The band Tasi Nóra & Azara is a successful combination between the band of the virtuoso pianist Sárosi Péter from Târgu-Mureș and the singer Tasi Nóra. Sárosi Péter was elected “Musician of the Year 2013” at the Muzza Jazz Gala in Bucharest, and Azara’s band was awarded the “Band of the Year” prize, for two years in a row. Band members: Sárosi Péter – piano, Gábor Szabolcs – saxophone, Gyergyai Szabolcs – bass guitar, Pál Gábor – drums.
The singer from Sfântu Gheorghe, after studying jazz in Budapest, was granted a scholarship in the Netherlands, where she had the chance to learn from numerous jazz musicians in the USA. She won awards such as “Best Vocalist” at the Târgu-Mureș International Jazz Festival 2012, “Revelation of the Year 2013”, “Confirmation of the Year 2014”, “Best Vocal Composition” Sibiu 2014. She is currently a vocal coach, she initiated the jazz-pop singing department at the High School of Music in Târgu-Mureș.
For the concert at Jazz in the Park, they have a special guest, the famous guitarist from Budapest, Juhász Gábor, winner of the Gramofon and Artisjus awards in Hungary. The band’s music represents the modern world of jazz, in a wide range of styles based on improvisation. Their repertoire includes arrangements of jazz standards and original compositions, combining jazz, fusion, blues, soul elements. The meeting between sonorities and ingenious solos provides a fascinating journey into the world of jazz, performed with a high quality musicality.