17/11/2017  On the road this weekend...

On the road this weekend...

Friday, 17. November
Emil Brandqvist Trio | Bad Homburg - Speicher
Marina & The Kats | Rodgau - Kulturinitiative
Veronika Harcsa & Bálint Gyémánt | Helmbrechts - Textilmuseum
Tingvall Trio |Ulm - ROXY
Robyn Bennett & Bang Bang | Vechta - Gulfhaus

Saturday, 18. November
Marina & The Kats | Borken - Kulturraum³
Veronika Harcsa & Bálint Gyémánt | Lich - Synagoge
Tingvall Trio | Waldshut - Sedus Werk Dogern

Monday, 20. November (almost weekend again...)
Emil Brandqvist Trio | Ansbach - Kammerspiele

15/11/2017  Aeham Ahmad & Edgar Knecht win Creole Festival Award!

After winning the federal Hessian Creole Contest, Aeham Ahmad and Edgar Knecht also bagged the nationwide Creole Festival Award at Creole Festival in Hannover! Congratulations!

Creole Festival Winners

10/11/2017  Concert tip: Dieter Ilg in Wetzlar this Sunday

This Sunday, "the most impressive German Jazz bassist" (FAZ) Dieter Ilg will play in Wetzlar. He'll perform his programme "Mein Beethoven" with his Trio at Ernst-Leitz-Saal, starting at 19:00.


10/11/2017  Live review: Hamburger Abendblatt on Tingvall Trio at Elbphilharmonie

"The brilliant performance by this perfectly attuned ensemble ranks among the best Jazz concerts at Elbphilharmonie to date", renowned daily newspaper Hamburger Abendblatt says about Tingvall Trio's concert at the prestigious venue on Wednesday.

See the link below for the entire review in German:

Hamburger Abendblatt

10/11/2017  TV tip: Markus Stockhausen Group on SWR

Tomorrow, regional TV broadcaster SWR Rheinland-Pfalz will broadcast a feature on this year's Jazzfestival Neuwied. Featured among others will be the concert by Markus Stockhausen Group of November 3rd.

Markus Stockhausen

08/11/2017  Kyle Eastwood in Germany for two shows

In the coming days, Kyle Eastwood will be in Germany for two shows:

Friday, 10.11.2017
Lörrach - Burghof Lörrach​

Thursday, 16.11.2017
Schloss Elmau​ - Jazzfestival
Info & Tickets: See link below

Schloss Elmau Info & Tickets

08/11/2017  Aeham Ahmad & Edgar Knecht at Creole Festival this Friday

This Friday, Hessian Creole Contest winners Aeham Ahmad & Edgar Knecht and his Trio will represent their federal state at nationwide Creole Festival in Hannover!

More tourdates:
01.03.2018 Mainz - Frankfurter Hof
02.03.2018 Nürnberg - Maritim Kultur Lounge
03.03.2018 Karlsruhe - Tollhaus
16.03.2018 Marburg - Lutherische Pfarrkirche
18.03.2018 Reutlingen - franz.K
31.05.2018 Kaiserslautern - Kammgarn

Creole Festival

03/11/2017  Raphael Gualazzi: The new album is out today!

Happy Release Day to Raphael Gualazzi!

The new album "Love Life Peace (International Edition)" is out today.
Here's what renowned TV magazine 3sat Kulturzeit said about the album: "It spreads happiness and will bring back memories of your latest vacation in Italy" - Quite alright on cold, gray autumn days!

Raphael Gualazzi Official

01/11/2017  Raphael Gualazzi on 3sat Kulturzeit

3sat Kulturzeit did a short feature on Raphael Gualazzi last week, check it out below!

Tomorrow, the Italian and his Trio will be playing at Ingolstädter Jazztage - See the link for further info:

Raphael Gualazzi in der 3sat Kulturzeit

27/10/2017  On the road this weekend...

Friday, 27.10.2017
Tingvall Trio | LIE-Schaan - TAK Theater
Marina & The Kats (Quintet) | A-Salzburg - Jazz & The City - Stiegl-Brauwelt

Saturday, 28.10.2017
Yvonne Mwale | Katzenelnbogen - Weltklang Festival
Tingvall Trio | A-Innsbruck - Treibhaus
Joo Kraus | Senden - Aula der Städtischen Wirtschaftsschule (with The Dirty Chords Big Band)
Marina & The Kats (Trio) | A-Salzburg - Jazz & The City - Café Bazar

Sunday, 29.10.2017
Tingvall Trio | A-Innsbruck - Treibhaus

20/10/2017  On the road this weekend...

Friday, 20.10.2017
Emil Brandqvist Trio​ | Dorsten - Das Leo

Saturday, 21.10.2017
Yvonne Mwale | Minden - Jazz Club
Emil Brandqvist Trio | F-Maignelay-Montigny - Festival Jazz du Plateau Picard

Sunday, 22.10.2017
Emil Brandqvist Trio | Keitum, Sylt - Teekontor

13/10/2017  Aeham Ahmad & Edgar Knecht: "keys to friendship" out today

Happy Release Day, Aeham Ahmad, Edgar Knecht and his Trio!

Here's what local radio station hr2-kultur says about the album: "Both impressive and moving, this recording is a truly wonderful example of reaching out across nations and borders. The excellent Jazz Trio is not only just backing the singer, it breathes life into well-crafted arrangements and the stories being told."

hr2-kultur Feature

13/10/2017  New video by Raphael Gualazzi

Today sees the release of Raphael Gualazzi's new single "Lotta Things" which will be followed by the release of his new album "LOVE LIFE PEACE" via o-tone music/edel kultur on November 3rd.

Check out the link below for the new video!

For information and tickets for his concert at Ingolstädter Jazztage on November 2nd, see

Video: "Lotta Things"

06/10/2017  Jean Faure at hr2-Kulturlunch this Sunday

On Sunday, October 8th, Jean Faure will be part of hr2 Kulturlunch at hr-Sendesaal Frankfurt. Together with his Orchestre he'll present examples of France's rich musical tradition.

See the link below for more information and tickets:


04/10/2017  Markus Stockhausen receives JTi Trier Jazz Award

On Monday, Markus Stockhausen was awarded this year's JTi Trier Jazz Award at Mosel Music Festival. Congratulations!

Bereicht im Trier Reporter