The stylish Briton Anthony Strong sings and plays the piano with a captivating energy, superbly mixing original songs with jazz classics.
His music infused with jazz, soul and blues, emotions and urges to move their feet and dancing. With influences ranging from Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and Mel Tormé Stevie Wonder and Harry Connick Jr. Oscar Peterson, makes the public enjoy a fresh version, positive and renewed the major themes of Broadway.
The musician has achieved star status in England thanks to the publication in 2011 of the EP Delovely which reached number one in the lists of jazz in the UK. And his latest album, Stepping Out, was also number one on iTunes. He has performed at major jazz festivals worldwide.
The famous big band Barcelona Jazz Orchestra will perform with energy and warmth arrangements Anthony Strong. The BJO consists of some of the best specialists Jazz Catalonia and is considered one of the best big bands in Europe. Performs regularly at prestigious festivals accompanying famous figures such as Benny Golson, Frank Wess, Kurt Elling, Ann Hampton Callaway … and has recorded five albums with Phil Woods, Nicholas Payton, Jesse Davis and Jon Faddis.
Voice and piano
Jean Pierre Derouard