Tue 01.07. at 20.00
Troker is a six-man fusion band from Guadalajara, Mexico, featuring a trumpeter, saxophonist, guitarist, bassist, drummer and DJ whose music straddles jazz, rock, funk and Cumbia.
Malia & Band
Wed 02.07. at 20.00
Soul and jazz singer Malia has a very subtle vocal style for jazz, soul, pop and electronic music. She embodies both cool and soul.
Thu 03.07. at 20.00
Takuya Kuroda is a Japanese trumpeter, arranger and composer who moved to New York in 2003. His second album “Rising Son” was released by the legendary Blue Note record label.
Fri 04.07. at 20.00
British singer/songwriter Julia Biel cites Cassandra Wilson and Billie Holliday as influences. Her songs transmit clandestine messages within elements of folk, pop and jazz.
Gerald Clayton Trio
Sat 05.07. at 20.00
30-year-old American jazz pianist Gerald Clayton learned from greats such as Kenny Barron and Mulgrew Miller. His strong melodies are as impressive as his artful change of rhythms.
Warren Wolf & The Wolfpack
Sun 06.07. at 20.00
The vibraphonist Warren Wolf has developed a bluesy sound which also contains complex structures. He has a knack for creating a sound which is both vital and cerebral.
Mon 07.07. at 20.00
Trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire knows the rich heritage of jazz trumpet. But he also knows that he can afford fancy stuff, especially when it combines contemporary music with the achievements of tradition.
Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
Tue 08.07. at 20.00
Last year this 24-year old tenor saxophonist became the first female since 1987 to win the prestigious Thelonious Monk Saxophone Competition. Her hard tone is perfect for carrying on the tradition of classic jazz.