tangled simplicity vs. the power of repetition
"Anja Lechner's cello is an open window welcoming all pure sounds of music coming from all corners of the world.” (Tigran Mansurian)
blends of electronic- inspired beats and instrumental improvisation create new sounds derived from a plethora of influences
the artist who plays "the guitar in a ‘pianistic’ manner, almost transcending the instrument in a way that makes it sound like a small orchestra” (Biographer B. Kimberly Taylor)
Is Richie Beirach the best kept secret of piano jazz?
Jazz without stuffiness, rock without blinkers and avant-garde without pretentiousness
a SPECIAL voice somewhere between Kate Bush and Joni Mitchell, a sophisticated sound from outer space
Berlin based avant sci-fi jazz saxophone
- one of the most sought after Trombone players and composers from Switzerland
Berlin based US-drummer known for his futuristic approaches and limitless techniques enjoys developing mindblowing musical ideas and inspiring musical audiences for over 25 years
"..one of those rare reed players whose tone is so recognizable that it contributes to an ever-expanding autobiography with every aural stroke ... " (ECM)
The master of beautiful shadows and dark intensity
pop music from a parallel universe
The Musical Maximalists
With the 18-piece Orjazztra Christian Muthspiel is fulfilling the dream of leading his own jazz orchestra
An ECM recording artist, bandleader and composer, Andy Sheppard is one of Europe’s leading saxophonists and one of a very few British musicians to have made a significant impact on the international jazz scene.