FUSION FIVE is a new exciting project by Hong Kong drummer, band leader
and Soultone Cymbals Artist Lloyd Yamid. After releasing his debut CD ‘An
Inspiration’ in 2017 Lloyd introduces an international line up of premier Hong
Kong based musicians with a wealth of experience across multiple genres,
performing original and innovative jazz fusion with a hint of latin, rock and
Joining Lloyd his latest venture is US jazz pianist, composer and arranger
Bob Mocarsky, previously a mainstay in the San Francisco and New York
scenes where he quickly gained a reputation as an exciting improviser and
vocal accompanist, as well as B3 organist and arranger, bringing his
originality and passion for music to all genres ranging from Funk to Latin to
Bebop. Bob has written hundreds of compositions and recorded dozens,
while leading many jazz ensembles of his own.
Versatile Canadian bassist Sylvain Gagnon is active in both studio and on
stage, recording on hundreds of CDs and touring with local and international
artists including a World Tour with Jacky Cheung. Equally at home on double
or electric bass Sylvain is in demand across Asia with a variety of groups from
orchestras to jazz ensembles and has performed with, amongst others, Bob
Mintzer, Scott Hamilton, Laura Fyji, Eric Marienthal and James Morrison.
British Saxophonist/producer Jon Rebbeck is active in both jazz and classical
formats. Throughout his career he has appeared on the international stage
with a diverse range of musicians including Michael Nyman, Phillip Glass,
Bob Mintzer, Phil Wilson, Jim Snidero, Eric Marienthal and legendary Louis
‘Moondog’ Hardin. Jon was the original baritone saxophonist of the award
winning Apollo Saxophone Quartet and a member of the late Bobby Taylor’s
Teriver Cheung is an internationally touring guitarist and composer.
Originally born in Hong Kong, his early exposure to classical music has
contributed to his future style of composing as well as playing. Musicians he
has collaborated include Latin Grammy Award winner Eddie Gómez, Billy
Drummond, Jean-Michel Pilc, George Garzone and Antonio Hart. He also
tours constantly with his own group, appearing at some of the major music
festivals including Jazz World Festival (Hong Kong), Jazz W Ruinach Festival
(Poland) and Taichung Jazz Festival.