Archive for January 29th, 2019

Ruby Pan – Ruby Pan Original Fusion Jazz Album

Ruby Pan was born in 1987 in Taichung, Taiwan. She studied classical piano from an early age. She did not begin playing the saxophone until after high school at which time she joined the orchestra team. She attended musical school for 10 years, where she played classical music for four of those years. She learned to play jazz in her second year of college. She plays Smooth Jazz, Funk, and R & B. She exhibits a strong sense of rhythm.Ruby Pan, Taiwanese saxophonist and flutist, graduated from Dong Hwa University, major in Jazz performance. She’s good at playing Pop, Soul, Funk, R&B, Jazz and known for her performing style that full of power and strong rhythm. Now she’s active in music festivals in and outside Taiwan, TV shows, and famous live houses in Taipei, committing to the promotion and education of Jazz music.

This album is in the music style that influences Ruby the most- Fusion Jazz. It includes 9 original songs and one adapted from famous Taiwanese singer Chris Hung’s tune, “Missing rain”. Produced by Sheng-fei Lu of Timeless Fusion Party, which is the best fusion band of Taiwan, and mixing and mastering by Masakazu Kimura, who worked with T-Square, Jun Abe, Ayaka Hirahara, Kohmi Hirose and other famous musicians like TingYu Lin (guitar), Marcus Tsao (bass), Devlin Chen (drums) and special guests Yi-Jiun Kao (trumpet) and Hanazawa (trombone).

Ten songs represent ten stories from musician’s own life, Ruby shares her world, her feelings and emotions through music. By listening to this album, audience can get to know Ruby Pan, not only as a musician, but also as a person.

Her debut album is available on Amazon.com.