Monday, July 7, 2008

39. Deutsches Jazzfestival Frankfurt 2008

Tickets are now on sale for the jazzfestival in Frankfurt 30 October -1 November, and please note that Friday 31 October they have "The Wyatt Variations- An evening curated by Robert Wyatt". On this evening these artists/projects are on:
Max Nagl "Market Rasen" (Max Nagl as, Klemens Wenger keyb, electronics and Herbert Pirker dr).
Dondestan! – The Wyatt Project (John Greaves voc, p, Sylvain Kassap cl, Hélène Labarrière b, Jacques Mahieux voc, dr, Karen Mantler voc, org, harmonica, Jef Morin g and Special guest: Michael Mantler tp).
Annie Whitehead's "Soupsongs" (Annie Whitehead musical director, tb, Jennifer Maidman g, voc, Sarah Jane Morris voc, Cristina Donà voc, Harry Beckett tp, flh, Mark Lockheart ts, ss, Steve Lodder p, keyb, Dudley Phillips b, Liam Genockey dr and Special guest: Gilad Atzmon as, ss, cl).
Whether Robert Wyatt himself will be there, is not certain.

There are lots of great artists the other days of the festival too, among others John Surman, Gilad Azmon, Bill Frisell and Uri Caine.

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