ABOUT FRANCESCA REMIGI
Francesca Remigi (1996) is a drummer, jazz musician, improviser and composer from Bergamo, Italy.
After obtaining a Bachelor diploma in jazz drums from the Conservatorio G.Verdi of Milano, she is currently attending the last year of a master in jazz drums at the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussels, under the guidance of the drummer Stéphane Galland.
She performed with different bands in many festivals all over Europe, such as the Cross Current Festival (Maastricht) and the North Sea Jazz Festival (Rotterdam), when she was attending an Erasmus Program in the Netherlands in 2017, the Brussels Jazz Weekend 2019, the JAZZMI2019 and PianoCity 2015 in Milano, and the Piacenza Jazz Festival 2020.
She has participated in many different masterclasses such as Umbria Jazz 2012, Siena Jazz 2018 and she won a jazz residency at the Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity (Canada) in August 2019.
This year Francesca has also established her own jazz group “Archipélagos”, and her first album will be out in May 2020, produced by EmmeLabels (Rome). Her band has also been selected for the finals of the Maastricht Jazz Awards 2020.