Born in New York and raised in Quito, NZ started to play the saxophone at age 15, and at 17 was part of the “University of Montana” Big Band. Studied at “Miami Dade College”, “Manhattan School of Music” and “The New School Jazz”. Played with Steve Lacy, Jovinho Santos Neto, Omar Sosa, Dado Moroni, Claudio Capurro, Andrea Pozza, Andrea Zanzottera, Ira Sullivan, Bobby Few, Chuck Bergeron, Felix Gomez, Ivan Zervigon, etc.. has played concerts in the United States, Europe, and South America playing hundreds of concerts in a wide variety of styles. Nestor has played in many different music festivals and has also been a guest artist at various universities. As a Composer NZ has written hundreds of works. NZ was also the Director of the Jazz Department and of the Classical Saxophone Program in the National Conservatory of Ecuador. Most recently NZ moved to Miami were he leads his "Latin Jazz Ensemble". NZ plays classical music as well as jazz and feels as comfortable playing a Solo Recital as with a Symphony Orchestra.
Dedicated to my Son Zahid.
Live concert at Arts at St John
Ed Calle Tenor and Soprano Saxophone
Nestor Zurita Alto Saxophone
Ivan Zervigon Drums
Chuck Bergeron Bass
Composition by Nestor Zurita H.
The Nestor Zurita Quartet will be playing jazz music that fuse elements from around the world. These compositions are all original and come from my experience playing with musicians from around the globe.
Rey Monroig on Drums
Agustin Conti on Bass
Music Without Borders in conjunction with Arts At St Johns is proud to present this concerts with some of the finest new cuban jazz musicians in Florida.
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The dynamic Jazz Duo is Back!, Paul banman on Piano and Nestor Zurita on Sax
Paul is a real Master on the piano and well be performing at the beautiful Betsy Hotel on a Steinway Piano. All acoustic Jazz. I rarely perform jazz standards but for this occas...
Curso basico de improvisacion en musica popular, rock, balada, funk y smooth jazz. (Requiere conocimiento basico de lectura y de escalas mayores, menores). Sera transmitido en vivo por nuestro video chat. Recomiendo que tengan su instrumento, y papel de p...
Nestor Zurita Jazz Trio Concert at Alliance Francaise South Florida, Free!!!
618 SW 8th St Miami Friday, January 13, 7:00pm
Come and enjoy a night full of high energy improvisations and originals Jazz and Latin Jazz music! with Eric England on the bass...