BMW Welt Jazz Award 2018 starts off.

Posted on 31. Jan, 2018 by in BMW Canada

Munich. This year, a BMW Welt Jazz Award is
celebrating a 10th anniversary. Under a yearly changing theme, six
giveaway Sunday matinees will take place during BMW Welt’s double-coned
structure between Feb and Apr 2018. Afterwards, a consultant jury
will commission dual ensembles to perform during a culmination unison on June
9, 2018. The assembly will also have a possibility to opinion for their very
possess favourite. For a kick-off, dual ensembles will contest in
February: The German garb LBT on Feb 18, and a Finish Jukka
Eskola Soul Trio on Feb 25. This year’s thesis will be “Jazz moves”.


Together with bassist Maximilian Hirning and drummer Sebastian
Wolfgruber, pianist Leo Betzl frequently performs as a rhythmic group
famous as LBT. They started their contingent 3 years
ago, while study during a University of Music and Theatre Munich.
Since afterwards LBT has constructed song that surprises a audiences with
play and fad alike. The contingent likes to examination and as such
has won several awards including Steinway’s immature talent award, Kurt
Maas Jazz Award and Hansjörg Henzler Jazz Award. With their new
programme featuring a multiple of techno and jazz, a contingent is
seeking for a dance during a BMW Welt on February 18.


Over a past 10 years, trumpeter Jukka Eskola demonstrated his
flexibility by fasten eminent ensembles personification several kinds of
song including dancefloor with Five Corners Quintet, expressionist
jazz with a large rope of Mikko Innanen and interesting parodies of
jazz with Jimi Tenor. Together with organist Mikko Helevä and drummer
Teppo Mäkynen, a Jukka Eskola Soul Trio earnings to
a hint of jazz. Following a possess manners and regulating a humorous
approach, a contingent will perform relocating essence jazz as listened by Blue Note
and Prestige in a 1960s and 70s, on February 25 at
BMW Welt’s double-coned structure.


Programme of BMW Welt Jazz
Award 2018


Matinees: 11 am to c.1:30 pm during a double-coned structure of
BMW Welt:

February 18, 2018       LBT

Febuary 25, 2018        Jukka Eskola Soul Trio

March 18, 2018           PUERTA SUR – Tangomoods. Arroyo/Schläppi/Engler

March 25, 2018           Andi Kissenbeck’s CLUB BOOGALOO

April 8, 2018                Beady Belle

April 22, 2018              BartolomeyBittmann on-going strings Vienna


Admission is giveaway of assign though seating is limited. Tickets are
theme to availability. Doors open during 10.30 am.


Grand culmination during a auditorium of BMW Welt
at 7 pm:

June 9, 2018             Final unison featuring a dual nominated finalists


Tickets for a grand culmination on Jun 9, 2018, will be accessible as of
Feb 18, 2018, during BMW Welt and München Ticket.


As in prior years, a programme will be hosted by Beate Sampson,
jazz consultant and editor during a German broadcasting hire BR-KLASSIK.




The renowned row of consultant jurors will be headed by
Oliver Hochkeppel (journalist for song and
informative affairs during a German daily Süddeutsche Zeitung) and will
embody a following members:

Roland Spiegel, editor during a song table and jazz
consultant during a German broadcasting hire Bayerischer Rundfunk BR‑KLASSIK;

Andreas Kolb, editor-in-chief of a magazines
JazzZeitung and neue musikzeitung;

Heike Lies, musicologist, Music and Music Theatre
Division of a Department of Cultural Affairs of a state collateral Munich;

Christiane Böhnke-Geisse, Artistic Director of the
general jazz festival Bingen swingt.


For serve questions greatfully contact:

Dr Thomas Girst
BMW Group Corporate and Governmental
Cultural Engagement
Telephone: +49-89-382-247 53

Leonie Laskowski

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49-89-382-45382


Micaela Sandstede

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Spokesperson BMW Welt

Telephone: +49-89-382-61611



About BMW Group’s Cultural Commitment

For roughly 50 years now, a BMW Group has initiated
and intent in over 100 informative cooperations worldwide. The company
places a categorical concentration of a long-term joining on contemporary and
complicated art, exemplary song and jazz as good as pattern and
design. In 1972, 3 large-scale paintings were combined by the
artist Gerhard Richter privately for a corridor of a BMW Group’s
Munich headquarters. Since then, artists such as Andy Warhol, Jeff
Koons, Daniel Barenboim, Jonas Kaufmann and designer Zaha Hadid have
co-operated with BMW. In 2016 and 2017, womanlike artist Cao Fei from
China and American John Baldessari combined a subsequent dual vehicles for
a BMW Art Car Collection. Besides co-initiatives, such as BMW Tate
Live, a BMW Art Journey and a “Opera for All” concerts in Berlin,
Munich and London, a association also partners with heading museums and
art fairs as good as orchestras and show houses around a world. The
BMW Group takes extensive artistic leisure in all a cultural
activities – as this beginning is as essential for producing
groundbreaking artistic work as it is for vital innovations in a
successful business.


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