tuesday, september 1, 2015 8:00pm
8-9pm: Benjamin Furman Project from Chile - Jazz
Benjamin Furman is a pianist, composer and singer born in Santiago, Chile in 1991. His was a house of musicians, hence his musical education began at an early age. Currently, at age 23, he is finishing his musical studies in the prestigious Berklee College of Music, in Boston, U.S.A. His musical influences are varied, and include Jazz, Middle Eastern music, Latin, Southamerican Folklore, Rock and Folk. This variety becomes evident in his debut album “Desde el Jardin” (From the Garden) (2014). With only 23 years of age, he has become one of the Chilean jazz musicians with the highest international projection, something highly recognized by his fellow musicians. He is a multifaceted musician, performing and composing in many styles, such as: Jazz, Middle Eastern music, South American Folklore, Latin Jazz, Rock, Folk, Tango, etc.