AKAMU SAS di Lofoco Alberto
via Filippo Beroaldo 63
40127 Bologna (Italia)


Booking: Alberto Lofoco
Phone: +39 320 8228121 - alberto@akamu.net

Booking and administration: Patrizia Laura Rossi
Phone: +39 338 4344907 - patti@akamu.net

Brazilian music booker: Luigi Settala
Phone: +39 348 2439807 - luigi@akamu.net

Brazilian music booker: Luciano Bertrand
Phone: +39 329 2353329 - luciano@akamu.net

Tour manager and jazz consultant: Elia Moretti
Phone: +39 348 5210531 - elia@akamu.net

Tax Advisor: Pasquale Valerio
Via Niccodemi 5, 20156 Milano (Italy) - Phone: +39 02 89692489 - Fax: +39 02 89658731

Marketing: Patrizia De Lucca c/o M2I s.r.l.
Phone: +39 051 6056704 - p.delucca@m2i-srl.it

The artists AKAMU had the honour and pleasure to represent, since the company was founded in 2007, include (in time order):
Anthony Braxton, Cecil Taylor, William Parker, Kidd Jordan, Milford Graves, Taylor Ho Bynum, Mary Halvorson, Aaron Siegel, Jessica Pavone, Roscoe Mitchell, Wadada Leo Smith, Harrison Bankhead, Matt Bauder, Roswell Rudd, Brad Jones, Corey Wilkes, Richard Teitelbaum, Erica Dicker, Hugh Ragin, Cyro Baptista, Craig Taborn, Matana Roberts, Steve Lehman, Bob Stewart, Amina Claudine Myers, James Emery, John Lindberg, Gerry Hemingway, Marty Ehrlich, Anthony Davis, Mark Feldman, Michael Formanek, Arto Lindsay, Mark Shim, Drew Gress, Jonathan Finlayson, Gerald Cleaver, Tyshawn Sorey, John Escreet, Okkyung Lee, Skuli Sverrisson, Vernon Reid, Melvin Gibbs, Ronald Shannon Jackson, Richard Davis, Archie Shepp, Angelica Sanchez, Pheeroan akLaff, Amiri Baraka, Dave Burrell, Susie Ibarra, Joe Bowie, Kim Clarke, Beans, Jeff Parker, Ingrid Laubrock, James Fei, Jason Moran, Myra Melford, Ron Miles, Liberty Ellman, Stomu Takeishi, Ches Smith, Tim Berne, Tony Malaby, Andrea Parkins, Louis Moholo-Moholo, Alexander Hawkins, John Edwards, Benoît Delbecq, Tomas Fujiwara, Wayne Horvitz, Silke Eberhard, Jim Hobbs, Henry Threadgill, Muhal Richard Abrams, David Virelles, Giovanni Falzone, Satoko Fujii, Joe McPhee, Steve Noble, Loren Stillman, Chris Speed, Angelica Sanchez, Marcus Gilmore, Jaribu Shahid, Tani Tabbal, Matthew Shipp, Oliver Lake.

with ExB (since 2002):
Cristina Zavalloni, Shelley Hirsch, Henry Grimes, Perry Robinson, Andrew Cyrille, David Murray, Sunny Murray, Anthony Coleman, Reggie Workman, Dimitri Grechi Espinoza, Sainkho Namtchylak, Jemeel Moondoc, Roswell Rudd, Marilyn Crispell, Leena Conquest, Billy Bang, Barry Altschul, Sadiq Bey, Sam Rivers, Karl Berger, Steven Bernstein, Amina Baraka, Steve Colson, Nicole Mitchell, Fred Anderson, Daniel Carter, Sabir Mateen, Eri Yamamoto, Terry Riley, Stefano Scodanibbio, Lafayette Gilchrist, Vijay Iyer, Mark Dresser, Assif Tsahar, Cooper-Moore, Chad Taylor, Graham Haynes, Terry Jenoure, Elliott Sharp, Ernest Dawkins, Briggan Krauss, Jim Black, Luc Ex, Veryan Weston, Dagmar Krause, Annie Whitehead, Chris Cutler, Peter Brötzmann, Toshinori Kondo, Massimo Pupillo, Paal Nilssen-Love, Roy Campbell, Mazz Swift, Tomeka Reid, Larry Ochs, Josh Roseman, Ikue Mori, Johannes Bauer, Ken Vandermark, Mats Gustafsson, Robin Holcomb, Bobby Previte, Tom Varner, Lindsey Horner, Curtis Fowlkes, Karen Mantler, Lotte Anker, Francesco Bearzatti, Lawrence "Butch" Morris.

Selected Events:
Teatro Manzoni (Milano), Auditorium Parco della Musica (Roma), Bimhuis (Amsterdam), Banlieues Bleues (Paris), Musicus Concentus (Firenze), Verona Jazz Festival, Festival della Letteratura (Mantova), Centro d'Arte (Padova), New Conversations (Vicenza), Moers Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival (Rotterdam), Iridium Jazz Club (New York City), Pomigliano Jazz (Pomigliano d'Arco), Bang On A Can Festival (New York City), Udin&Jazz (Udine), Warsaw Summer Jazz Days, Jazz em Agosto (Lisboa), Rumori Mediterranei (Roccella Jonica), Jazz en Franche Comté (Besançon), Metastasio Jazz (Prato), Jazzwoche (Burghausen), Club de Música y Jazz San Juan Evangelista (Madrid), All Tomorrow's Party (Minehead), Festival international de musique actuelle de Victoriaville, Jazz y Otras Músicas (Buenos Aires), Royal Festival Hall (London), Angelica (Bologna), Gent Jazz Festival, Guelph Jazz Festival, Lantaren Venster (Rotterdam), ECM Festival (Bielsko-Biala), Casa da Musica (Porto), Sons d'Hiver (Paris), Festival Radar (Mexico D.F.), CAPA Theater (Pittsburgh), Nattjazz (Bergen), Kongsberg Jazz Festival, Jazzaldia (San Sebastian), Saint Mark's Church (Philadelphia), Jazzdor (Strasbourg), Crosscurrent Festival (Botticino & New York City), MARTa Museum (Herford), Irondale Centre (Brooklyn), Ljubljana Jazz Festival, Jazzfestival Saalfelden, Deutsches Jazzfestival (Frankfurt), Vancouver Jazz Festival, Enjoy Jazz (Mannheim), Musica - Festival international des musiques d'aujourd'hui (Strasbourg), Musée du quai Branly (Paris), Guimarães Jazz, Molde Jazz, le Poisson Rouge (New York City), Atlantique Jazz Festival / Penn Ar Jazz (Brest), Festival di Musica contemporanea della Biennale (Venezia), I Teatri Red/Rec (Reggio Emilia), Ad Libitum Festival (Warsaw), Akbank Jazz Festival (Istanbul), Skopje Jazz Festival, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (Washington D.C.), Jazz Festival Willisau, SESC Pompéia (São Paulo), Onassis Cultural Centre (Athens), Torino Jazz Festival, Orchestre de Caen, Centro Cultural São Paulo, Angel City Jazz Festival (Los Angeles), Colston Hall (Bristol), La Casa Encendida (Madrid), Duke University (Durham), Il Ritmo delle cittÓ (Milano), .

in collaboration with ExB (since 2002):
Carthage Jazz Festival, Carnegie Hall (New York City), Queen Elizabeth Hall (London).


The brazilian artists Luciano Bertrand represented since 1996, include:
Tupi Nag˘, Bia, Garganta Profunda, Trio Madeira Brasil, Guinga, Hamilton de Holanda, Mariana de Moraes, Grupo Alcantara Coral, Quarteto Maogani, Yamand¨ Costa, Orchestra do FubÓ, Egberto Gismonti, NanÓ Vasconcelos, Milton Nascimento, Toninho Horta, Elza Soares, Chico Pinheiro.

Selected Events with brazilian artists arranged by Luciano Bertrand:
2000-2008 European Tour of Guinga
2005 European Tour of Toninho Horta
2005-today European Tour of Trio Madeira Brasil
2006 Italian Tour of Milton Nascimento
2007-2009 European Tour for DVD "Brasileirinho" at Ravenna Jazz, Munich, Berlin Jazz fest, Brucknerhaus Linz among others.
2008-today European Tour of Hamilton de Holanda
2011 Italian Tour of Chico Pinheiro 5tet
2012 "Brasil in Jazz" at Ravenna Festival with Egberto Gismonti, NanÓ Vasconcelos, Hamilton de Holanda, Trio Madeira Brasil.


Download all the concerts organized from 2002 to 2014

This is only the beginning. The best is yet to come!

Last update: June the 27th, 2015

 
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