Tom Kessler


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photo by Mariela Perez




Tom began to play music at an early age in his hometown of Guadalajara, Mexico. His music overlaps various genres such as jazz, experimental, and electronic music. Since 2010 he's been involved in the jazz and improvisation scene of Mexico performing in various festivals and venues with Gustavo Nandayapa, Brian Allen, Hans Glawischnig, Giovanni Figueroa, Hernan Hecht, Blair Latham, Gabriel Puentes, Pablo Aguirre, and many others. From 2012 to 2018 he was a faculty member at the Jazz and popular music program at UNICACH in Tuxtla Gutierrez Chiapas. In 2019 he relocated to Berlin where he collaborates in various projects with musicians such as Peppe Bottiglieri, Laura Robles, Miriam Leo, Leon Griese, Joe Smith, Gustavo Obligado and many others.

Tom comenzó a tocar la guitarra a temprana edad en su ciudad natal de Guadalajara, México. Su música abarca diversos géneros como el jazz, música experimental y electronica. Desde 2010 ha estado involucrado en la escena del jazz y la improvisación de México tocando en varios festivales y clubes con Gustavo Nandayapa, Brian Allen, Hans Glawischnig, Giovanni Figueroa, Hernan Hecht, Blair Latham, Gabriel Puentes, Pablo Aguirre, y muchos otros. De 2012 a 2018 fue docente del programa de Jazz y música popular de la UNICACH en Tuxtla Gutierrez. Chiapas. En 2019 se mudó a Berlín donde colabora en varios proyectos con músicos como Peppe Bottiglieri, Laura Robles, Miriam Leo, Leon Griese, Joe Smith, Gustavo Obligado y muchos otros.

Press:

Citizen Jazz review of Nuevo Valso

Articulo en La Jornada Mexico

Articulo en La Jornada Mexico

All about Jazz review of Nuevo Valso by Friedrich Kunzmann