RAF FERRARI IS A JAZZ-ROCK PIANIST WHO "THINKS" LIKE A CLASSIC COMPOSER
His musical universe is lyrical and inspired, elegant and sophisticated, made of contrasts and dualisms through an original mix of melody, rhythm and improvisation.
With the release of the first album Pauper (2009) Raf Ferrari with his quartet performs in prestigious festivals and begins to collaborate with important name as Gabriele Mirabassi.
The albumVenere e Marte (2013) sees the direct participation of Mirabassi confirming his artistic partnership.
In January 2013, on the occasion of the second editionJAZZIT AWARDSthe editors of the Italian magazine JAZZIT awarded Venere e Marte among the best records of the year.
Mentioned in the Dictionary of Italian Jazz(FELTRINELLI, 2014) by Flavio Caprera
AMONG THE MOST REPRESENTATIVE MUSICIANS OF THE NATIONAL PANORAMA
Raf Ferrari with his quartet has recently started a series of concerts abroad which was followed by an important record collaboration
with the Norwegian labelLosen Records
His latest album;Quattro (LOSEN) pushed him to the stages of Norway, Sweden, Germany, Denmark France, Luxembourg and Belgium.
He has collaborated live and on record
with RODOLFO MALTESE (BANDO DEL MUTUO SOCCORSO), GABRIELE MIRABASSI, FABRIZIO BOSSO, IAN PAICE (DEEP PURPLE), JAVIER GIROTTO, HERBIE GOINS