative Mornings Bogotá


Nicolás Ospina
Juan Andrés Ospina

Sep 18
Maloka
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Petros Klampanis, double bass

Sep 19
Festival Viva la Comida
(Queens, US)

 

Banda Magda + Women of the World


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Mika Mimura, vibes
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
James Shipp, drums
+Women of the World band

Sep 20
The Falcon
(Marlboro, US)

 


AUGUST 2015


Sofia Ribeiro Group


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

Aug 5
Festival de Jazz de Mao
(Menorca, Spain)

 


JULY 2015


Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Justin Stanto, trumpet/keys
Michael Maher, trumpet
Chris Bullock, tenor sax
Mika Mimura, vibes
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion
Jordan Perlson, drums

Jul 8
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)

 

Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Jordan Perlson, drums

Jul 11
The Falcon
(Marlboro, US)

 


JUNE 2015


Juan Andrés Ospina Trio/Inténtalo Carito AUSTRALIAN TOUR


JUAN ANDRÉS OSPINA TRIO

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

May 31
Melbourne Jazz Festival, Uptown Jazz Cafe
(Melbourne, Australia)

Click here for more info

June 4
Capital Jazz Project, The Street Theatre
(Canberra, Australia)

Click here for more info

 

INTÉNTALO CARITO

Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

June 2
Seymor Centre, 7:30pm
(Sydney, Australia)

June 6
The Thornbury Theatre, 7:30pm
(Melbourne, Australia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group


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

Jun 21
Rockwood Music Hall stage 3
(New York, US)

 


MAY 2015


Sylvie Bourban Swiss Tour


Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Patrice Moret, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

May 10, 7:30pm
Studio Théâtre Interface
(Sion, Switzerland)

May 16, 8pm
Pianos-Allegro
(Romanel-s-Lausanne, Switzerland)

May 17, 12pm and 3pm
Château de Valère
(Sion, Switzerland)

 


APRIL 2015


Mixing upcoming album of Sofia Ribeiro


Apr. 2-6 2015
(New York, US)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group at Cornelia Street Cafe


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, bass
Rogerio Boccatto, percussion

Apr 4, 10pm
Cornelia Street Caf
(New York, US)

 

Inténtalo Carito LIVE


Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/melodica, bongoes, voice

Abr 28, 8pm
Teatro Nacional Fanny Mikey
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Click here tu buy tickets!

 


MARCH 2015


Sofia Ribeiro Quartet at the Kennedy Center


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

Mar. 17, 6pm
Kennedy Center
(Washington DC, US)

 

Editing, producing and arranging Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming CD


Whole month
(New York, US)

 


FEBRUARY 2015


Sofia Ribeiro, Juan Andrés Ospina, Andrés Rotmistrovsky


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass

Feb. 14
Cornelia Street
(New York, US)

 

Sofia Ribeiro Group at DROM


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

Feb. 27
Drom
(New York, US)

 

Editing, producing and arranging Sofia Ribeiro’s upcoming CD


Whole month
(New York, US)

 


JANUARY 2015


Marta Gómez Group at the FERIA DE MANIZALES


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juan Pablo Balcazar, bass
Toño Hernández, drums

Jan. 6
Parque Ernesto Gutiérrez
(Manizales, Colombia)

 

Marta Gómez at the FESTIVAL CENTRO


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Alberto Ojeda, Guitar/cuatro
Juan Pablo Balcazar, bass
Toño Hernández, drums

Jan. 16, 7pm
Fundación Gilberto Alzate Avendaño
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Marta Gómez plays Childrens Music at Festival Centro


Marta Gómez, voice/guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice

Jan. 17, 4pm
Teatro Jorge Eliecer Gaitán
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 


NOVEMBER 2014


European Tour with Sofia Ribeiro group


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

Nov. 8
Fundação Eugénio de Almeida
(Evora, Portugal)

Nov. 13
Bilbaina Jazz Club
(Bilbao, España)

Nov. 14
Jazzy Colors Festival
(Paris, France)

 

Banda Magda


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Or Bareket, double bass
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Jordan Perlson, drums
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
James Shipp, percussion

Nov. 21
The Falcon
(Marlboro, US)

 

Sofia Ribeiro group at Rockwood


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

Nov. 26
Rockwood, stage 3
(New York, US)

 

Banda Magda at the Blue Note!


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Or Bareket, double bass
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Jordan Perlson, drums
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
James Shipp, percussion

Nov. 29
Blue Note Jazz Club
(New York, US)

 



OCTOBER 2014


“Este instante” release Tour with Marta Gómez Group



Release of the Cd “Este Instante”, which I produced and arranged and recorded the piano

Marta Gómez, voz, guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/cuatro/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Manuel Sija, violin/flute
Nicolás Echeverría, percussion

Oct. 16
Teatro Teresa Carreño, Sala José Félix Ribas
(Caracas, Venezuela)

Oct. 18
Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Oct. 22
Teatro Municipal Enrique Buenaventura
(Cali, Colombia)

Oct. 23
Teatro Pablo Tobón Uribe
(Medellín, Colombia)

Oct. 24
Universidad Industrial de Santander UIS
(Bucaramanga, Colombia)

Oct. 28
Teatro Santiago Londoño
(Pereira, Colombia)

Oct. 29
Teatro Municipal
(Calarcá, Colombia)

Nov. 4
Festival de la cultura de Tunja
(Tunja, Colombia)



SEPTEMBER 2014


Juan Pablo Balcazar presents his Cd “Piragua”


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

Sep. 9 6pm
Auditorio Pablo Sexto Universidad Javeriana
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 11
Teatro Skandia
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, Marcelo Woloski, Juan Andrés Ospina


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Sep. 12, 7pm
Universidad Sergio Arboleda
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

BANDA MAGDA at Jazz al Parque!


We will be playing with this amazing band at the great jazz festival in Bogotá

Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Ignacio Hernandez, guitar
Or Bareket, double bass
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Jordan Perlson, drums
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
James Shipp, percussion

Sep. 13
Festival Jazz al parque
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Adriana Ospina en La Tea


Adriana Ospina, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Kike Harker, bass
Antolín Díaz, drums

Sep. 17, 9pm
La Tea
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 


AUGUST 2014


Balcazar/Ospina/Toscano


Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Juan Pablo Balcazar, double bass
Salvador Toscano, drums

Ago.6
Robadors23
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Recording a new children song with Sofia Ribeiro in Barcelona


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Salvador Toscano, drums

Ago. 5
(Barcelona, Spain)

 


MAY 2014


Inténtalo Carito residency at CasaE


6 weeks of concerts with Inténtalo Carito, from April 28 to June 7 (18 concerts).
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday!

Nicolás Ospina, guitar/piano/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/piano/melodica/bongos/voice

April 28 – June 7, 8pm
CasaE
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 


APRIL 2014


Inténtalo Carito in New York!


Concert with my brother Nicolás and our duo Inténtalo Carito, for the 35th celebration of the Taller Latino in New York.

Nicolás Ospina, piano/guitar/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/guitar/voice

April 5, 9pm
El Taller Latino
(New York, US)

 

Co-producing Nicolás Ospina’s upcoming album


I will be co-producing and video recording Nicolás Ospina’s upcoming album.

April 2014
Systems 2 studios, Luis Bacque Recording Studios
(New York, US)

 

Piano and voice recording session for Colombian pop star Fonseca


I will be recording a piano solo version of Colombian super pop star Fonseca new single “Tu amor ya sabe”.

Fonseca, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

April 24
Systems 2 studios
(New York, US)

 



MARCH 2014


BANDA MAGDA at the Falcon!


Magda Giannikou, voz/accordion
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Ignacio Hernández, guitar
Mika Mimura, vibes
Haggai Cohen, doublebass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Keita Ogawa, percussion
James Shipp, percussion
Jordan Perlson, drums

Mar. 7, 9pm
The Falcon
(Marlboro, NY)

 

Childrens music concert with Sofia Ribeiro


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Pedro Jackson, percussion

Mar. 17, 3.30pm
Teatro La Libélula Dorada
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Inténtalo Carito


Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/piano/voice
Nicolás Ospina, guitar/piano/voice

Mar. 25, 8pm
Teatro Arlequín
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 



FEBRUARY 2014


Farah Siraj at the Blue Note


Farah Siraj, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Feb. 28, 12.30am
BLUE NOTE JAZZ CLUB
(New York, NY)

 

Finishing Marta Gomez album “Este Instante”:
last recording sessions, mixing and mastering


Feb-Mar 2014
(New York, NY)

 



NOVEMBER 2013


Recording of Argentinian percussion player Marcelo Woloski’s album in New York.


Nov. 11-13
The Bunker Studios
(New York, NY)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina presents “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston”


Concert with the music of my cd BBB

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Melissa Aldana, tenor sax
Uri Gurvich, alto/soprano sax
Michael Fahie, trombone
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Eric Doob, drums
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Nov. 15, 9pm
El Taller Latinoamericano
(New York, NY)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina presents “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston”


Concert with the music of my cd BBB at the festival “Encuentro de músicos colombianos”

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Melissa Aldana, tenor sax
Uri Gurvich, alto/soprano sax
Michael Fahie, trombone
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Eric Doob, drums
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Nov. 16, 5pm
Le Poisson Rouge
(New York, NY)

 



OCTOBER 2013


‘Inténtalo Carito’ Live


Concert with Inténtalo Carito, the musical comedy duo with my brother Nicolás

Nicolás Ospina, guitar/piano/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/piano/melodica/bongos/voice

Oct. 12, 8pm
Teatro Skandia
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Recording of Sylvie Bourban’s album “Aussi pour les petits, Vol. 2”


Recording of the second children music cd by Swiss singer Sylvie Bourban.

Sylvie Bourban, voice/compositions
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/arrangements
Magda Giannikou, accordion, production

Oct. 14-26
(New York, US)

 

BANDA MAGDA at Casa Mezcal


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Mika Mimura, vibes

October 16
Casa Mezcal
(New York, US)

 

BANDA MAGDA at Rockwood Music Hall!


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Mika Mimura, vibes

October 17
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)



SEPTEMBER 2013


Inténtalo Carito Live


Concert with the proyect with my brother Inténtalo Carito, at a fundraising event for the foundation “Niños por un nuevo planeta”

Nicolás Ospina, guitar/piano/maraccas/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/piano/melodica/bongos/voice

Sep. 3, 7pm
Kandú, Centro Comercial Gran Estación
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina presents “BBB”


Concert presenting the music of my CD “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston” with a group of amazing musicians from Colombia, and special guests Andrés Rotmistrovsky and Marcelo Woloski coming from New York!

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
César Medina, alto/soprano sax
Ricardo Narváez, tenor sax
Edilberto Liévano, trombone
Jorge Sepúlveda, drums
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Sep. 4, 10pm
Smoking Molly
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, Andrés Rotmistrovsky, Marcelo Woloski and Juan Andrés Ospina


Concerts with these three amazing musicians in Bogotá, Colombia

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

Sep. 5, 8pm
LA TEA
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 6, 7pm
Escuela Fernando Sor
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 7, 8pm
Trementina Café
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 10, 1pm
EMMAT
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Bogotá Big Band at the Festival Jazz al Parque


The ‘Bogotá Big Band’ will be playing my big band composition ‘Tramontana’ at the Festival Jazz al Parque.

Bogotá Big band
Ricardo Jaramillo, conductor

Sep. 8, 11a
Teatro Julio Mario Santodomingo
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 13, 6:00pm
Plaza ferial 20 de Julio
(Bogotá, Colombia)

Sep. 14, 7:00pm,
Parque metropolitano ‘El Country’
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, presenting Cd “Ar”



Presentation of the Cd “Ar” at a Portuguese Festival “Harmos Plural”

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, bass
Salvador Toscano, drums

Sep. 26, 9.30pm
Auditório Municipal de Vieira do Minho
(Vieira do Minho, Portugal)

Sep. 27, 9.30pm
Grande Auditório da Casa das Artes de Famalicão
(Famalicão, Portugal)

Sep. 28, 9.30pm
Ateneu Comercial do Porto
(Porto, Portugal)



AUGUST 2013


BANDA MAGDA at the Celebrate Brooklyn Festival


Banda Magda opening for the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra!

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

August 3
Prospect Park Bandshell
(New York, US)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina presents “BBB”


Concert presenting the music of my CD “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston” with a group of amazing musicians from Colombia, and special guests Andrés Rotmistrovsky and Marcelo Woloski coming from New York!

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
César Medina, alto/soprano sax
Ricardo Narváez, tenor sax
Edilberto Liévano, trombone
Jorge Sepúlveda, drums
Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion

August 31, 5pm
Jazz Festival Teatro Libre, Universidad de Los Andes
(Bogotá, Colombia)



JULY 2013


Duo with Sofia Ribeiro


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice

July 12, 11pm
Hot Five Club
(Porto, Portugal)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, presenting Cd “Ar”


Presentation of the Cd “Ar” at the Festival ‘O Verão é Jazz!’ in Guimarães

Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juan Pablo Balcazar, double bass
Salvador Toscano, drums

July 13, 11pm
Escola de Jazz do Convívio
(Guimarães, Portugal)

 

Silvina Moreno International Tour


Release of Silvina Moreno’s CD “Mañana” in New York

Silvina Moreno, voice/guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
*musicians to be confirmed

July 28, 8pm
Rockwood Music Hall
(New York, US)

 

Duo with my brother Inténtalo Carito


Presentation of Inténtalo Carito, singing our song “Qué difícil es hablar el español”

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

July 31, 11am
Evento Marca País
(Bogotá, Colombia)



JUNE 2013


Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s cd ‘Ar’!


Concert at the Festival ‘Jazz de Valado’

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

June 1, 8pm
Jazz Festival de Valado dos Frades
(Valado dos Frades, Portugal)

 

Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s cd ‘Ar’!


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

June 8, 6pm
Jazz Station
(Bruselas, Bélgica)

 

Release of Sofia Ribeiro’s cd ‘Ar’!


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

June 11
L’Inoui
(Redange, Luxemburg)

 

Marta Gómez group


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/voice
Santiago Greco, bass
Salvador Tascano, drums

June 20, 2013
Auditorio C.A.T
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

Production, arrangements and piano of Marta Gómez’ upcoming Cd


Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/voice
*musicians yet to confirm

June 17- 23, 2013
(Barcelona, Spain)



MAY 2013


Concert with Marta Gómez in NY!


Marta Gómez, voice/guitar
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Juancho Herrera, guitar/voice
Fernando Huergo, bass
Yayo Serna, drums

May 12, 8pm
Le Poisson Rouge
(New York, US)

 

Cd Release concert of the album ’12 French Songs’ with BANDA MAGDA!


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

May 24
Joe’s Pub
(New York , US)



APRIL 2013


1st complete concert with Inténtalo Carito!


This will be the first complete concert we do with my brother, and the proyect Inténtalo Cartito (from the song ‘Qué difícil es hablar el español!)

Nicolás Ospina, guitar/piano/voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, guitar/piano/voice

April 4, 8pm
Teatro Gimnasio Moderno
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Tedx Youth @GLM, Ted Talk


I was invited to be part of the speakers at the event Tedx Youth @GLM, held in Bogotá (Colombia).

Juan Andrés Ospina, speaker

April 20, 5pm
Auditorio Teresa Cuervo
(Bogotá, Colombia)



FEBRUARY 2013


1st International Music Festival ENCUENTRO


The first edition of this festival, which we organized with Nicolás Ospina, Sofia Ribeiro and the FUNDACION JEYMAR.

-Sofia Ribeiro
-Nicolás Ospina
-Banda Magda
-Inténtalo Carito

Feb. 16, 6-10pm
Festival Internacional de música Encuentro
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, release of the cd ‘Ar’


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
*Special Guestl: Magda Giannikou, accordion

Feb. 19
Escuela de música Fernando Sor
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Sofia Ribeiro, Release of the cd ‘Ar’


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
*Special guest: Magda Giannikou, accordion

Feb. 21
Auditorio Mario Laserna, Universidad de Los Andes
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

BANDA MAGDA!


Magda Giannikou, voice/accordion
Mika Mimura, vibes
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Ignacio Hernández, guita
Petros Klampanis, double bass
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
*Special guests:
Santiago Hernández, percussion
Sofia Ribeiro, voice

Feb. 22
Escuela de música Fernando Sor
(Bogotá, Colombia)



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)
(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 INTÉNTALO 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)



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)



DECEMBER 2010


Andrés Rotmistrovsky Quintet


Andrés Rotmistrovsky, electric bass/compositions
Bernardo Monk, soprano sax
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Julián Semprini, drums

December 16, 2010
Un lugar en Ortuzar
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

 

Santiago Hernandez and friends


Javier Zacharias, tenor sax
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Pablo Elorza, bass
Santiago Hernandez, drums

December 15, 2010
Un lugar en Ortuzar
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)



NOVEMBER 2010


Sylvie Bourban’s Cd recording


I will be arranging and recording the upcoming album of Swiss singer Sylvie Bourban this week.

Sylvie Bourban, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Dylan Coleman, bass
Pablo Eluchans, drums
special guest: David Harris, trombone

November 19-20, 2010
Wellspring Studios
(Boston, MA)



OCTOBER 2010


Luisa Sobral’s CD Recording


I will be producing, arranging and recording Portuguese singer Luisa Sobral’s CD during this whole month.

Luisa Sobral, voice and compositions
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/arrangements/production
Greg Ruggiero, guitar
João Hasselberg, bass
Carlos Miguel, drums
Cd includes horn section, string quartet and special guests.
Rui Guerrero, recording engineer

October, 2010
Vale de Lobos Studio
(Lisbon, Portugal)



SEPTEMBER 2010


Recording session for Marta Gomez upcoming album


I will be recording the piano for three tunes of Colombian singer Marta Gómez.

Marta Gómez, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano

September 18, 2010
Van Gelder Studio
(Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina sextet, concert in benefit of the organization “Sueños de Arena”


I will be playing the music of my cd “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston” with an amazing group of musicians.

Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
César Medina, soprano/alto sax
Miguel ‘Pintxo’ Villar, tenor sax
Edilberto Liévano, trombón
Juan Pablo Balcazar, electric bass
Pedro Acosta, drums
special guests:
Juan David Castaño, percussion/gaita
Maria José Salgado, percussion

September 13, 2010
Auditorio Uniandinos
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Bogotá Big Band, 15th anniversary of the Jazz al Parque Festival


I will be conducting an original arrangement for Big Band that I wrote based on a composition by Colombian singer Lucia Pulido’s composition.

Bogotá Big Band 15 años, Big Band
Featuring:
Lucia Pulido, voice
Nicolás Ospina, piano
César Medina, soprano sax (soloist)
Juan Andrés Ospina, conductor

September 12, 2010
JAZZ AL PARQUE, (Bogotá, Colombia)

 

ALO (Asociación Libre Orquesta)


I will be playing the piano on an experimental concert with an amazing group of musicians conducted by US drummer Joe Smith. The orchestra is leaded by the Barcelona based trio Joe Smith (drums), Miguel ‘Pintxo’ Villar (tenor sax) and Juan Pablo Balcazar (bass).

September 11, 2010
JAZZ AL PARQUE
(Bogotá, Colombia)

 

Bogotá Big Band, 15th anniversary of the Jazz al Parque Festival


I will be conducting an original arrangement for Big Band that I wrote based on a composition by Colombian singer Lucia Pulido’s composition in the opening concert for this years Jazz al parque Festival (Bogotá, Colombia).

Bogotá Big Band 15 años, Big Band, featuring:
Lucia Pulido, voice
Nicolás Ospina, piano
César Medina, soprano sax (soloist)
Juan Andrés Ospina, conductor

September 10, 2010
Teatro Jorge Eliecer Gaitán
(Bogotá, Colombia)



JULY 2010


Sofia Ribeiro Quartet


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Bartolomeo Barengui, guitar
Juan Pablo Balcazar, bass

July 10, 2010
El Siglo
(Sant Cugat del Vallès, Spain)

 

Barenghi/Ribeiro/Ospina


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Bartolomeo Barengui, guitar

July 9, 2010
Harlem Jazz Club
(Barcelona, Spain)



JUNE 2010


Sofia Ribeiro Quartet


Sofia Ribeiro, voice
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano
Marc Demuth, bass
João Cunha, drums

June 30, 2010
Breyner Jazz Club
(Porto, Portugal)

 

Juan Andrés Ospina sextet presents “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston” SPAIN TOUR


Miguel ‘Pintxo’ Villar, soprano/alto sax
Albert Cireres, tenor sax
Tom Johnson, trombone
Juan Andrés Ospina, piano/voice
Pere Lowe, bass
Carlos Falanga, drums

special guest:
José Bernal, percussion/gaita

July 17, 2010
Jamboree Jazz Club
(Barcelona, Spain)

June 26, 2010
FESTA MAJOR JAZZ FESTIVAL. Plaça de Can Quiteria
(Sant Cugat del Vallès, Spain)

June 17, 2010
BILBAINA JAZZ CLUB
(Bilbao, Spain)

 

Sylvie Bourban Group presents Sylvie’s Cd “Look Busy!”


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

June 9, 2010
L-A-C Local d’art Contemporain
(Vevey, Switzerland)

June 4, 2010
CHORUS JAZZ CLUB
(Lausanne, Switzerland)



MAY 2010


Universidad Javeriana Ensembles.


Two ensembles from the University will be performing the music they have been working with Juan Andrés Ospina during three months.

First ensemble will be playing original arrangements written by Juan Andrés Ospina.
Second ensemble will be playing the music of the Cd “BBB: Barcelona, Bogotá, Boston”.

May 7, 2010
Auditorio Teresa Cuervo
(Bogotá, Colombia)



APRIL 2010


Mercedes Sosa Tribute at the Lincoln Center (New York)


A tribute to the legendary Latin American singer Mercedes Sosa, conducted by Marcelo Lupis. The concert will feature legendary artists such as Piero, Leon Gieco and Joan Baez.

April 25, 2010
Avery Fisher Hall, LINCOLN CENTER
(New York, NY)