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Matthias Muche of T.ON got the WDR Jazzpreis 2021

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Tromboneplayer Matthias Muche of T.ON got the WDR Jazzpreis 2021 for Improvisation! We will play a small concert with T.ON at WDR that will be broadcasted on January 30th 2021 as part of the price ceremony! More info on the broadcast as soon as a link is available! Check out our album ‘T.ON plays Matthias Muche’ with Matthias on trombone, Constantin Herzog on double bass and myself on extended snare drum. https://impakt-koeln.bandcamp.com/album/plays-matthias-muche This is what […]

SOLO at KGNM Containerklang #14

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December 6th 2020 I will play a 15 minute solo concert in Cologne at Containerklang #14, Artheater. A great small festival with amazing other performers playing that evening! More information can be found on the KGNM website: https://kgnm.culturebase.org/de_DE/konzertkalender/containerklang-14-basics.16660823

Our Hearts as Thieves: What the Wildflower Witnessed (release January 3rd 2021)

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LYRICISM AS AN INSTRUMENT: AMERICAN POETRY MEETS EUROPEAN FREE IMPROVISATION — THE SPOKEN WORD ENCOUNTERS TACTILE MUSIC Eliot Cardinaux: pianos, voice, poetry Jonas Engel: alto saxophone, clarinet, modified pTrumpet Etienne Nillesen: extended snare drum Asger Thomsen: double bass, objects Album will be released on January 3rd 2021 and available here: https://bodilypress.wordpress.com/2020/10/18/our-hearts-as-thieves-what-the-wildflower-witnessed/?fbclid=IwAR2QOLamtpLebhau0Qhpx0cj279Pcz-Y1-Sal26C054zBODA7QR79vbcMac Liner Notes: Poet & theorist Cathy Park Hong, in her essay “Against Witness,” writes, in the context of the work of Doris Salcedo, that […]

September/ Oktober/ November 2020

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Some very exciting concerts coming up! September 20th: SOLO + w/ Elsa M’Bala, Paul Hübner, Hannes Siedl, Christoph Ogiermann, Oxana Omelchuk, Liz Kosack, Kamilya Jubran, Naoki Kikuchi and David Helbich in Frankfurt am Main (GER) at You Are Here!/ Palmgarten. https://www.facebook.com/events/633485367591083/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22surface%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22permalink%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D September 24th: w/ Maria Portugal (drums) and Sebastian Gramss (double bass) in Moers (GER) ___________________ October 8th: w/ Matthias Muche (trombone), Matthias Müller (trombone), Daniel Riegler (trombone), Rie Watanabe (grand casa) in Köln (GER) […]

T.ON plays Matthias Muche

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Very excited about this record that will be released September 17th 2020 on IMPAKT records !! T.ON plays Matthias Muche T.ON is Matthias Muche – trombone, Constantin Herzog – double bass and myself -extended snare drum. The album has three pieces by Matthias Muche and was recorded april last year. Being part of this ensemble and recording this great music with two of my favorite musicians was absolutely amazing! This project means a lot to […]

July 12th, 20h Koncertkirken Copenhagen

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Really happy to travel to one of my favorite cities again to play a concert as part of the Copenhagen Jazz Festival! Sunday July 12th 2020, 20:00h VARI presents: KøKö (DE/DK) KøKö is an exciting collaboration between the creative music scenes of Cologne and Copenhagen with several more concerts coming up in both cities. KøKö is initiated by VARI. I am playing the first set that evening in a trio with Matthias Muche and Zoe Efstathiou. Playing […]