As the name suggests, the Fats Boys were created in memory of the famous New York pianist Thomas "Fats" Waller and play several numbers composed and played by this incredible musician.
Brenno Boccadoro, professor of musicology at the university and expert in piano stride, plays on piano. Adriano Bassanini and Thomas Winteler, well reputed musicians on the national and international jazz scene, complete the trio, respectively on the trumpet and the clarinet.
In addition, this trio plays also other great numbers, from Louis Armstrong and Jelly Roll Morton for instance.
Adriano Bassanini (trumpet, vocal)
Thomas Winteler (clarinet, sax soprano)
Brenno Boccadoro (piano)