Karim Jazz Pianist

Karim Blal

Karim has played in several clubs and festivals worldwide He won the prizes for Best Group and Best Pianist at the Tuscia in jazz 2009.In the same year begun the collaboration with the famous drummer Gregory Hutchinson recording the successful album “Say-o-Nara”.

He had the possibility to exhibit himself with great artists like: Greg Hutchinson, Ari Hoenig,Hans Glawischnig, E.J. Strickland, Rémi Vignolo, Mauro Gargano,Samuel Hubert, Michel Rosciglione, Max Ionata, Marco Valeri,Roberto Pistolesi, Andrea Nunzi Geraud Portal, Yoni Zelnik, and many many others…

Karim has played in manifestations inherent jazz and modern music like Umbria Jazz, Siena Jazz, North Sea jazz festival,Tuscia in Jazz, at the age of 20 years old he moved to the hague in order to continue the jazz studies at the Royal Conservatory.
Karim has returned to Rome and during this period he studied with musicians like Kenny Barron and Barry Harris,

He spent the last years in Paris, being active in the European jazz scene. He played in France,Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Hungary,Belgium, England, Ireland, Poland, Senegal etc…