Rüdiger Baldauf
”Strawberry Fields“

The Beatles in a different way.
A consistently creative homage.

ERIK LEUTHÄUSER

“Leuthäuser and Köhler manage the balancing act of remaining faithful to the original interpretations while still injecting them with their own DNA.”

Mia Brentano’s RIVER OF MEMORIES

A Mistery Trip

”This is the most moving new album I’ve heard in some time!“

(Dave Saemann, Fanfare Magazine)

New releases

Miriam Ast & Victor Gutierrez – “Secret Songs”

Miriam Ast & Victor Gutierrez – “Secret Songs”

Secret Songs has become a very personal album. The two artists play mostly their own compositions, together with a few special arrangements of well-known jazz standards. Miriam Ast‘s vocals and Victor Gutierrez‘s piano playing enter into an intense musical dialogue that is characterized by warm and lyrical sounds, experimental and free-form passages, and virtuoso improvisations.

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Reinberg – “Old Friend”

Reinberg – “Old Friend”

Behind the name REINBERG – a conceptual fusion of Konstantin REINfeld and Christoph SpangenBERG – two young shooting stars of the German music scene can be found. Here they are presenting a very unusual duo programme, namely a combination of diatonic harmonica (Reinfeld) and piano (Spangenberg).

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Paul Heller meets Roman Schwaller

Paul Heller meets Roman Schwaller

You just need to listen to Paul Heller‘s new CD for a few seconds before you notice it; here are two people who fit together like the pieces of a jigsaw puzzle. It‘s not just because they both play the same instrument, the tenor saxophone …

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Peter Hedrich – “New Hope”

Peter Hedrich – “New Hope”

A unique tribute to the great master Jiggs Whigham, played and expanded by Peter Hedrich, a rising star on the trombone. And appearing as guest of honour on three of the pieces – Jiggs Whigham himself. New Hope is a unique audio document from the 1970s dressed up in brand new clothes!

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Denis Gäbel – “The Good Spirits”

Denis Gäbel – “The Good Spirits”

“I’d been thinking about heading out to record an album in New York, which for me is the most inspirational jazz source, ever since I did part of my studies there in 2006. Two years ago I heard Clarence Penn again in New York’s ‘Smalls’, and I suddenly decided – I can pull this off! I really wanted to capture that special sound and the energy of the local scene”

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Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra – “Kopfkino”

Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra – “Kopfkino”

The Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra (EPJO) was launched in Berlin in 2007. Its trademark is an unmistakable, and in all likelihood globally unique, mix of musical personalities. “Old stars” from the European …

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Ivan Paduart & Quentin Dujardin – “Catharsis”

Ivan Paduart & Quentin Dujardin – “Catharsis”

Ivan Paduart – born in 1966, the Belgian pianist and composer first sat at the piano as a ten-year-old. At seventeen he discovered jazz, and since then he’s been steadily climbing the career ladder step by step, reaping major awards along the way. He has long been regarded as a fixture on the international jazz scene and has his own …

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