A composer and bass player from Barcelona. Currently leading: Giulia Valle Group, 'Líbera' and Giulia Valle Trios.

2017 U.S Tour

Schedule 2016
Jazz Time Interview (2015)

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Bassist and Composer Giulia Valle was born in San Remo, Italy but raised in Barcelona. Her love for music began at a very young age—from classical to Italian showgirl Rafaella Carrá. She began studying piano at eight years old. When she discovered Jazz just a few short years later Mingus’ “Goodbye Porkpie Hat” and Brubeck’s “Blue Rondo à la Turk were the first pieces that stuck in her mind. “Live at Pershing” from Ahmad Jamal Trio was the first record she learned by heart, hammering away on her father’s Farfisa keyboard... Read Full Bio

"...There´s a Haidenish quality to the playing... the group sound is quite distinctive. Catch up with her, Valle´s going to be a star” Brian Morton | Jazz Journal – London

“Nowadays European jazz scene will have to count on G.Valle’s talent” -Jacques Denis, Jazz Magazine - France.

“Anyone interested on modern jazz artists like Chris Potter, David Binney, Dave Holland… should find the music of Giulia Valle of great interest” -Farrell Lowe, All about Jazz - U.S.A

“A visual and deeply evoking music, a form of Jazz reaching excellence, a great complicity between all band members…” Pierre Palomé , César –France

“An extraordinary work that mixes emotions in a very colorful way… That band and its musicians trajectories should be followed very carefully” -N.Pollastri, All about Jazz - Italy.