BOP STOP at The Music Settlement is Cleveland's premier listening room: an intimate, acoustically pristine performance venue with sweeping views of Lake Erie.
Amina Figarova brings her stellar sextet to BOP STOP to celebrate the release of her latest record, Joy. Tickets to attend this concert in person are $25. This show will not be livestreamed.
Amina Figarova Sextet:
Amina Figarova is a quite phenomenal Azerbajan born, New York based pianist and stunning composer. Her sextet is quickly developing a huge reputation on the international scene. Amina has toured extensively, developing a tight-knit ensemble that, despite inevitable personnel changes, has attained a distinctive and inimitable voice by concentrating on all-original repertoire for almost 25 years. Amina Figarova’s “ JOY” is a post pandemic release and is a celebration of life, hope and new beginnings, featuring 10 original compositions written by Amina for her sextet of 24 years and recorded in New York and New Orleans.
“… In our current jazz era, many musicians feel obligated to write their own material, even those who lack talent for it, Amina Figarova is a different story. People wait for her records to hear the latest inspirations of a magical composer/arranger…” Thomas Conrad for Jazz times
"...Amina Figarova boasts a graceful and erudite piano style, but her second instrument is her band….A first rate jazz pianist, Amina Figarova is staking out her ground as a top level composer-arranger..." Dan McClenaghan for All About JazzBack to Calendar