KOTLÁR – RAGAN – KURUC TrioSlovakia
This formation plays the music composed by pianist Ľudovít Kotlár and double-bass player Róbert Ragan Junior. Their composition can be found in their debut albums: Ludo Kotlár trio – Hangin’ feat. Wayne Escoffery and Lukas Oravec and Róbert Ragan Jr. – Turns. Both albums were nominated for the prestigious award Esprit 2017 for the best jazz album of 2017. The third part of the trio is one of the most sought-after percussionists in Czech and Slovak music scene – Kristián Kuruc. Three distinctive personalities of a younger jazz generation of musicians, who have utilised their big talent and ranked themselves among the Slovak top jazzmen.
Ľudovít Kotlár – piano
Róbert Ragan Jr. – bass
Kristián Kuruc – drums
25.9. – FRIDAY / Véčko, Nám. SNP 12, Bratislava
Ludo Kotlár Trio – CD Hangin’
Róbert Ragan Jr. – CD Turns