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Milan
What is your affiliation to the Jazz World?
Musical Artist, Composer, Graphic Designer, Author
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Mirko Fait
Tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone

Mirko Fait, Italian of Turkish origins, was born in Milan on 3rd June 1965 in a family of artists.
Mirko started playing the guitar at a young age, from the early 1970s, but it was only later that he realised that his cultural ground was jazz music. This is why in the 1990s he chose the contralto saxophone. He started his studies in Bergamo with Alberto Nacci, moving back to Milan he continued studying the tenor saxophone with the maestro Michele Bozza, with Giulio Visibelli and Emanuele Cisi at the centre “Civica di jazz” run by Franco Cerri and Enrico Intra, until his last lessons with the American Michael Rosen.

He played straight away in different bands and he performed from the very first years also in jam sessions and with various jazz groups in a few Milanese clubs (Capolinea, Scimmie, Tangram, Aquatica, Mirasol, le Trottoir, Ittolittos, Ca’Bianca, Santa Tecla).

In January 2002, with the Cuban trumpet player and pianist Gendrickson Mena Diaz, he was asked to play for a renowned stylist group at the Pitti Uomo club and in 2003 he founded the jazz band Five for you. In 2004, with the international concert performers Danilo Manto and Max Patrick, he took part in the contemporary music project Mantic Ensemble. In 2007, he founded the Fait Club Quintet, a name that still accompanies him today.

In 2008, the CD by trumpet player Mena came out. Presented at the Blue Note club and called All I missed, it takes its title from a ballad written by the Milanese saxophonist and the trumpeter himself.

2008 was also the year that saw the artist commit himself to an intensive disco graphic activity. Thanks to John Toso and the Italian Way Music production house, he produced several works in a style mixing jazz, ambient and contemporary music.
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Tony Lawson
What Instrument do you play?
Saxophone
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http://www.myspace.com/mirkofait

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a new jazz compilation from the french label Believe.

Posted on July 23, 2010 at 7:01am 0 Comments

70 relaxin holiday masterpieces: a compilation with Miles Davis, Louis Amstrong, Billie Holiday, Toquinho, Chet Baker, Irio de Paola, Jerry Bergonzi, Enrico Rava, Stefano Bollani, Franco Cerri, Nicola Arigliano, Marchio Bossa, Massimo Faraò, Dado Moroni, Le Sorelle Marinetti, John Toso and me!!! :)))… Continue

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At 6:15pm on December 12, 2009, Monica Chapman said…
Hi Mirko,

Its' nice to meet you here.My name is Monica Chapman and I am a jazz vocalist. You can listen to my music by going to my profile page on the jazz network. Its' from my debut CD entitled "Heart's Desire". I would love to hear more about you. All my best,Monica Chapman.
 
 
 

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