MANAGEMENT: Mission Formosa

The Mission Formosa project was started in 2013 by the italian famed doubleblass player Giuseppe Bassi and by the talented saxophonist Shen-Yu Su.

After their meeting the pianist Tseng-Yi Tseng, the drummer Kuan-Liang Lin, the saxophonist Gaetano Partipilo and the trumpet player Francesco Lento joined the band getting through the Italian and Taiwanese jazz market and start cooperating with famous musicians such as Gegè Telesforo, Roberto Ottaviano, Dario Deidda and Enrico Rava.

The aim of the band players is to relate the beauty of the Formosa Island (also known informally in english as the Republic of Taiwan) second home of the band leader Giuseppe Bassi.

In just three years, the group has published two albums and played six tours with different lineups starting a connection between Asia and the Mediterrean Area.

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