Esplanade Presents

Music

The Jazz Conversations: Aya Sekine

Aya Sekine (Singapore)

17 Jul 2022, Sun, 5pm & 6.15pm

45mins

(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Synopsis

To pianist Aya Sekine, jazz is akin to spontaneous conversation and storytelling—making music with others is no different from communication between individuals.

 

2022 marks Sekine’s 20th year of being a professional jazz artist in Singapore. Looking back on the past two decades, she has had so many enjoyable jazz conversations with great musicians. Ready to begin a new chapter of her life, Sekine will celebrate her 20-year milestone by playing some of her favourite standards with two different trios.

Advisory:

Mask-wearing is required for all indoor events. No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Language: English
Things to Note:
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Artist Information

Aya Sekine

Boasting a cross-continental career that spans over three decades and multifarious roles, Aya Sekine commands a reputation for being one of Asia’s most illustrious jazz pianists. Known for her distinctive style of expression that’s at once soulful, dynamic and relentlessly diverse, she has firmly established herself as a fervent jazz advocate in the region, lending herself fully to and championing the genre in everything she does—be it through unforgettable performances in Singapore, Japan and the rest of the world; or tireless grassroots movements to foster a vibrant community.

Date & Time

17 Jul 2022, Sun

5pm

Esplanade Concourse

6.15pm

Esplanade Concourse
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