“I believe that Music has the power to heal and uplift, to get us closer to our being and inspire the infinite creative potential that is in each one of us"

Ilario Ferrari

Ilario Ferrari


JUNE 1ST, 2023

'Be yourself'
album launch

Live at the King's Place

For this special occasion, Ilario Ferrari will present a unique arrangement of "Be yourself", performed by his Jazz trio with Charlie Pyne on double bass and Katie Patterson on drums, and featuring the Soli Strings Quartet. Adding an extra visual dimension to the performance will be video projections by the Moldavian-Italian producer Ciprian Turutea.Hosted by Ruth Fisher (Jazz FM).

Childhood Memories album cover

Be Yourself


"Be yourself" is the third album as band leader for Ilario Ferrari, Italian origin, UK resident pianist and composer.  A new adventure born out of a collaboration with the Neapolitan "Ondanueve String Quartet". This project released on the 21st April 2023 and will be brought live in a UK tour that will combine his trio, the string quartet and video projections in a series of unique performances that will explore and challenge the boundaries between Jazz, chamber Music, and sounds of the world.

Out now

Childhood Memories is the debut album of the Ilario Ferrari trio with Charlie Pyne on Bass and Katie Patterson on Drums. A fine balance between jazz improvisations, meditative atmospheres, structured compositions and sounds from Mediterranean culture...

Childhood memories

Childhood memories

Pianist Ilario Ferrari put together an unforgettable show with bassist Charlie Pyne and drummer Katie Patterson. Special guest, Cuban violin virtuoso Omar Puente completed a lineup that explored just about every dimension of musical performance..
Dave Keech
for Jazz Up Hitchin 2023