Antonio Forcione

Award winning guitarist-composer Antonio Forcione has shared the stage worldwide with some of the world’s most accomplished musicians including Martin Taylor, Biréli Lagrène, Trilok Gurtu, Barnie Kessel, Rossana Casale, Adriano Adewale, Andy Sheppard, Jason Rebello, Chano Dominguez, Soweto Gospel Choir, Larry Coryell, Sarah Jane Morris, Dominic Miller and many more; double-billing with artists such as John McLaughlin, John Schoffield and Leo Kotke.

He breaks the mould of most conventional, popular guitar sounds, be it in the field of jazz, Spanish, African, Brazilian or improvised music.

His 17 albums have variously topped UK and international jazz charts. He has also recorded a duo album with Charlie Haden and just released his last album “Sketches of Africa”.


Life’s Little Dramas n°1
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