MANCHESTER, NH — Jupiter Hall continues its Jazz & Groove Series this Friday, January 17 with “Qwill featuring violinist Vlad Stoicescu” – in collaboration with Arts Industry Alliance. Opening for Qwill will be Manchester-based pianist Matt Sanviti Fuller. Doors open at 7:30pm, with live music from 8 – 10 p.m.
General admission table seating, this is a B.Y.O.B. event. Tickets online $10 or $15 at Door – Save $ and get tickets online at: https://qwill.eventbrite.com
Vlad Stoicescu, from Romania, studied at National University of Music Bucharest and currently resides in Cambridge, MA.
Matt Sanviti Fuller is a classically-trained pianist with a Bachelor degree in music. In his solo project, he combines elements of blues, rock, jazz, and world music into his own unique sound. He also plays guitar and produces his own music. Matt’s performance experience as a pianist is extensive and varied, including everywhere from NYC bars to New Hampshire wedding venues to restaurants and art galleries.
“Dreamy roots music” – The Boston Globe
”Heavily groove-based, Qwill’s music is like a soul/R&B spouse with multiple mistresses of Latin beats, modern jazz, and trance/drum and bass” – Performer Magazine
Qwill, aka Jesse Ciarmataro, is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer currently based in Salem, MA. His music cannot be traditionally labeled, weaving electronica, roots, downtempo, jazz and R&B, but it is Qwill’s soulful voice that truly grounds his sound. He performs regularly with a full band, as well as beat-backed or acoustic duo and solo sets. No matter the venue or format, every Qwill show is a soulful reflection of where he is as an artist on that given day. As a vocalist, he is known for his intensity and passion, dedicated to experimentation and always pushing the envelope.
Qwill is not new to the scene. He has toured the US, Canada and Europe and has shared the stage with such notable acts as Richie Havens, Kaki King and The Violent Femmes, to name a few. He has also been an active session player for some of Boston’s talented artists such as Jesse Dee, Ryan Montbleau, Christian McNeill and Sea Monsters. He has collaborated with MC Esoteric, including the single “Falling”. His music has been featured on MTV and in various independent films, and featured on the ”Groove Lounge” compilation series from TVP Records showcasing New England’s top producers and recording artists. Qwill’s single “Ghost” was named one of the “Top 10 Local Songs of 2016” by Sound of Boston, and was featured on his latest EP entitled “Phoenix” on his own label Simple Truth Records.
Questions? Please contact Katie Bérubé at email@example.com or call 603-289-4661.
ABOUT ARTS INDUSTRY ALLIANCE
Arts Industry Alliance is a non-profit organization focused on programs and initiatives of education, production and recognition. AIA strives to shine the light on the independent artists and high-level talent already creating culture within your community, as well as cultivating opportunity for the emerging young artists with professional aspirations.
ABOUT JUPITER HALL
Jupiter Hall is a community-oriented multi-purpose creative digital media arts space located in Manchester, NH – where communities experience arts, culture and innovation. Our mission is to showcase and present exciting opportunities for storytellers, creatives and professionals working with Digital Media and other innovative formats to share their stories, culture and vision. http://JupiterHallNH.com/