Maurizio Minardi

Maurizio Minardi

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A London-based group performing a cinematic fusion of European folk
and baroque, with a splash of jazz and tango.

Biography

Italian composer, pianist and accordionist Maurizio Minardi studied piano, organ and composition at the Conservatorio di Musica ‘Giovan Battista Martini’ Bologna. He also gained a certificate in Musicology at DAMS Drama, Art and Music Studies (Università di Bologna). He has been based in London since 2008 and performed with an array of artists and at a range of venues since then. He launched his ninth studio album, The Cook, the Clown, the Monk and the Accordionist, in March 2013 at Pizza Express Jazz Club, London. In its current formation his group includes Nick Pini on double bass and Jason Reeve on drums.

Discography

Albums:

The Cook the Clown the Monk and The Accordionist
(Belfagor Label 2013)

My Piano Trio
(Belfagor Label 2012)

Works
(Belfagor Label 2011)

Tangology
(Raitrade 2010)

Aspettando Cofferatziger
(Belfagor Label 2007)

Cofferatzinger
(Belfagor Label 2007)

Oz
(Belfagor Label 2004)

L’amantenuta
(Belfagor Label 2002)

Ozzigeno
(Belfagor Label 2000)

Tulipano Nero
(Belfagor Label 1999)

Le Vacanze di Hegel
(Belfagor Label 1997)

Sto Con Te
(Borgatti 1994)

Compositions:

Honestly
(Intoit 2011)

Malanotte
(Afro Art Record 2007)

Marcello Fragola
(Poli Positivi 2004)

Gemma
(BMG 1995)

Franz Campi
(Ricordi 1993)

Banane e Lamponi
(BMG 1992)

Lettera
(Panarecord 1988)