Tag: Ramon Prats

Memoria Uno at Sinestesia – 4th July 2017

Agustí Fernández – piano Ramon Prats – drums Vasco Trilla – drums Àlex Reviriego – bass Ferran Besalduch – bass & sopranino saxophones Don Malfon – alto saxophone Sònia Sánchez – dance Iván González – conduction (& trumpet) This particular Memoria Uno performance was originally intended to be a launch performance for the new album…




Memoria Uno – BCN ImproFest 2017

Juan Berbin: drums Ramón Prats: drums Vasco Trilla: drums Martín Leiton: electric bass Marc Cuevas: double bass Àlex Reviriego: double bass Dani Pérez: guitar Diego Caicedo: guitar Hilario Rodeiro: laptop Joan Bagés: laptop Ferran Besalduch: bass & sopranino saxophones Don Malfon: alto & baritone saxophones Tom Chant: tenor & soprano saxophones Albert Cirera: tenor &…




Brull Session at Robadors 23 – 3rd August ´15

Agustí Martínez (soprano saxophone) Frédéric Filiatrae (alto saxophone) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Ramon Prats (drums) After the preliminary (almost mandatory) frenzy of exploration, the four musicians find each other and settle into an angular collaboration, full of sparks as individual contributions rub up against each other. During a fast hour of tight free improvisation, Martínez alternates…




Memoria Uno at Sala Fènix – 12th May ’15

Sònia Sánchez (dance) Agustí Fernández (piano) Ramón Prats & Oriol Roca (drums) Marc Cuevas & Àlex Reviriego (bass) Julián Sánchez & Pol Padrós (trumpet) Oriol Fontclara, Tom Chant & El Pricto (saxophones) Marcel•li Bayer (bass clarinet) Aram Montagut y Frédéric Filiatrae (trombones) Amaiur González (tuba) Albert Cirera (saxophone, conducting) Iván González (conducting) Often, people attend…




Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 5th Mar ’15

Ramon Prats (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Marco Mezquida (piano) Iván González (trumpet) Dani Comas (guitar) No preamble, let’s not mess about, just straight in, okay…? Piano, bass and drums – it’s a classic trio combination and that’s what we start with, But, of course, this trio is in the…




Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 26th Feb ’15

Ramon Prats (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Marco Mezquida (piano) For once, the bar area at R23 is free of chatterers. Not that it’s a great problem, usually. Sometimes a snatch of conversation is like crossed wires with another world and – if brief – might even enhance the listening…




Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 19th Feb ’15

Ramon Prats (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Dani Comas (guitar) Pope (trumpet, flugelhorn) Marco Mezquida (piano) Here’s a random thought: can we apply the principle of Darwinian natural selection (that stronger, more survival-oriented genes and traits are more likely to survive and therefore dominate the gene pool/species) to improvised music?…




Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 5th Feb ’15

Ramon Prats (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Iván González (trumpet) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Ove Volquartz (bass clarinet) Josep Maria Balanyà (piano) In the pre-gig build up on Facebook, someone (it might have been Iván González) referred to this line up as “heavy metal”. With three horns at any one time, that’s certainly true…