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BMW Welt Jazz Award 2019 in February.

Munich. In February, a subsequent ensembles holding part
in a BMW Welt Jazz Award 2019 will be sparkling a public during the
double-coned structure of a BMW Welt, as they appreciate this year’s
thesis “Saxophone Worlds”. The third and fourth matinee will welcome
Géraldine Laurent Quartet on 17 Feb 2019 and Matthieu Bordenave
Archipel on 24 Feb 2019. 

The third turn of a BMW Welt Jazz Award 2019 will showcase the
Géraldine Laurent Quartet. The French Musician
Géraldine Laurent done a indicate of appropriation a low believe of jazz
traditions, that led to her apropos a many sought-after accompanist
of artists including Antoine Hervier, Aldo Romano and thespian Romeyn
Adams Nesbitt. From 2005, Laurent became famous in France for her own
projects. In 2006, she won a “Django d’Or” for best rising artist
and a “Prix Révélation” during a jazz festival during Antibes. Featured on
a pretension page of a New York Times in 2007, she went on to win the
“Prix Django Reinhardt” in 2008, and all of her albums have won
countless awards. At a BMW Welt Jazz Award she will be presenting her
manuscript “At Work” on 17 Feb 2019 together with
pianist Paul Lay, her long-time partner bassist Yoni Zelnick and
drummer Donald Kontomanou.

The 35-year-old effort saxophonist Matthieu Bordenave is regarded as
one of a many superb performers of European jazz. His lyrical,
nuanced personification is immediately tangible via his numerous
recordings. On 24 Feb 2019 he will benefaction his
latest project, Matthieu Bordenave Archipel,
behaving with Florian Weber and Patrice Moret. Florian Weber already
reached a finals of a initial BMW World Jazz Award with his trio
Minsarah and is currently one of a many successful German jazz pianists;
a Swiss bassist Patrice Moret is famous as a member of a Colin
Vallon Trio. Whit them, by his possess compositions Matthieu
Bordenave traces a elegant work of René Char a good French producer of
a 20th century whose particular and formidable to grasp work still
fascinates today.

BMW Welt Jazz Award 2019

Matinees from 11 am to 1.30 pm in a double-cone of a BMW
27 Jan 2019       Maciej Obara Quartet
Feb 2019       Céline Bonacina Crystal Quartet
17 February
2019     Géraldine Laurent Quartet
24 Feb 2019      Matthieu
Bordenave Archipel
10 Mar 2019          Maria Faust
24 Mar 2019          Rudresh Mahanthappa Quintet

The matinees are offering giveaway of charge, however seating is limited
and can't be guaranteed. Doors open during 10.30 am.

Final unison during a auditorium of BMW Welt at
7 pm
4 May 2019                Final unison featuring
a dual shortlisted finalists

Tickets for a final unison will go on sale on 27 Jan 2019, at
a BMW Welt and München Ticket.

As in prior years, a eventuality will be hosted by Beate Sampson,
Editor of a jazz table during German broadcasting hire Bayerischer
Rundfunk BR-KLASSIK.


The renowned row of consultant jurors will be
headed by Oliver Hochkeppel (Music and cultural
affairs journalist, Süddeutsche Zeitung) and will embody the
following members:

Roland Spiegel, Editor and jazz consultant during German
broadcasting hire Bayerischer Rundfunk BR-KLASSIK

Andreas Kolb, Editor-in-chief of 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:
Prof Dr
Thomas Girst
BMW Group Corporate and Governmental
Head of Cultural Engagement 
Telephone: +49-89-382-24753 
[email protected]

Doris Fleischer
BMW Group Corporate and Governmental
Cultural Engagement
Telephone: +49-89-382-27806 
[email protected]

Cypselus von Frankenberg
BMW Group Corporate and Governmental
BMW Brand, Marketing,
Telephone: +49-89-382-30641 
Mobile: +49 170 796 5284
[email protected]
[email protected]

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