• Bachelor from Aalborg in jazz-final

    24th of November 2015 · tags:

    Raphael Gimenes completed his bachelor's degree from the Academy in Aalborg this summer. Now he is one among three nominated for the final of "New Jazz Artist of the Year", organized by DPA. His piece "The Painter" is described as "fragile, sincerely and yet strong in both melodic and harmonic expression" by jury member Steen Hansen from DR Big Band. Read more (in Danish).

    The three selected works will now be arranged by DR Big Band and can be experienced at the final concert in Copenhagen, DR Concert Hall, Friday 15 January 2016, where the prize of DK kr. 15,000 will be awarded to the winner.

    Raphael Gimenes came from Brazil to Denmark as an exchange student in 2005. In 2008 he received five out of five stars in the music magazine Gaffa for a demo, and after ”Musikalsk Grundkursus” in Slagelse he joined the Academy in Aalborg.

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