Jazz Fest Wien 2016: First Highlights


Bacharach BurtVideoInfo & Details

Burt Bacharach

Fri 01.07. Vienna State Opera  19.30  


Burt Bacharach is among the greatest American composers of the 20th century. His catalogue includes classics such as „Close to You“, “The Look of Love“, and “Walk On By”. His career has been honoured with numerous prestigious awards, from the Grammy to the Polar Prize to the Gershwin Prize. Info & Details

Scofield/Mehldau/GuilianaMuthspiel WolfgangVideoInfo & Details

John Scofield – Brad Mehldau – Mark Guiliana |
Wolfgang Muthspiel “solo”

Tue 05.07. Vienna State Opera  19.30  


What a trio! Master pianist Brad Mehldau, funk-fusion giterrero John Scofield and drummer Mark Guiliana who also performed on David Bowie’s final album “Black Star”. These artists have now united their talents to create a sound which is both outstanding and unique.
Wolfgang Muthspiel has long been one of the world’s most interesting guitarists. And not by chance ECM released his last two albums. During his long career, he has worked with Brian Blade, Gary Burton, Bob Berg and Ralph Towner. Info & Details

Cullum JamieVideoInfo & Details

Jamie Cullum

Wed 06.07. Vienna State Opera  19.30  


37-year old Jamie Cullum, catapulted himself into the hearts of jazz and pop fans with his 2003 album “Twentysomething”. He came to stay. One of the liveliest artists performing today, he is also a very sublime songwriter who can address life’s problems with timeless melodies. Info & Details

GoGo PenguinVideoInfo & Details

GoGo Penguin

Wed 06.07. Porgy & Bess  21.00  


Founded in 2012, Go-Go Penguin describe their sound as “acoustic electronica”. Much of their music was electronically conceived and then transferred into an acoustic sound. This British group has succeeded in creating a sound which is both exciting and unique. Info & Details


Monday's Finest


Sunset Jazz every monday live at 7pm, Wein & Co am Naschmarkt. Admission free!
Program: mondaysfinest.at


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