Following on from the succesful recording of his album Ontology, Galician saxophonist Xose Miguélez now presents his latest musical project recorded in quartet format under the title  Contradicio. To carry out this project he was accompanied by experienced first class musicians such as the French pianist Jean-Michel Pilc, the Portuguese double bass player Carlos Barretto and his compatriot the drummer Marcos Cavaleiro.

Contradictio liner notes by Juan Carlos Abelenda





His most recent project, "Contradictio", second album released by the American jazz record label "Origin records" features Jean-Michel Pilc, piano, Marcos Cavaleiro, drums and Carlos Barretto, dlbass.

He earned a master's degree in jazz performance at the "Guildhall School of Music" in London and a BA in jazz from "Esmae" in Oporto. He complemented his music education studying privately with Chris Cheek, Matt Otto, Ethan Iverson and Jean Toussaint among others.

Xose teaches traditional Galician music and heads the jazz orquestra at the "Conservatorio profesional de música de Ourense".

He is a "Forestone - Japan" and "Jody-jazz Usa" artist.


O seu proxecto máis recente, "Contradictio", acaba de ser publicado pola discográfica de Seattle "Origin records" en formación de cuarteto con Jean-Michel Pilc, piano, Marcos Cavaleiro, batería e Carlos Barretto, contrabaixo.

Acadou un master en jazz na "Guildhall School of Music & Drama" de Londres e una licenciatura en jazz na "Esmae" de Porto. Complementou a súa educación musical estudando con Chris Cheek, Ethan Iverson, Matt Otto e Jean Toussaint entre outros.

Imparte aulas de música tradicional galega e dirixe a Orquesta de jazz do "Conservatorio Profesional de Música de Ourense".

É artista das marcas "Forestone - Japan" e "Jody-jazz Usa"

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