Program 2019 1

Waldek Leczkowskis’ Orange Fusion feat. Albert N'sanda

JazzTube Festival Bonn as part of the Stadtgartenkonzerte
at Alten Zoll

Saturday

August 3

Albert N'sanda © Albert N'sanda Promotion
Albert N'sanda © Albert N'sanda Promotion

In Bonn, saxophonist Waldemar Leczkowski is known through his band SAX IN THE CITY.
His current project ORANGE FUSION combines Afro-Grooves, Jazz, Soul and Funk to create a varied musical firework.

19:00 hrs – Stadtgartenkonzerte at Alten Zoll

Friday

August 23

Benedikt Hesse CubaNola © Fariba Farahani - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Benedikt Hesse CubaNola © Fariba Farahani

Benedikt Hesse CubaNola

The Five Musicians around bandleader Benedikt Hesse celebrate 50 years of Miles Davis Bitches Brew and make New Orleans funk pop on Cuban jazz!

17:00 hrs – tube station
Bonn Hbf / Exit
Thomas-Mann-Str.

Andreas Theobald Organ Trio - JazzTube Festival Bonn © Maria Nicolaus
Andreas Theobald Organ Trio © Maria Nicolaus

Andreas Theobald Organ Trio

For more than 80 years now, the Hammond organ has offered keyboard musicians a variety of sound and expression possibilities, and generation after generation has been searching for their own fresh sound.

17:15 hrs – tube statione
Universität / Markt

Valerie Simmonds © Müller-Scholtes JazzTube Festival Bonn
Valerie Simmonds © Müller-Scholtes

Claus Schulte Quartet feat. Valerie Simmonds

The band around Claus Schulte and the singer Valerie Simmonds is dedicated to the “Great American Songbook”.

17:30 hrs – tube station
Heussallee / Museumsmeile

Friday

August 30

Soulcrane + Matthew Halpin - JazzTube Festival Bonn © Julia Haack
Soulcrane + Matthew Halpin © Julia Haack

Soulcrane + Matthew Halpin

With Soulcrane Matthias Schwengler presents a body of sound that brilliantly understands how to reconcile retro feeling and new approaches.

17:00 hrs – tube station
Bonn Hbf / Exit
Thomas-Mann-Str.

Kasia Bortnik © Emanuela Danielewicz - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Kasia Bortnik © Emanuela Danielewicz

Kasia Bortnik Trio

Kasia’s questions about life, which reflect her music and lyrics, remain open, as well as the question of whether the moon landing really existed. The only one thing that counts, is the driving force anyway.

17:15 hrs – tube station
Universität / Markt

LUAH © Linda Schäffler - JazzTube Festival Bonn
LUAH © Linda Schäffler

LUAH

LUAH is made up of three filigree musicians who create something completely new with their arrangements and unusual instrumentation.

17:30 hrs – tube station
Heussallee / Museumsmeile

JIN JIM

JazzTube Festival Bonn as part of the Stadtgartenkonzerte
at Alten Zoll

Saturday

August 31

Jin Jim © Joanna Broda - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Jin Jim © Joanna Broda

Jin Jim belong to the “absolute vertical starter bands in the German jazz scene” (NDR). The stormy success was based on the innovation they achieved with their music: Latin, jazz and rock merge here with previously unknown force: rhythmically highly complex, but harmonically accessible, with influences from flamenco to Indian music and pop.

19:00 hrs – Stadtgartenkonzerte at Alten Zoll

Friday

September 6

CTO © Gerhard Richter - JazzTube Festival Bonn
CTO © Gerhard Richter

CTO

CTO give the impression that the music has been waiting for a great discovery in a dusty attic since the 1970s.

17:00 hrs – tube station
Bonn Hbf / Exit
Thomas-Mann-Str.

Christina Zurhausen - Ausfahrt © Promotion -JazzTube Festival Bonn
Christina Zurhausen - Ausfahrt © Promotion

Ausfahrt

The music of Ausfahrt is rooted in Christina Zurhausen’s own experiences and follows the aesthetics of grunge rock. The bandleader, coming from the rough everyday life of the Ruhr area, composes the band’s songs – songs that, despite their clear structure and melodic is based on improvisations and are characterized by catchiness.

17:15 hrs – tube statione
Universität / Markt

BLANCA NÚÑEZ & BAND © Marcos Angeloni - JazzTube Festival Bonn
BLANCA NÚÑEZ & BAND © Marcos Angeloni

Blanca Núñez & Band

In her own songs in Spanish, she processes her way, the essence of life, the togetherness. The existential urge to express and exchange feelings is their motor. Their fuel forms a nature-connected sound world with room for improvisation.

17:30 hrs – tube station
Heussallee / Museumsmeile

Friday

September 13

HEEN © Elisabeth Kindler - JazzTube Festival Bonn
HEEN © Elisabeth Kindler

HEEN

Completely detached from everything, he creates a captivating atmosphere with innovative melodies, pounding laid-back grooves and crisp rap parts that inspire the audience to the highest.

17:00 hrs – tube station
Bonn Hbf / Exit
Thomas-Mann-Str.

Daniel Oetz Salcines © Anuschka - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Daniel Oetz Salcines © Anuschka - JazzTube Festival Bonn

Daniel Oetz Salcines Quartett

The main compositions to be played are written by Daniel Oetz Salcines, who is taking part in the WDR scholarship “Young Composers Fellowship”. His music is characterized by diversity, in which the roots of the bassist in Latin America are noticeable.

17:15 hrs – tube statione
Universität / Markt

Christine Corvisier © H. Herthel - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Christine Corvisier © H. Herthel

Christine Corvisier 5tet

Christine Corvisier made a name for herself far beyond Cologne with her energetic compositions and her virtuoso but still soulful playing.

17:30 hrs – tube station
Heussallee / Museumsmeile

Friday

September 20

White Album Project @ Dennis Schneider - JazzTube Festival Bonn
White Album Project @ Dennis Schneider

White Album Project

Inspired by this diversity, five professional Bonn musicians, whose musical biographies are at least as different as the music of the album, came together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the White Album in a musical project of their own.

17:00 hrs – tube station
Bonn Hbf / Exit
Thomas-Mann-Str.

KAIROS © Marsha Zeitheim - JazzTube Festival Bonn
KAIROS © Marsha Zeitheim

KAIROS

KAIROS – A fitting credo for a band that thrives on creating music together in the here and now and letting the audience participate in this exciting process!

17:15 hrs – tube station
Universität / Markt

Afro Sambas - Mara Minjoli © Eric Engel - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Mara Minjoli © Eric Engel

Afro Sambas

The fact that Mara Minjoli and Joo Lu’s Nogueira are now more than 50 years later engaged in the compositions of Powell and de Moreas and publish them under the project OS AFRO SAMBAS of the same name shows how timeless their songs still sound today.

17:30 hrs – tube station
Heussallee / Museumsmeile

JazzTube Festival Bonn

The grand finale with the winners of the voting!

Friday

October 11

As every year, the fans and audience are called to choose your three favorites. Over the duration of the subway concerts (23.8.2019 to 22.09.2019), the artists can be rated positively via SMS. The three bands with the highest approval ratings play at the Pantheon Theater Bonn on Friday, October 11, 2019.
The voting will be unlocked on Friday, August 23, 2019!

20:00 hrs – Pantheon Theater Bonn

Saturday

October 12

JazzTube Festival Bonn 2019

double concert

20:00 hrs – Pantheon Theater Bonn

Maik Krahl © Alessandro De Matteis - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Maik Krahl © Alessandro De Matteis

Maik Krahl Quartet

With “Decidophobia” friends of traditional jazz get their money’s worth as much as those who like it a little more experimentally.

20:00 hrs – Pantheon Theater Bonn

Benedikt Jahnel © Sceneline - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Benedikt Jahnel © Sceneline

Benedikt Jahnel Trio

Benedikt Jahnel presents his current album – The Invariant: sophisticated rhythms, catchy melodies, restrained grooves, circling sequences, inspired by minimal music.

20:00 hrs – Pantheon Theater Bonn

Sunday

October 13

JazzTube Festival Bonn 2019

Adi Becker & Grand Central Orchester + Special Guest Jemma Endersby

20:00 hrs – Pantheon Theater Bonn

Jemma Endersby © Nico Schnepf - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Jemma Endersby © Nico Schnepf

Jemma Endersby

What do Max Herre, Fanta 4 and Rea Garvey have in common?
The woman by their side is called Jemma Endersby, mercilessly good backing vocals and for some time also on the road with her own band.

We can look forward to an evening with a big band at the highest level and of course mercilessly good lead vocals by Jemma Endersby!

Adi Becker © Stefan Flach - JazzTube Festival Bonn
Adi Becker © Stefan Flach

Adi Becker

Melodies that move the heart and grooves that instantly make the foot rock along. The possibilities of a complete big band are exhausted in all pitches, electrifying tuttials alternate with masterful improvisations.