HOLLAND / HUSSAIN / POTTER TRIOScène Moulay Hassan
United Kingdom / India / Usa
Dave Holland, Zakir Hussain and Chris Potter are a mixed trio who draw from popular Indian music and musical comedies from Bollywood. Composed of three musicians from completely different worlds, the project is a voyage experience. Zakir Hussain, a talented composer, is considered one of his generation’s most gifted table players. He is joined by British bassist Dave Holland, whose atypical style and magnificent sound were quickly noticed by Miles Davis. Holland is considered to be a fundamental element in the evolution of contemporary jazz. He has shared musical adventures with Chick Corea, John Scofield, Anthony Braxton, Betty Carter, Steve Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Michael Brecker, and other jazz luminaries. As for saxophonist Chris Potter, he was nominated in 2017 for the Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Jazz Album for The Dreamer is the Dream, a testimony to the exceptional quality he has consistently demonstrated over the years.