Niklas Winter - guitar
Lorenzo Cominoli - guitar
Niklas Winter is a finnish jazz guitarist and composer. Winter has made 7 records as a leader and has been active as a sideman in several bands. He also runs his own jazzlabel Abovoice. During the years Winter has performed with; Kenny Wheeler, Ulf Wakenius, Kirite Kanawa, Jesse Van Ruller, Cameron Brown, Henry Lowther, Ted Curson, Lars Jansson, Jukkis Uotila, Teemu Viinikainen, Karl-Martin Almqvist, Fumio Yasuda, Ino Nobuyoshi, Jani Moder, Morten Lund, Jesper Bodilsen, Severi Pyysalo and many more..
"Winter has a fresh, modern sound. This is original and very exciting music and Niklas Winter Quartet has surely been a great experience at many festivals."
Tor Hammerø /Jazznyt (Norway)
"Winter is a true sophisticated original on the guitar in Finland."
Timo Vähäsilta /Rytmi (Finland)
Lorenzo Cominoli is an Italian jazz guitarist, teacher and composer. Lorenzo spent his early years studying music as a student of American jazz guitarist Garrison Fewell (Berklee College of Music in Boston) and Sandro Gibellini (one of the most appreciated Italian jazz guitarists). He ultimately graduated in Jazz Guitar with full marks from the Conservatory and has performed at numerous festivals and jazz clubs across Italy collaborating with some of the best known musicians of the Italian jazz scene. He is currently the modern guitar, jazz guitar, and ensemble jazz teacher at the music school "Four Music School" of which he is also didactic director. He is also the artistic director and founder of the "Jazz Club Borgomanero" and the "Orta Jazz Festival."