Papuna Sharikadze Trio From New-York

Papuna Sharikadze Trio From New-York

May 31 First time in Georgia, Melograno present’s Papuna Sharikadze Trio in Tbilisi state conservatoire, created and formed particularly for this event. Papuna will be bringing two exceptional young representatives of contemporary jazz scene, currently established in New York.
20-year-old bassist, student of Manhattan School of Music – Cole Davis – and 24-year-old Israeli drummer – Ofri Nehemya. Papuna and Cole started their first collaborations at Berklee College of Music, where they first met each other. They have already performed at numerous different stages and have made several studio recordings.
Papuna and Ofri met in New York and immediately became good friends.
Nowadays, Ofri plays with some of the leading jazz musicians of worldwide recognition, such as: Avishai Cohen, Aaron Goldberg, Eli Degibri, Shai Maestro and many others. The major part of the repertoire will be jazz standards and original compositions.
Papuna will have some special surprises as well, which we’ll hear soon!