Music Release Timeline
1986-1988: Black Sea International Jazz Festival, Costinesti.
1986-1990: Sibiu International Jazz Festival (Winner Grand Prix prize in 1990).
1989: The Radio Concert Hall, Bucharest, featuring Decebal Badila.
1991: Red Sea Jazz Festival, Eilat, Israel. 1992: Beit Lesing, Israel.
1993: Byblos Club, with Arale Kaminsky, Bob Moses and Asaf Sirkis.
1993: Released ‘Changes’. 1993: Haifa Jazz Festival, The Saddle, featuring Peter Wertheimer and Asaf Sirkis.
1999: Created own label TerraceUpdate.
1999: Released ‘After Was Before’
2000: Released ‘Excerpt from three worlds’
2003: Guest at Iridium, New York City, on a bill including John Scofield and Wayne Shorter, and unexpected guest Pat Metheny.
2005: Toronto Convention Centre, performs with Courtney Byron Ensemble, featuring Rosemary Galloway.
2005: Released ‘Quizzare Pictorials’.
2007: TMA of AFM Hall with Byron Ensemble.
2008: Gia and Royce Fay record and remix ‘Demiurge By Default (Mind Over Matter)’ for the album Xcrewsciating by the band Slick Idiot.
2008: Released ‘Debate’.
2010: Released ‘The Purpose & Some Recalls’. 2
010: Released ‘The Piano of Love’.
2010: Released ‘Metamorph Math’.
2011: Gia and The Unpredictable Update headline at Hugh’s Room, Toronto.
2011: Gia and the Unpredictable Update perform and record a concert at The Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, released as the album Anatomical Signatures in 2012.
2011-2014: Appearances on The Liquid Lunch TV Show.
2012: Released ‘Anatomical Signature’.
2012: Released ‘The Son of Anatomical Signature’.
2012: Released ‘Variable Victor’.
2012: Gia and The Unpredictable Update numerous performances at The Rex Jazz Club, on the list of “Best 100 Jazz Clubs of All Times”.
2012: Collaborations with Chick Corea, John Patitucci, Antonio Sanchez and Bernie Kirsch.
2012: Toronto Jazz Festival at Gate 403. Appearances on ‘That Channel’ TV Show.
2013: Celebrations for the Chinese New Year at the Living Arts Centre of Mississauga featured Gia & The Unpredictable Update.
2013: Performance for the “History of Jazz” series at the Waterfront Community Center.
2013: Gia and The Unpredictable Update tour China. Performs at Shanghai Spring International Music Festival, and play seven shows in four Chinese cities.
2013: ‘Anatomical Signatures’ and ‘The Son of Anatomical Signatures’ are inducted in the Musical Heritage of Canada.
2013: Show at Shapeshifter Lab in Brooklyn, produced by Leonardo Pavkovic, Sunnie Sun and Matthew Garrison, featuring Mino Cinelu, Mauro Pagani, Johnny Johnson, Clint Bahr, Beledo and Kim Plainfield.
2013: Released ‘Stratagem’.
2014: Interview and documentary about Gia Ionesco for TVR International for the show The World and Us.
2014: Gia and the Unpredictable Update tour China, performs at Hong Kong, Beijing, Guangzhou, Zhuhai and Shunde Festivals.
2015: Performed at Adelaide Hall, Toronto, Trio with Virgil Donati and Pat Kilbride. Live recording of CD ‘Incentrance’.
2016: Released three CDs: ‘Incentrance’, ‘Far Forward’, and ‘The Voyage of Uncle Clue’.
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