Adriana on ABC Jazz Radio

Thank you ABC jazz radio for featuring my latest album 'Adriana' featuring: Drew Gress (bass), Michael Rodriguez (trumpet / flugelhorn), Alan Ferber (trombone), Dave Pietro (alto/soprano), Josh Roberts (drums) and Nic Vardanega (guitar) on their Home Cooked program! https://www.abc.net.au/jazz/home-cooked/going-stateside/10805090?fbclid=IwAR2Ik1cr9xW8cTFFLy-50ahR-_HKCqQeoq-Rj2gWOabwEr5rjQkwGay14CI Home Cooked Mon 25 Feb 2019 The Australian/Indonesian pianist Francesca Prihasti…

Adriana on DownBeat Magazine

Thanks Denise Sullivan for his recent review of Adriana in DownBeat Magazine (August 2019 edition) Indonesian-born, New York-based pianist and composer Francesca Prihasti has traveled the distance from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music to New York University, landing some stellar players to accompany her along the way. For her third…

Adriana on Stu’s Record Room

Thanks to Stuart Kremsky for his recent review on Adriana for Stu's Record Room https://mrstusrecordroom.blogspot.com/2019/ On her self-produced Adriana, pianist Francesca Prihasti offers a batch of smart compositions that make good use of the instrumentation she’s assembled for the project. Born in Indonesia, Prihasti studied in Australia before moving to…

Adriana on Jazz Weekly

Thanks George W. Harris for this write up on Adriana for Jazz Weekly Reviews. Francesca Prihasti: Adrianaby George W. Harris • July 4, 2019 • Francesca Prihasti plays piano and leads a sextet of Nic Vardenaga/g, Drew Gress/b, Josh Roberts/dr, Dave Pietro/as-ss, Mike Rodriguez/tp-fh and Alan Ferber/tb through seven melodic…

12 Women Influencing the Future of Jazz

I am honoured to be featured in this article with the beautifully written review of my album "Adriana". Thank you so much Bill Milkowski and Paste Magazine! "On her third release as a leader, the accomplished pianist-composer from Indonesia, who studied at the Sydney Conservatory in Australia before moving to…

Adriana Press

A year and a bit ago, I recorded my third album "Adriana". Here's a collection of press I have so far received. Album available now on iTunes Store and CD Baby! "The music - albeit energetic - is also reflective" ABC Jazz "Prihasti’s piano melodies are punctuated with precise and…

PRIHASTI / VARDANEGA QUARTET at ShapeShifter Lab 9/21

PRIHASTI / VARDANEGA QUARTET at ShapeShifter Lab Both originally from Indonesia and Australia and now based in New York City, Nic Vardanega and Francesca Prihasti are emerging voices on the international jazz scene. With each being an established composer in their own right, their music draws from a wealth of…