Andrea Veneziani

Oltreoceano is a stunning debut and should quickly have Veneziani as a bassist to watch in the near future. Andrea Veneziani is far more than the next flavor of the month hanging out in odd meter or getting bogged down in a variation on the speed is king mentality. Veneziani is a prolific talent both as an instrumentalist and as a composer and Oltreoceano is indeed one of the very finest trio releases for the year.„

— Brent Black - Critical Jazz

“Bassist Andrea Veneziani teams up with drummer Ross Pederson and featured pianist Kenny Werner for Oltreoceano. It is an excellent blend of originals and standards in a variety of tempos. They really swing on the cover of Charlie Parker’s Segment and Traffico, one of Veneziani’s originals. Each of the trio gets time in the spotlight and all are up to the challenge making this a formidable effort!„

— Oscar Groomes - O’s Place Jazz Magazine

“Best of 2012.„

— Brent Black - Critical Jazz

News

Jun 08 2014

Artist residency at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey

During the second week of June 2014 I had the honor to be a visiting artist, as part of the New York Jazz Workshop faculty, at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey. It was a great week of teaching and performing with Marc Mommaas, Tony Moreno, Fay Victor, Kenny Wessel and Nikolaj Hess. Please visit the Events page for the exact itinerary.
Jan 20 2013

Reviews, articles and more

My debut album Oltreoceano has been receiving many great reviews and awards in the past few months from world renowned magazines and websites. Please visit the Press page to read more about it! Among all I’m happy to announce that Oltreoceano has been selected as Top 10 Critics’ Choice 2012 by the prestigious magazine Jazziz. I am also very honored to have been chosen as May 2012 Artist of the Month by the website Critical Jazz. Also an interview with Mr. Brent Black has been published, check it out! Part one and part two. Also the tune Mark Rothko from my CD Oltreoceano has been broadcast by Radio France.
Jun 09 2012

Oltreoceano is now available at Disk Union and other stores in Japan and at Alessa Records in Austria!

My CD Oltreoceano is now available in some of the best music stores in Japan. Some copies have been purchased and distributed by Disk Union, check their website for more details. You can also buy physical copies from Alessa Records if you are in Austria.

Upcoming events

Jun
4
2015
Thursday

Andrea Veneziani Duo @ The Lexington Hotel

6:00pm - 511 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017, United States
Free entrance
Jun
2
2015
Tuesday

James Silberstein Trio @ Bar Next Door

8:30pm - 129 MacDougal Street, New York, NY 10012, United States
$12 cover charge, for information visit www.lalanternacaffe.com
May
31
2015
Sunday

Kenny Wessel & Andrea Veneziani Duo @ Southeast Grille House

2:00pm - 2459 Route 6, Brewster, NY 10509, United States