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Nils Wogram’s Root 70 & Strings (CH, DE, NZ) – 26. April

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – Nils Wogram is likely the most renowned trombonist of the young jazz scene in Europe. Together with his three fellow band members of Root 70, he has been touring far and wide over the past years, allowing the band to develop their […]

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Kaja Draksler (SI) – 26. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – Despite her young age of only 27 years, Slovenian pianist and composer Kaja Draksler already has numerous remarkable achievements to look back on. She is the leader of the Acropolis Quartet, founder of the BadBooshBand, has been commissioned to compose for orchestras […]

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Shai Maestro (USA) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – After leaving Avishai Cohen’s band and the release of his first album in 2012, Shai Maestro was invited to play his music in 20 different countries, leaving audiences all over the world fascinated with his unique style. With a strong focus on […]

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The Vampires (AU) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – The wind section is in the spotlight in this piano-less quartet. Dual saxophone and trumpet melodies are played in with extraordinary communication between the band members, who belong to the most appreciated and awarded young Australian jazz musicians. The Vampires‘ blend of […]

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Marianne Trudel „Trifolia“ (CA) – 25. April 2015

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – „Trifolia“ is a term often used for a plant with three leaves. In this critically-acclaimed Canadian formation, the three musicians form an organic whole with their brilliant compositions, brimful with emotion, passion and great virtuosity. Trudel’s driving energy translates directly to the […]

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Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra (CA) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – What started as just a project is now one of Christine Jensen’s most important ensembles. The Montreal-based saxophonist, composer and bandleader says about her 19-piece jazz orchestra, „The band has taken on a life of its own. I now compose with the […]

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KUU! (DE) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – Hailing from the North, South, East and West of Europe, the members of quartet KUU unite a vast variety of influences and experiences. This is paired with their remarkable musical skills and their open approach to jazz. The music that results is […]

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Kathrin Pechlof Trio (DE) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – Kathrin Pechlof is one of the few harp players on the German jazz scene. Irrespective of any conventional conceptions of harp playing, she uses her extraordinary way of playing to encourage the listener to throw all his preconceptions of the instrument over […]

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CNIRBS (DE) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – According to the band members, it is CNIRBS‘ mission to „contribute to the musical exhilaration of the human kind“. They tackle this aim with wild improvisations, complex rhythms and electronic elements – all that with a lot of wit and always with […]

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Slowfox (DE) – 25. April 2014

Jazzahead 2014 [Show as slideshow] Photos: Rolf Schoellkopf – All rights reserved – Slowfox is the new trio of Cologne-based double-bass player Sebastian Gramss (ECHO awardee 2013). Hayden Chisholm (SWR Award 2013) and Gramss present themselves with the “most melodic approach”: a type of first flash of their own pieces – relaxed and intense at […]

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