Anton Delecca is a saxophonist and composer from Melbourne, Australia currently based in New York. He has played for many years with internationally acclaimed band The Bamboos and has performed and/or recorded with artists such as Arthur Blythe, Odean Pope, Wycliffe Gordon, Eddy Bo, Betty Harris and Syl Johnson. The Anton Delecca Quartet perform powerful, emotionally driven jazz with influences spanning contemporary NYC improvised music, the spiritual jazz of Alice Coltrane, and the energy, passion and power of Middle Eastern music. The group has three albums out on Australia’s leading jazz label, Jazzhead.
ANTON DELECCA QUARTETS PERFORMING IN JAN 2018
The Anton Delecca Standards Quartet will be playing at Uptown Jazz Cafe on Saturday January 20th 2018. The band will feature Mark Fitzgibbon - piano, Danny Fischer - drums and Tom Lee - bass. We'll be playing a bunch of standards and original compositions from some of the greats such as - Duke Ellington, Billy Stryhorn, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, Joe Henderson etc.
The Anton Delecca Quartet will be playing all original compostitions at the JazzLab for the Melbourne Jazz Co-Op on Sunday January 21st 2018. Featuring Luke Howard - piano, Jonathan Zion - bass and Daniel Farrugia - drums. We'll be playing many brand new compositions as well as material from our previous three albums.
NEW ALBUM RECORDED
On May 7th and 8th 2017 we completed the tracking of our new album at the legendary Sing Sing Recording Studios Melbourne. We are very happy with the results and can’t wait to release it!
UPTOWN JAZZ CAFE
Saturday January 20th 2018
ANTON DELECCA STANDARDS QUARTET
Feat. Mark Fitzgibbon, Danny Fischer and Tom Lee
Above 177 Brunswick St Fitzroy
Ph (03) 9416 4546 View map
Sunday January 21st 2018
ANTON DELECCA QUARTET
Luke Howard Jonathan Zion and Daniel Farrugia
27 Leslie St Brunswick
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Phone: (03) 9388 1999