Marcel A Trio
Marcel A Trio is a jazz group founded in 2010 by Montreal-based guitarist and composer Marcel Anicic. The band’s sound is centered around his unique, melodic and refined guitar touch. This trio offers a harmonious marriage between groove, blues, funk and modern jazz, adding influences from traditional and ethnic music of each of its members. Composed of veterans of the music scene in Montreal, Marcel A Trio delivers a music full of feelings and captivating: a gift for the ears, heart and soul. Marcel Anicic, from Croatia, grew up with various influences, from Ray Charles to Pink Floyd. Passionate guitarist, major artists like John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Joe Henderson, Charles Mingus, Jim Hall, Miles Davis and Larry Young influenced his compositional style. Marcel recorded four albums as a leader, including: This Way Please (2004), Atomic Memories (2006) Short Stories (2008) and This is Between You and Me… (2010). He recorded his latest album, titled Cold Love (2012), with Marcel A Trio’s musicians, Francis Darche (bass) and Orest Harmatiuk (drums).