LI(V)FE IS BACK !!!!!
super happy to be on the road again and again and again !!!
GIGS coming up in summer with
TAU 5 / Elia Rediger /Absolutley Sweet Marie / Kalle Kalima Trio / Angelica Nescier / Toby Delius and Simon Jermyn / Johannes Bigge Trio / Stefan Schulze Large / Evi Fillipou / Lorenz Kellhuber Trio etc.
little overview on gigs the next weeks:
21.6.21 open fundus HAMBURG Benjamin Schäfer /Elia Rediger / Sophie Bernado / Robert Lucaciu
Absolutely Sweet Marie /Mannheim, Jazz im Busch
Absolutely Sweet Marie / München, Unterfahrt
Absolutely Sweet Marie / Bayreuth, Wilhelminenaue
Johannes Bigge Trio
7.7. Weilheim // 8.7 Fabrik Frankfurt a .M. // 10.7. Donau115 Berlin
2.9. Cologne Jazzweek / 3.9. Berlin @ JAZZEXZESS / 29.9. @ Renée Bar Basel CH / 30.9 Stuttgart
MATTIUZZI / GROPPER / LICHTENBERGER / BAUMGÄRTNER
Great new project! Check Concert video live @ AL’ARME Festivel 2020
My record of the YEAR (actually of the years 2018 /19/20/2021 – it took so much time to make this…
TAU 5 „Kreise“ out now on VINYL, CD and DIGITAL
I’m so happy about this – please check it out.
so happy! to announce
first Single and VIDEO Release of TAU 5 – a band I was working with producing the record for the past 4 years.
(Philipp Gropper – sax; Petter Eldh – bass; Philip Zoubek – synths; Ludwig Wandinger – electronics and me on drums)
our first incredible
VIDEO to our first single FUEGO is a true blast! made by the one and only visual genius markus s fiedler. Check it OUT!
Here is live video from a gig which we made the recording from
First time social media in my life…..find me on
super happy to announce
TAU 5 live premiere at MOERS FESTIVAL 2020
after 4 years of hard work making our record „TAU 5“:
Philipp Gropper – sax
Philip Zoubek – synths
Petter Eldh – bass
Ludwig Wandinger – electronics
M.B.: – drums
we will play one set
june 1st at 5:30 pm
TAU 5 will be released on Oct/Nov at saatsakt /funinthechurch
NEW RELEASE + Video
Lorenz Kellhuber Trio
all improvised from scratch live at Blackbird Studios Berlin
please check out our improvised set SAMADHI from may 1st recorded at Blackbird Music Studios:
Lorenz Kellhuber – p
Felix Henkelhausen – b
Moritz Baumgärtner – dr
Concerts from Blackbird Studios Berlin
April 8th and 9th
more dates coming…
excited for new project with NYC based pianist and composer
and french bassclarinet legend LOUIS SCLAVIS launching in may for a tour in romania
I’m honored to be the first resident artist for new concert series INSIDE…
at zig zag jazzclub playing new music every monday this month with some of my favorite musicians in the world – check the program
great new release „SAMADHI“ with Lorenz Kellhuber Trio feat. Felix Henkelhausen and me. only improvisation. live from a concert at the grand hall at theater regensburg
I will be featured guest for new concert series at ZigZag Jazzclub in Berlin in JANUARY 20
Playing every Monday with one of my main projects. Check dates:
TAU (Gropper,Eldh,Zoubek,Baumgärtner) finally has a first record. It took 4 long years of hard work.
Last months we were honored to work with Ludwig Wandinger for final producing and mixing and Martin Ruch for mastering.
We created some blast of futureistic music with no home but lots of love and direction to outaspace!
Realease date and further Infos coming soon…
Also I am very excited to be on tour with
in France next week
Oct 14 – 19
Jazzfestival tour in Poland
OCT 21 – 26 coming up with the amazing Wiecek & Gaweda Qintett feat.: RALPH ALESSI
new release Melt Trio + Jan Bang INSTANTS out now. Check on apple music or spotify
looking forward to be part of
Lorenz Kellhuber NEW Trio with Felix Henkelhausen and me playing Bohemia Jazz Festival and some Berlin Shows – release coming end of this year!!:
July 9 – Prague
July 10 – Pilsen
July 18 – Berlin Zigzag
July 19 – Berlin Zigzag
NEW RELEASE on CLEAN FEED
Mats Spillmann TRIO
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Moritz Baumgärtner – drums
Andreas Lang – bass
Matthias Spillmann – trumpet
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CD RELEASE TOUR
8.4. – Zürich, Villa Schneckenmann
9.4. – Luzern, Kleintheater
10.4. – Hamburg, Fatt JAzz im Übel und Gefährlich
11.4. – Berlin, A-Trane
!!!! CHECK OUT NEW RELEASE !!!!
Weidner | Lang | Baumgärtner
live at serious series
– UPCOMING CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS:
2.2.19 @ West Germany
– 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