We are happy to announce the up coming tour of
The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra featuring special guests René Marie & Akiko Tsuruga
We are excited about the debut of the CHJO together with the fantastic René Marie as special guest. Akiko Tsuruga is our 2nd guest, and if you haven’t heard her live, now is the time to discover this amazing jazz organist!
On Tour 7 – 26 November 2020
We are happy to announce our new cooperation with Brianna Thomas.
The wonderful vocalist Brianna Thomas “may be the best young straight ahead jazz singer of her generation” according to renowned music critic and author Will Friedwald of the Wall Street Journal. She has performed with many jazz greats including Clark Terry, Wycliffe Gordon, Mulgrew Miller, Wynton Marsalis, Kurt Elling, Dianne Reeves and many more. Trombonist, Curtis Fuller stated, “Brianna Thomas is a marvelous new artist who has all it takes to reach the top of the jazz profession and music in general!”
On Tour Brianna Thomas Quintet to promote the new album “Everybody Knows”.
Brianna Thomas, vocal
Conun Pappas, piano
Ryan Berg, bass
EJ Strickland, drums
Marvin Sewell, guitar
On Tour 13 – 29 April 2020
Defined by her unique style, Maria João became a mark in the improvied music scene. Her remarkable vocal ability and her singular interpretive intensity earned her the international recognition as one of the best singers worldwide. “A poesia de Aldir Blanc” sets out to bring the Brazilian Aldir Blanc's exquisite poetry to the spotlight.
On Tour 2019/2020
In the summer of 2020, Gerald Clayton will tour in the company of his friends and creative partners, Walter Smith III, Joe Sanders and Kendrick Scott. This tour will mark the release of his most recent, just-recorded project. This album marks the completion of Gerald's childhood dream, a live recording at New York’s famed Village Vanguard.
On Tour 23 June – 19 July 2020
New album „Connecting The Dots“ since February 2019
The wonder of music is that it allows us to tap into a dimension where things are more connected thatn they may at first seem. Zohar Argov, Horace Silver, Rumi, Fairouz, an Italian neighborhood in NY and a city in Uzbekistan – these are just some of the people and places that have inspired this brand new album Connecting The Dots.
Guy Mintus is an Israeli born New York based pianist, composer & educator active in Jazz, World Music and contemporary scenes. His musical influences are borderless and bring together elements from Stride piano to Turkish Makams, Indian rhythms to Bach-styled conterpoint, Jewish melodies and American jazz standards that are seamlessly weaved together into his own signature style.
On Tour May 2020