– UPCOMING CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS:
2.2.19 @ West Germany
Weidner / Lang / Baumgärtner
– teaching at Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber DRESDEN, Drum Bachelor, Master and Improvising Ensemble WS 18/19. Great school with great students ans staff! Thanks for this amazing experience.
– Check out Melt Trio
Gig live at MOERS Festival 2018 on main stage! filmed by Arte Concert
– New BAND with Christian Weidner -sax, Andreas Lang – bass
– Some nice gigs coming up with Johnanna Borchert Band (Jonas Westergaard, Peter Meyer)
April 7 th Borsun Sanat – Istanbul
April 19th Stadtgarten – Köln
April 20th Bix – Stuttgart
check some music
from our gig in Copenhagen Jazzfetsival
Super Happy to be once more nominated for JAZZ ECHO 2018 with great Lisbeth Quartett for ENSEMBLE NATIONAL…
Back in Berlin from great 3 week residency in Sri Lanka @ music matters Colombo. Lots of great music, composing, rehearsing, practising, exchanging music with great people at https://www.goethe.de/de/uun/ver/kal.cfm?fuseaction=events.detail&event_id=21180410
with Mats Spillmann and Andreas Lang !!!! YEAH!!! also record coming soon!
March 28th Zürich
March 29th Winterthur
More Gigs in Switzerland with MARIE KRUTTLI TRIO @ CULLY JAZZ Festival
April 14th and 17th
CHECK Lisbeth Tour Dates FEB 6 – 17 and Autumn 2018:
after touring in Africa with Arne Jansen, Europe with Melt Trio, Maurice und die Familie Summen and the Lisbeth Quartett this autumn/winter season, I’m really excited to announce beautiful release of Johanna Borchert Band „LOVE OR EMPTINESS with Peter Meyer – git, Jonas Westergaard – bass, moog, voc.
We are presenting this new music on the road:
– busy Month producing new TAU record with Philipp Gropper, Petter Eldh and Philip Zoubek
AND working on music with new DreamBand Christian Weidner – sax; Andreas Lang – bass
– looking forward to be on tour with ARNE JANSEN TRIO in AFRIKA from Sept 30th – Oct 13th
– new Lisbeth QUARTETT Album
is gonna be released OCT
– next to YAMAHA-drums I’m happy to announce new Endorsement with REMO Drumheads
– New Band with Mats Spillmann, great trumpet player from zürich CH and Andi Lang, we did a nice live recording @ Birds Eye Basel during our 4 Gigs residency there in July
– finished recordings with TAU (Gropper/Eldh/Zoubek/me) starting to edit. Record coming spring 2018 – fingers crossed!!
TRIO with Christian Weidner and Andreas Lang – two of my all time favorite musicians and persons. I’m very excited to announce our first concert @ DONAU 115 June 30th
Another new Trio is playing the day before in Donau 115, I’m really excited to play with long time fellow Oli potratz and young amazing guitar player LUCA AARON
29th June Donau 115
ANOTHER New Trio is residing for ONE WEEK @ Birds Eye Jazzclub in Basel – CH
19 – 23 of July
Mats Spillmann – tr
Andreas Lang – bass
me – drums
Some SummerFestivals coming up with Frittenbude (Uri Gincel paying keys – and back on the big stages again with me – like in the old days with Bonaparte…)
Just got back from a great Tour with Peter Ehwalds Touble Trouble + MARIACHI BRASS in Mexico and San Salvador – – – – –
Now got the new and very happy to be one out of three
nominies for ECHO Jazz 2017 in category drums / national for MELT TRIO Record STROY.
Come check out the band on our little early 2017 TOUR:
08.02.17 Jena, Theater
09.02.17 Nürnberg, Brozzi Jazz
10.02.17 Ulm, Kradhalle
11.02.17 Altenburg, Jazzklub
12.02.17 Duisburg, Lokal Harmonie
13.02.17 Freiburg, Blue Rabbit
15.02.17 Frankfurt, Fabrik
!!!!!!!!! Melt Trio STROY out now (26.8.16)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
check reviews, music tour dates
June 15 – exciting day!
– Melt Trio „STROY“ first copies ready and to be released in august – check ARTE Tracks vids still around
– Melt Trio Release Shows for OCT 16 and FEB 17
SOLO gig booked June 18th in Museum Altranft
new release „Schapitzki“ to be released on UNIT in Autumn Felix Wahnschaffe/Marc Schmolling/Matthias Pichler
– Lisbeth Tour in autumn – also playing in Hungary…
new release Igor Osypov Quartett w Max Mucha/ Wanja Slavin OUT NOW on polish label fortune records
Johannes Bigge Trio check/buy
Nice little documentary on Arte TRACKS about Melt Trio, Uri Gincel, Donau115, me, music, berlin, young people.
Also 2 new Songs sneak preview for Melt Trio 3rd record shot live at donau 115 by nice guys from arte tracks
Just finished mixing MELT TRIO No. 3 with
@ alte Wache
Arte TRACKS is doing a Portrait about Me/
+ filming a live concert @ Donau 115 of Melt Trio on March 5
Watch live on Arte April 23 or
for the next 12 months
check out Johannes Bigge Trio Release on nWog Records (Nils Wograms Label)
recording new Album with Johanna Borchert Band and producer Olaf Opal in Funkhausstudios
I’m very excited to sub for John Hollenbeck with the
TONY MALABY TUBACELLO Quartet in Saalfelden on 30st, Geneva Nov 1st and Linz Nov 3rd
out this great band!
LISBETH LIVE Release on Nov 13th on TRAUMTON
live record from several gigs on the „framed frequencies release tour“ in 14/15
for purchase, listen, information
New Project *
TAU * hunting the golden ratio – recording our first album in september (Petter ELDH,Philipp GROPPER,Philipp ZOUBEK,mE)
Just Recorded Melt Trio 3 In Stockholm!!! To be released March 2016
Special Concert on July 31st @ DONAU 115 with
Keisuke Matsuno (NYC) – git, effects
Lars Graugaard (Copenhagen) – live sampling
MELT TRIO live Concert from donau 115 filmed for AleX TV
X-JAZZ may 7 – 10
I’m playing 7th @ Privat Club MELT TRIO + JAN BANG (live sampling from Norway) sarting 9:30 pm sharp!
I’m playing 8th @ Flux Bau JOHANNA BORCHERT FM BIOGRAPHY starting 9:30 pm sharp!
I’m playing 9th @ Flux Bau URI GINCEL TRIO strating 11 pm sharp!
Check out a nice little interview with me in STICKS Magazin 05/2015:
Melt Trio + Jan Bang XJazz Berlin 7.5.15 @ PrivatClub
further Melt Trio Gigs:
13.2Jazz Föderation Hamburg @ Cascada
27.2. Mi B Festival Bremen
Check a little video about a nice new project of Julia Hülsmann and Theo Bleckman where I am playing in.
Check out Lisbeth Quartett live @ Jazz Baltica
broadcasted 15.11.2014 on
Moritz at MOERS Festival and Music Meeting Nijmegen with
Julia Hülsmann, Theo Bleckmann and Hayden Chisholm
please check out our gig from june 8 at Moers Jazzfestival in full length:
Oliver Lutz Quartett SIGNAL with Christoph Möckel – sax, Pablo Held – wurlitzer; Oli Lutz – Bass, comp.
check it out
New Bonaparte Record out now
New Rosa Rauschen Record „10 Miniaturen“ release in Sept ’14
Felix Wahnscharfe – sax , comp Achim Kaufmann – p, Andreas Lang – b
more infos here
Florian Fleischer und das gelbe vom Ei
Flo Fleischer – git,comp / Niklas Kraft – sax / Andreas Lang – b / MB – dr
LISBETH Quartet „Framed Frequencies“ Release Tour
review of our new Record in Berliner Tagesspiegel
CD Framed Frequencies
MELT trio Meyer/Baumgärtner/Meyer HYMNOLIA OUT NOW!!
Berlin RELEASE Concert @
A-trane Nov 12th
more Melt Trio HYMNOLIA live
Video from the recording session in April 2013 @ Vicsound Studios Stockholm
Check Uri Gincel Trio „FREE“ released on Sept. 20th
Another great fresh release:
Lisbeth Quartett „Framed Frequencies“ out in January 2014