OLEG envelopes its audience, reaching deep for a soulful expression in a self-seeking world.
Lead by saxophonist Oleg Golovetsky and accompanied by a powerhouse rhythm section, brings a modern and innovative sound, rooted with an authentic jazz tradition.
“No one has ever intrigued an audience like you. They are listening so intently”, Oliver’s Jazz Club, Greenwich.
Frontman Oleg Golovetsky (sax), studied jazz at the Royal Academy of Music in the junior jazz course. Since then, he has begun studying his bachelor’s degree at Trinity Laban Conservatoire Of Music & Dance.
Sigvards Dižais (rhythm) holding an extreme talent, sustaining the beating heart of the band;
Uģis Immers (bass), the anchor of the quartet, who holds the music together, providing direction and fluent rhythm;
Artis Boriss (keys), who sets the musical atmosphere, holding great responsibility on delivering the mood of each piece. The collective band portrays an atmosphere reflecting the realities of their lives, with each piece bearing its own personality and story.
With influences from the music of Dave Holland, Herbie Hancock and Bheki Mseleku, OLEG’s primary ambition is to connect with people through the language of music, where people may find themselves in a state of peace, inspired and having been communicated an unheard message in contemporary jazz - one of integrated culture and background.