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Last dual concerts of a BMW Welt Jazz Award 2020

Munich. For a remaining concerts of a BMW Welt Jazz Award 2020,
a Double Cone of BMW Welt will horde dual serve internationally
famous ensembles. On Feb 25, a immature contingent Reis/Demuth/Wiltgen
from Luxembourg will appreciate this year’s thesis “The Melody at
Night”, followed by a Giovanni Guidi Quintet on Mar 10. It is then
adult to a consultant jury of a BMW Welt Jazz Award to select two
finalists from a sum of 6 participants competing in a final
unison in a auditorium of a BMW Welt on May 9, 2020. In addition
to that, a leader of a assembly endowment will be announced.


The Luxembourgian contingent Reis/Demuth/Wiltgen featuring pianist Michel
Reis, bassist Marc Demuth and drummer Paul Wiltgen will perform during the
fifth unison on

February 25. Alongside vibraphonist Pascal Schumacher a three
musicians are deliberate to be a many famous Luxembourgian
member of a new era of musicians successfully working
on building a young, open European jazz. After any carrying worked on
their possess successful projects, a 3 musicians, who have known
any other given their propagandize days, shaped their contingent in 2011. Michel
Reis complicated during a eminent Berklee College of Music in Boston and
has given been vital and operative in both Luxembourg and a US. Marc
Demuth complicated in Brussels, The Hague and Boston; in 2004, he was
selected to paint Luxembourg during a European Jazz Orchestra. Paul
Wiltgen complicated during a Manhattan School of Music in New York, founded
a American Band The Paislies in 2004 and has given been operative with
many eminent jazz musicians from Europe and a US. In a strict
sense, a contingent Reis/Demuth/Wiltgen has existed given 1998, though its
members usually done a contingent their veteran priority in 2011. Since
then, a contingent has published 3 critically acclaimed albums; The
many new being “Once In A Blue Moon”, that will be presented at
a BMW Welt: Surprising, retaining song that excites a audiences
and being carried by a assured interpretation of a 3 musicians.


At a final unison before to a finale, a Giovanni Guidi Quintet
can be listened in a Double Cone of a BMW Welt on Mar 10. As a
teenager, pianist Giovanni Guidi was detected by trumpeter Enrico
Rava, Italy’s jazz icon, and has been Rava’s accompanist on a piano
ever since. With this work, and increasingly with projects of his own
ensembles, Guidi has invariably gained general fame. In 2006,
he presented his initial possess manuscript “Tomorrow Never Knows”, quickly
followed by “Indian Summer” and “The Unknown Rebel Band” featuring a
vast orchestration. Since 2011, Guidi has been operative with legendary
Munich tag ECM. Initially behaving as accompanist, he has since
published 3 albums of his own. Usually behaving together with
bassist Joe Rehmer and Portuguese drummer João Lobo, Guidi combined two
eminent names of a Italian jazz stage to his contingent for his current
programme “Avec le temps”: woodwind actor Francesco Bearzatti and
guitarist Roberto Cecchetto. The quintet favours impressionist,
musical and bluesy sounds when profitable hommage to a poet, composer
and chansonnier Léo Ferré or a recently defunct Polish trumpeter
Tomasz Stanko. With this programme, one of a many artistic musicians
of a European jazz stage will showcase his talents during BMW Welt.


Programme of a BMW Welt
Jazz Award 2020


Concerts from 7.00 pm to about 9.30 pm during a Double Cone of a BMW Welt:

January 14, 2020         Cecilie Grundt Quintet

January 21, 2020         Andrea Hermenau Quintet

February 11, 2020       Adam Bałdych Quartet

February 18, 2020       Peter Gall Quintet

February 25, 2020       Reis/Demuth/Wiltgen

March 10, 2020           Giovanni Guidi Quintet


The concerts are offering giveaway of charge; however, seating is limited
and can't be guaranteed. Doors open during 6.00 pm.


The final unison featuring a dual shortlisted finalists will be at
a auditorium of BMW Welt on May 9, 2020 during 7.00 pm. Tickets are
accessible during BMW Welt and München Ticket.


This year’s events will be hosted by Hannah Weiss, leader of a BMW
Welt Young Artists Award 2019.



The eminent jury of consultant jurors, that valid success in
prior years, will be headed by Oliver Hochkeppel (Music and
informative affairs journalist, Süddeutsche Zeitung) and will embody the
following members:

Roland Spiegel, Editor and jazz consultant during German broadcasting station
Bayerischer Rundfunk BR‑KLASSIK

Andreas Kolb, Editor-in-chief of and neue musikzeitung

Heike Lies, Musicologist, Music and Music Theatre Division of the
Department of Cultural Affairs of a state collateral Munich

Christiane Böhnke-Geisse, Artistic Director of a general jazz
festival “Bingen swingt”.


This book of BMW Welt Jazz Award will once again suffer the
inexhaustible support of neue Musikzeitung and a Department of Cultural
Affairs of a City of Munich. For a initial time, a Munich hotel
Bayerischer Hof will be partner of a BMW Welt Jazz Award where the
winners of a assembly endowment will perform during a festival “Jazz
Sommer 2020” hosted by a hotel. In addition, a radio hire egoFM
will also join a ranks of new partners and promote all concerts.


For serve questions greatfully contact:

Daria Nikitina

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Corporate and Cultural Communication

Telephone: +49 89 382 60340

Email: [email protected]


Prof. Dr Thomas Girst

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Head of Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49 89 382 247 53

Email: [email protected]


Christophe Koenig

Spokesperson BMW Brand und Marketing

Telephone: +49 89 382 56097

Email: [email protected]

Email: [email protected]


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