Joachim Kühn

Europeana - SACD

  • Format: SACD (also available as )
  • Cat No.: ACTSACD 9804-2
  • Barcode: 614427980427
  • German Release: 01/09/2006
  • Genre: World Jazz

Europeana wurde bei seiner Erstveröffentlichung als CD im Jahre 1995 mit dem Jahrespreis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik ausgezeichnet

SACD € 18,50

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"Folk music is a definite music form, a living phenomenon, created by real people, inherited and brought to perfection through generations, and still full of life even today." This quote is from a 1963 record by the Swede Bengt-Arne Wallin, an album which has strongly influenced my thoughts about the Europeana project. I strongly believe, that we should not only respect and care for our rich heritage of European folklore, but that we should keep it alive by letting our best contemporary musicians interpret this wonderful music, a music that has been reaching the hearts of people for centuries. This is what we wish to achieve with Europeana."Siegfried LochWe have waited a while for the world premiere performance of the “Jazzphony” Europeana, a piece that had already been released as a 1995 CD co-production of the NDR (Nor...

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Radio Philharmonie Hannover NDR conducted by Michael Gibbs
Joachim Kühn – piano
Jean-François Jenny Clark – bass
Jon Christensen – drums
Django Bates – horn
Douglas Boyd – oboe
Klaus Doldinger – soprano saxophone
Richard Galliano – accordion
Christof Lauer – soprano saxophone
Albert Mangelsdorff – trombone
Markus Stockhausen – trumpet

Recording Information

Recorded by Mandfred Kietzke, Rüdiger Kreuzfeld, Walter Quintus from September to November 1994 at NDR Studios Hannover and Hamburg, Germany
Super Audio Surround Mix 2006 by Walter Quintus at Zerkal Studio, Germany
SACD Authoring and Mastering by Manuel Michalski, Bauer Studios, Ludwigsburg, Germany
Produced by Siegfried Loch. Co-Producer: Wolfgang Kunert
Co-Production ACT Publishing Ltd. and NDR Norddeutscher Rundfunk, Hamburg, Germany