With the Tivoli Band we recorded some of the songs for the documentary about the history of the Belgian Jazz Music. Today we will play live with the whole band before and after the premiere of the film at studio 4 of Flagey. You can watch the trailer here.
When I make a CD, I always expect problems – with the mix or the master or the booklet or the print. There are a lot of traps – especially if you work low-budget. This time it was the print. Everything was finished. Carmelo Cicero made nice paintings for the booklet, Lennart Weiland helped with passion […]
I accepted to be the musical director and composer for 2 new theatre productions in 2016 with my usual stage director Claudia Bauer. One will be ‘Menschenfeind’ by Molière in Basel (premiere 14.4.2016) and the other ’89/90′ by Peter Richter for the opening of the season in Leipzig (premiere 17.9.2016).
Dark Fader had a photo session with the very talented young Spanish (Belgium based) photographer David Rodriguez. He put so much passion, energy and time into the session. An amazing experience …. and nice, nice pictures. Thanx David !
I got a request to write a 20-25 minutes concerto for classical orchestra plus solo trumpet and solo trombone. That’s a big challenge which I accepted with great pleasure. Deadline should be end of March 2016.
A very old friend of mine with whom I got in contact after a concert in 2007 and who is a really good photographer agreed to take some photos of the new line-up of our South Quartet with Jens Loh and Markus Bodenseh – our new bass players. He doesn’t want his name to be mentioned. […]
This month I will start to program a complete new patcher for our Dark Fader project. I hope that it will be finished in February 2016. It will be a lot of work and a lot of de-bugging at the end. I’m planning to add new devices: 1) the ootsidebox by Jean Noël Lefebvre […]